CAAhttp://caa.lv/enRiga Airport will resume checking e-confirmations for arriving passengershttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/riga-airport-will-resume-checking-e-confirmations-for-arriving-passengers.htmlDue to the decrease in the number of e-confirmations submitted to the Covid-19 anti-immigrant control information system, the Civil Aviation Agency (CAA) has instructed Riga Airport to resume QR code checks for arriving passengers from Friday, October 23.2020-10-23 08:26:18riga-airport-will-resume-checking-e-confirmations-for-arriving-passengersOtherCOVID-19. Exemption from Part-FCL requirementshttp://caa.lv/en/covid-19/covid-19-exemption-from-part-fcl-requirements.htmlThis exemption provides for extensions to privileges of any licence, ratings,certificates or endorsements that expires between 31 August 2020 and 31 October 2020,that validity period is extended until the end of the application of this Exemptionin the case o f1) class ratings, types ratings and instrument ratings endorsed in Part-FCL licences; 2) Part-FCL instructor and examiner certificates.2020-10-15 05:31:09covid-19-exemption-from-part-fcl-requirementsOtherThe Number of Passengers Handled at Riga Airport Drops by Almost 70%http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/the-number-of-passengers-handled-at-riga-airport-drops-by-almost-70.htmlOperational data on the Airport performance in the first nine months of this year show that only 1.8 million passengers were handled at Riga Airport, which accounts for only about a third of last year's passenger volume.2020-10-15 07:52:56the-number-of-passengers-handled-at-riga-airport-drops-by-almost-70OtherRiga Airport is Ready to Work with Electronic Passenger Registration Systemhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/riga-airport-is-ready-to-work-with-electronic-passenger-registration-system.htmlRiga Airport welcomes the government's decision to set up an electronic passenger registration system and will provide all the necessary support for its successful implementation by intensifying monitoring and advising passengers on filling in e-certificates during the first week of the system's operation.2020-10-09 11:10:31riga-airport-is-ready-to-work-with-electronic-passenger-registration-systemOtherRiga Airport to Intensify the Supervision of Passenger Surveyinghttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/riga-airport-to-intensify-the-supervision-of-passenger-surveying.htmlFollowing the government's decision to expand air traffic to Latvia, in order to take care of safety and health of passengers and employees, Riga Airport in cooperation with the Civil Aviation Agency (CAA) will step up its supervision of the incoming passenger surveying process.2020-09-04 14:19:13riga-airport-to-intensify-the-supervision-of-passenger-surveyingOtherAbout Questionnaire before entering Latvia http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/about-questionnaire-before-entering-latvia.htmlPrior to the arrival in the Republic of Latvia, a person who enters the country by using services of international carriers must confirm in writing that upon arrival in Latvia, the epidemiological safety measures established in the country will be observed. In the statement the person must indicate his or her name, surname, personal identification code, contact telephone number and the address of the actual place of residence where the person can be reached, as well as the countries and dates of departure in which the person has stayed during the last 14 days before the arrival in Latvia.2020-09-17 15:22:13about-questionnaire-before-entering-latviaOtherLOT to Resume Flights from Riga Airport http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/lot-to-resume-flights-from-riga-airport.htmlFrom Thursday, 16 July, regular international flights to and from Riga Airport will be resumed by Polish airline LOT Polish Airlines. 2020-07-16 08:56:40lot-to-resume-flights-from-riga-airportOtherAbout visitors receiving http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/about-visitors-receiving.htmlAbout visitors receiving To ensure epidemiological safety, the structural unit of the Civil Aviation Agency will ensure the reception of clients on the days below. The time of the meeting shall be agreed in advance by phone, which is available in the section CONTACTS 2020-10-14 07:20:50about-visitors-receivingOtherAbout visitors receivinghttp://caa.lv/en/covid-19/about-visitors-receiving-1.htmlAbout visitors receiving To ensure epidemiological safety, the structural unit of the Civil Aviation Agency will ensure the reception of clients on the days below. The time of the meeting shall be agreed in advance by phone, which is available in the section CONTACTS 2020-10-14 07:21:24about-visitors-receiving-1OtherWizz Air Resumes Flights from Riga Airporthttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/wizz-air-resumes-flights-from-riga-airport.htmlThe Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air will resume regular international flights to and from Riga Airport on