Regulatory Article (RA) 5720: structural integrity management

RA covering the need for a programme of measures to counter threats to the structural integrity of fleets and of individual aircraft.


RA 5720: structural integrity management


The purpose of Regulatory Articles (RA) is to provide the framework of policy, rules, directives, standards, processes and the associated direction, advice and guidance, which governs military aviation activity and against which air safety is assessed. The regulator develops regulations in response to applicable UK law, MOD needs, legal changes and recommendations resulting from both assurance or investigation functions.

Published 1 December 2014
Last updated 5 July 2017 + show all updates
  1. Issue 5 has been published under NAA 17/21.
  2. Issue 4 has been published under NAA 16/21.
  3. Issue 3 has been published under NAA 15/25
  4. First published.