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3000 series: air traffic management regulations (ATM)

Individual Regulatory Articles (RA) relating to the 3000 series.

Withdrawn Regulatory Articles (RAs)

Any RAs that have been withdrawn for more than 6 months are no longer listed alongside the current RAs. Withdrawn RAs are listed for reference only at the bottom of this page (link available in the table of contents) under the heading Withdrawn Regulatory Articles.

If no RAs have been withdrawn from this series then Withdrawn Regulatory Articles will not be available to view.

MAA regulatory publications (MRP)

The Military Aviation Authority regulatory publications (MRP) are split into 3 layers:-

Regulation contact information

Email: DSA-MAA-MRPEnquiries@mod.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)30679 38269

Address:

MAA regulation enquiries
Juniper 1, Abbey Wood North
Bristol
BS34 8QW

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Table of contents

Foreword

3016 to 3021: aerodrome and aerodrome control

3049: defence contractor flying organization operations support

3100 to 3108: Air Traffic Management (ATM) Equipment Approved Organization Scheme (AAOS)

  1. Regulatory Article (RA) 3100: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS)
  2. Regulatory Article (RA) 3101: air traffic management (ATM) equipment organization exposition (AEOE)
  3. Regulatory Article (RA) 3102: air traffic management equipment approved organization scheme accountable manager
  4. Regulatory Article (RA) 3103: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS) safety and quality management systems
  5. Regulatory Article (RA) 3104: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS) maintenance records
  6. Regulatory Article (RA) 3105: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS) maintenance documentation
  7. Regulatory Article (RA) 3106: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS) maintenance practices
  8. Regulatory Article (RA) 3107: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS) equipment, tools and material
  9. Regulatory Article (RA) 3108: air traffic management (ATM) approved organization scheme (AAOS) occurrence reporting

3120: ATM equipment standards

3130 to 3140: ATM equipment safety

3201 to 3207: administration

3221 to 3241: radar services

  1. Regulatory Article (RA) 3221: enhanced air traffic services units
  2. Regulatory Article (RA) 3222: autonomous radar units
  3. Regulatory Article (RA) 3223: provision of air traffic service (ATS) inside controlled airspace (CAS)
  4. Regulatory Article (RA) 3224: UK flight information services (FIS)
  5. Regulatory Article (RA) 3225: mandatory air traffic control (ATC) instructions
  6. Regulatory Article (RA) 3226: secondary surveillance radar (SSR)
  7. Regulatory Article (RA) 3227: methods of identification
  8. Regulatory article (RA) 3228: separation standards
  9. Regulatory Article (RA) 3229: traffic information (TI) between air traffic service (ATS) providers
  10. Regulatory Article (RA) 3230: traffic coordination
  11. Regulatory Article (RA) 3231: terrain safe level (TSL) and terrain clearance
  12. Regulatory Article (RA) 3232: provision of vectors to air systems conducting radar to visual recoveries (R-Vis) or short pattern circuit (SPC) below unit terrain safe level (TSL)
  13. Regulatory Article (RA) 3233: conduct of radar handovers
  14. Regulatory Article (RA) 3234: air system formations
  15. Regulatory Article (RA) 3235: airborne collision avoidance systems (ACAS), controller responsibilities
  16. Regulatory Article (RA) 3236: clutter on situational displays
  17. Regulatory Article (RA) 3237: royal low level corridors (RLLC)
  18. Regulatory Article (RA) 3238: controlled airspace (CAS) deeming conventions
  19. Regulatory Article (RA) 3239: air systems conducting transits to/from ships and aerodromes
  20. Regulatory article (RA) 3240: contingency operations for simultaneous failure of surveillance radars and/or air traffic management communication systems
  21. Regulatory article (RA) 3241: secondary surveillance radar (SSR) alone operations

3261 to 3278: aerodrome

  1. Regulatory Article (RA) 3261: aerodrome service
  2. Regulatory Article (RA) 3262: aerodrome access
  3. Regulatory Article (RA) 3263: aerodrome classification
  4. Regulatory Article (RA) 3264: aerodrome inspections
  5. Regulatory Article (RA) 3265: aerodrome lighting operating requirements
  6. Regulatory Article (RA) 3266: aerodrome maintenance
  7. Regulatory Article (RA) 3267: aerodrome vehicle marking and lighting requirements
  8. Regulatory Article (RA) 3268: air system arresting systems (ASAS)
  9. Regulatory Article (RA) 3269: air traffic control (ATC) pyrotechnics and firearms
  10. Regulatory Article (RA) 3270: aerodrome wildlife control
  11. Regulatory Article (RA) 3271: brake parachute recovery
  12. Regulatory Article (RA) 3272: continuous friction measuring equipment (CFME)
  13. Regulatory Article (RA) 3273: aerodrome traffic monitor
  14. Regulatory Article (RA) 3274: low visibility procedures (LVP)
  15. Regulatory Article (RA) 3275: runway visual range (RVR)
  16. Regulatory Article (RA) 3276: truck runway control (TRC)
  17. Regulatory Article (RA) 3277: wake turbulence
  18. Regulatory Article (RA) 3278: snow and ice operations