Monday, 15 June 2020-06-15 13:57:59wizz-air-resumes-flights-from-riga-airportOtherWith reference to ICAO State letter AN 11/55-20/50 dated 3 April 2020 concerning operational measures to ensure safe operations during the COVID-19 pandemic, please find attached differences that may arise from Latvia`s COVID-19 contingency measures. http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/with-reference-to-icao-state-letter-an-11-55-20-50-dated-3-april-2020-concerning-operational-measures-to-ensure-safe-operations-during-the-covid-19-pandemic-please-find-attached-differences-that-may-arise-from-latvia-s-covid-19-contingency-measures.html2020-05-27 10:18:39with-reference-to-icao-state-letter-an-11-55-20-50-dated-3-april-2020-concerning-operational-measures-to-ensure-safe-operations-during-the-covid-19-pandemic-please-find-attached-differences-that-may-arise-from-latvia-s-covid-19-contingency-measuresOtherPassenger flight restrictions at the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia.htmlIn accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers order the State Agency "Civil Aviation Agency" has set restrictions until 9 June 23.59 local time for international passenger air transport flights to and from the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia. 2020-05-13 14:10:40passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latviaOtherPassenger flight restrictions at the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia.htmlIn accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers order the State Agency "Civil Aviation Agency" has set restrictions until 9 June 23.59 local time for international passenger air transport flights to and from the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia. 2020-05-26 04:09:13passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latviaOtherNotification on Extension of Validity Periods for Medical Certificates and Medical Reportshttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/notification-on-extension-of-validity-periods-for-medical-certificates-and-medical-reports.htmlNotification on Extension of Validity Periods for Medical Certificates and Medical Reports 2020-05-13 11:27:11notification-on-extension-of-validity-periods-for-medical-certificates-and-medical-reportsOtherNotification on Extension of Validity Periods for Medical Certificates and Medical Reportshttp://caa.lv/en/covid-19/notification-on-extension-of-validity-periods-for-medical-certificates-and-medical-reports.htmlNotification on Extension of Validity Periods for Medical Certificates and Medical Reports2020-05-26 04:08:09notification-on-extension-of-validity-periods-for-medical-certificates-and-medical-reportsOtherCOVID-19. Exemption from Part-FCL requirementshttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/covid-19-exemption-from-part-fcl-requirements.htmlUnder the current circumstances, following the outbreak of “COVID-19” virus, the CAA of Latvia has accepted addtional exemption (EASA Reference:711/20/0494) for extension of validity periods for licenses, ratings, certificates and attestations of aircrew, instructors, examiners as well as theoretical knowledge examination for Part-FCL licence candidates. The exemption applies to a applicant for a FCL licence and to a FCL licence holder to which Part-FCL qualifications, training and experience requirements apply. 2020-04-27 18:33:36covid-19-exemption-from-part-fcl-requirementsOtherCOVID-19. Exemption from Part-FCL requirementshttp://caa.lv/en/covid-19/covid-19-exemption-from-part-fcl-requirements.htmlCOVID-19. Exemption from Part-FCL requirements2020-05-26 04:07:10covid-19-exemption-from-part-fcl-requirementsOtherPassenger flight restrictions at the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia.htmlIn accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers order the State Agency "Civil Aviation Agency" has set restrictions until 12 May 23.59 local time for international passenger air transport flights to and from the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia. 2020-04-14 08:42:56passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latviaOtherPassenger flight restrictions at the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia (04.2020)http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia-04-2020.htmlIn accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers order the State Agency "Civil Aviation Agency" has set restrictions until 12 May 23.59 local time for international passenger air transport flights to and from the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia. 2020-05-26 04:06:09passenger-flight-restrictions-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia-04-2020OtherLong-term permits for transportation of medical goods in passenger saloon issued to airBaltic and SmartLynx airlines http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/long-term-permits-for-transportation-of-medical-goods-in-passenger-saloon-issued-to-airbaltic-and-smartlynx-airlines.htmlThe Civil Aviation Agency of the Republic of Latvia has issued long-term permits for transportation of medical goods in passenger saloon to two airlines - airBaltic and SmartLynx.2020-04-10 13:18:45long-term-permits-for-transportation-of-medical-goods-in-passenger-saloon-issued-to-airbaltic-and-smartlynx-airlinesOtherLong-term permits for transportation of medical goods in passenger saloon issued to airBaltic and SmartLynx airlineshttp://caa.lv/en/covid-19/long-term-permits-for-transportation-of-medical-goods-in-passenger-saloon-issued-to-airbaltic-and-smartlynx-airlines.htmlLong-term permits for transportation of medical goods in passenger saloon issued to airBaltic and SmartLynx airlines2020-05-26 04:01:34long-term-permits-for-transportation-of-medical-goods-in-passenger-saloon-issued-to-airbaltic-and-smartlynx-airlinesOtherNotification of exemption 711 /20/0154http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/notification-of-exemption-711-20-0154.htmlUnder the current circumstances, following the outbreak of “COVID-19” virus, EASA has informed the member States, Latvia among others, about the possibility of exemptions being issued under the “Exemption” arrangements. The exemptions gives Latvia the possibility to extend the period of validity of the rating, certificate, training and checking and the certificates if there is not possible to comply with the requirements of Regulation No 1178/2011 related to “COVID-19”.2020-04-14 06:29:57notification-of-exemption-711-20-0154OtherNotification of exemption 711 /20/0154http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/notification-of-exemption-711-20-0154.htmlNotification of exemption 711 /20/01542020-05-26 04:00:31notification-of-exemption-711-20-0154OtherCovid19 – outbreak: Extension of validity periods for licenses, ratings, certificates etc.http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/covid19-outbreak-extension-of-validity-periods-for-licenses-ratings-certificates-etc.htmlCovid19 – outbreak: Extension of validity periods for licenses, ratings, certificates and attestations of aircrew, instructors, examiners and air traffic controllers as well as theoretical knowledge examination for Part-FCL licence candidates.2020-04-14 06:25:01covid19-outbreak-extension-of-validity-periods-for-licenses-ratings-certificates-etcOtherCovid19 – outbreak: Extension of validity periods for licenses, ratings, certificates etc.http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/covid19-outbreak-extension-of-validity-periods-for-licenses-ratings-certificates-etc.htmlCovid19 – outbreak: Extension of validity periods for licenses, ratings, certificates etc.2020-05-26 03:58:55covid19-outbreak-extension-of-validity-periods-for-licenses-ratings-certificates-etcOtherTonight passenger flight restrictions come into force at the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/tonight-passenger-flight-restrictions-come-into-force-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia.htmlIn accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers order the State Agency "Civil Aviation Agency" has set restrictions from tonight starting at 00.00 local time for international passenger air transport flights to and from the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia.2020-03-16 15:57:25tonight-passenger-flight-restrictions-come-into-force-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latviaOtherTonight passenger flight restrictions come into force at the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/tonight-passenger-flight-restrictions-come-into-force-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latvia.htmlIn accordance with the Cabinet of Ministers order the State Agency "Civil Aviation Agency" has set restrictions from tonight starting at 00.00 local time for international passenger air transport flights to and from the aerodromes of the Republic of Latvia.2020-05-26 03:57:52tonight-passenger-flight-restrictions-come-into-force-at-the-aerodromes-of-the-republic-of-latviaOtherAll international passenger flights to and from Latvia will be suspended from March 17http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/all-pass-flights.htmlAccording to the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Latvia, starting from 17 March 00.00 (EET) till 14 April all international passenger flights to and from Latvia will be suspended. All passengers affected by this decision are advised to contact their airlines. 2020-03-15 18:57:32all-pass-flightsOtherAll international passenger flights to and from Latvia will be suspended from March 17http://caa.lv/en/covid-19/all-international-passenger-flights-to-and-from-latvia-will-be-suspended-from-march-17.htmlAccording to the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Latvia, starting from 17 March 00.00 (EET) till 14 April all international passenger flights to and from Latvia will be suspended.2020-05-26 03:56:51all-international-passenger-flights-to-and-from-latvia-will-be-suspended-from-march-17Other"Civil aviation agency" from beginning of may 2019 post information about suspended, canceled and lost certificates and licenses. http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/civil-aviation-agency-from-beginning-of-may-2019-post-information-about-suspended-canceled-and-lost-certificates-and-licenses.html"Civil aviation agency" from beginning of may 2019 post information about suspended, canceled and lost certificates and licenses. 