3291 to 3294: precision approach radar

3301 to 3302: meteorology

3311 to 3313: emergencies

3500 to 3599: aerodrome design and safeguarding

  1. Regulatory Article (RA) 3500: aerodrome design and safeguarding
  2. Regulatory Article (RA) 3510: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: reference information
  3. Regulatory Article (RA) 3511: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: physical characteristic
  4. Regulatory Article (RA) 3512: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: obstacle environment
  5. Regulatory Article (RA) 3513: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: indicators and signalling devices
  6. Regulatory Article (RA) 3514: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: markings
  7. Regulatory Article (RA) 3515: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: lighting
  8. Regulatory Article (RA) 3516: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: signs
  9. Regulatory Article (RA) 3517: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: markers
  10. Regulatory Article (RA) 3518: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: visual aids for denoting obstacles
  11. Regulatory Article (RA) 3519: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: visual aids for denoting restricted use areas
  12. Regulatory Article (RA) 3520: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: aerodrome electrical systems
  13. Regulatory Article (RA) 3521: permanent fixed wing aerodrome: facilities
  14. Regulatory Article (RA) 3530: helicopter landing site: reference information
  15. Regulatory Article (RA) 3531: helicopter landing site: physical characteristics
  16. Regulatory Article (RA) 3532: helicopter landing site: obstacle environment
  17. Regulatory Article (RA) 3533: helicopter landing site: indicators and signalling devices
  18. Regulatory Article (RA) 3534: helicopter landing site: markings
  19. Regulatory Article (RA) 3535: helicopter landing site: lights
  20. Regulatory Article (RA) 3536: domestic helicopter landing site: services, equipment and installations
  21. Regulatory Article (RA) 3550: temporary landing zone
  22. Regulatory Article (RA) 3590: maintenance and safeguarding

Withdrawn Regulatory Articles

  1. Regulatory Article (RA) 3001: military air traffic control (ATC) policy
  2. Regulatory Article (RA) 3003: responsibilities of air traffic control (ATC) personnel
  3. Regulatory Article (RA) 3004: division of airspace and rules of the air
  4. Regulatory Article (RA) 3005: altimetry
  5. Regulatory Article (RA) 3006: notification and conduct of flights
  6. Regulatory Article (RA) 3007: unusual aerial activities (UAA)
  7. Regulatory Article (RA) 3008: methods of identification
  8. Regulatory Article (RA) 3009: radar handover procedures
  9. Regulatory Article (RA) 3010: traffic information (TI) and traffic coordination
  10. Regulatory Article (RA) 3011: types of service and separation standards
  11. Regulatory Article (RA) 3012: general operating procedures
  12. Regulatory Article (RA) 3013: airborne collision avoidance systems (ACAS)
  13. Regulatory Article (RA) 3014: meteorological information
  14. Regulatory Article (RA) 3015: royal flights
  15. Regulatory Article (RA) 3017: aerodrome vehicles
  16. Regulatory Article (RA) 3018: aerodrome control
  17. Regulatory Article (RA) 3019: aerodrome lighting
  18. Regulatory Article (RA) 3020: NATO standard aerodrome procedures
  19. Regulatory Article (RA) 3021: aircraft arresting systems
  20. Regulatory Article (RA) 3023: terminal procedures, general
  21. Regulatory Article (RA) 3024: surveillance directing and ground controlled approach
  22. Regulatory Article (RA) 3025: surveillance approach control
  23. Regulatory Article (RA) 3027: lower airspace radar service
  24. Regulatory Article (RA) 3028: air traffic control (ATC) equipment
  25. Regulatory Article (RA) 3030: air traffic control (ATC) radar units
  26. Regulatory Article (RA) 3031: area radar procedures above flight levels (FL) 195
  27. Regulatory Article (RA) 3032: area radar procedures below flight levels (FL) 195
  28. Regulatory Article (RA) 3033: special air activities
  29. Regulatory Article (RA) 3034: air surveillance and control system (ASACS) - general
  30. Regulatory Article (RA) 3035: operational use of secondary surveillance radar (SSR), general
  31. Regulatory Article (RA) 3036: emergency organizations
  32. Regulatory Article (RA) 3037: secondary surveillance radar (SSR) alone operations
  33. Regulatory Article (RA) 3038: aircraft diversions
  34. Regulatory Article (RA) 3039: overdue action
  35. Regulatory Article (RA) 3040: search and rescue (SAR)
  36. Regulatory Article (RA) 3041: terminal air traffic control (ATC), controllers' emergency actions
  37. Regulatory Article (RA) 3042: area radar, controllers' emergency actions
  38. Regulatory Article (RA) 3043: administration, general
  39. Regulatory Article (RA) 3044: administration, civil aircraft
  40. Regulatory Article (RA) 3045: responsibilities of the radar analysis cell (RAC) and the low flying operations squadron
  41. Regulatory Article (RA) 3046: aeronautical information
  42. Regulatory Article (RA) 3047: air traffic service messages
  43. Regulatory Article (RA) 3048: communications
Published 17 November 2014
Last updated 21 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. The 3500 - 3599 series Aerodrome Design and Safeguarding has been added.
  2. RA 3207 - controller fatigue management has been added to the collection.
  3. Title of the RA3100 - 3108 series of RA's amended for clarity
  4. A new heading, Withdrawn Regulatory Articles, has been added in order to separate current RAs from withdrawn RAs.
  5. The new 3000 series RAs have been published
  6. RA 3136 has been added.
  7. First published.