2019-05-20 07:17:22civil-aviation-agency-from-beginning-of-may-2019-post-information-about-suspended-canceled-and-lost-certificates-and-licensesOtherPilot the drones safely and legallyhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/pilot-the-drones-safely-and-legally.htmlPilot the drones safely and legally2017-07-18 12:39:57pilot-the-drones-safely-and-legallyOtherIntegrating the RPAS in the European skyhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/integrating-the-rpas-in-the-european-sky.htmlIntegrating the RPAS in the European sky2015-03-04 14:11:25integrating-the-rpas-in-the-european-skyOtherFuture development framework for remotely piloted aircraft systems to be set in Rigahttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/future-development-framework-for-remotely-piloted-aircraft-systems-to-be-set-in-riga.htmlFuture development framework for remotely piloted aircraft systems to be set in Riga2015-02-27 08:14:52future-development-framework-for-remotely-piloted-aircraft-systems-to-be-set-in-rigaOtherInformation on revocation of Part 145 and Part M/G approvals for „ Q Nord 145” and „ Q Nord G”.http://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/information-on-revocation-of-part-145-and-part-m-g-approvals-for-q-nord-145-and-q-nord-g.htmlInformation on revocation of Part 145 and Part M/G approvals for „ Q Nord 145” and „ Q Nord G”.2014-07-23 11:56:45information-on-revocation-of-part-145-and-part-m-g-approvals-for-q-nord-145-and-q-nord-gOtherCommission Regulation (EU) No 1178 / 2011 of 3 November 2011 implementationhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/commission-regulation-eu-no-1178-2011-of-3-november-2011-implementation.htmlCommission Regulation (EU) No 1178 / 2011 of 3 November 2011 implementation. 2013-03-27 12:49:09commission-regulation-eu-no-1178-2011-of-3-november-2011-implementationOtherProficiency in the English language used for radiotelephony communicationshttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/proficiency-in-the-english-language-used-for-radiotelephony-communications.htmlThe CAA of Latvia would like to inform, that as of March 5, 2011 all flight crew members and air traffic controllers, who are required to use the radio telephone, meet English language profficiency level in accordance with ICAO and JARs requirements.The information to International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) please see here.2012-12-03 14:37:48proficiency-in-the-english-language-used-for-radiotelephony-communicationsOtherVisiting pilots licences and ratingshttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/visiting-pilots-licences-and-ratings.html1 Visiting Pilots JAA Pilot Licences issued by Member States of the Joint Aviation Authorities 1.1 Unless the Civil Aviation Agency of Latvia in the particular case gives a direction to the contrary, the holder of a JAA pilot licence may exercise all the privileges of that licence in the Republic of Latvia registered aircraft. 1.2 A JAA pilot licence means a licence granted by a JAA Member State that has been accepted for mutual recognition in accordance with the Joint Aviation Requirements - Flight Crew Licensing for aeroplanes or helicopters as appropriate - respectively JAR-FCL 1 and JAR-FCL 2.2013-01-10 11:59:52visiting-pilots-licences-and-ratingsArchiveEuropean Commission First Report on the implementation of the Single Sky Legislationhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/european-commission-first-report-on-the-implementation-of-the-single-sky-legislation.htmlFirst Report on the implementation of the Single Sky Legislation:achievements and the way forward2012-12-03 14:37:20european-commission-first-report-on-the-implementation-of-the-single-sky-legislationArchiveInformation for owners/operators of, aircraft designed in the former soviet systemhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/information-for-owners-operators-of-aircraft-designed-in-the-former-soviet-system.htmlInformation for owners/operators of, aircraft designed in the former soviet system2012-12-03 14:37:20information-for-owners-operators-of-aircraft-designed-in-the-former-soviet-systemArchiveBlack List of airlines banned within the EUhttp://caa.lv/en/civil-aviation/about-caa/what-s-new/black-list-of-airlines-banned-within-the-eu.htmlEuropean Commission releases a first Black List of airlines which are not authorised to operate within the EU. The list includes 96 airlines, which are restricted to operate within the EU and 3 airlines which are subject to certain operational restrictions in the EU. The European Commission advises their people to avoid using the airlines listed on the black list also anywhere else in the world.2012-12-03 14:37:19black-list-of-airlines-banned-within-the-euOther