Department of Civil Aviation (DCA), Malaysia

DCA was formed in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur in 1947 and 1953 respectively. It becomes a self-accounting department under the Ministry of Transport in 1976 (previously under the Ministry of Post & Telecommunications). Establish as an organisation to provide efficient and safe air transportation. The core business of DCA is enforcement service to ensure that all aviation activities in its airspace are regulated and conducted in accordance to laws of Malaysia. It also provides Air Traffic Control services to air aircraft in its airspace. Activities that DCA regulates include aircraft certification, registration, personnel certification, airport licensing, air operators certification, air traffic control, air navigation equipment certification. The DCA official website features forms and applications (Air Transport Div, Aviation Security, Airport Standard, Flight Operation, Management & Finance), History of DCA, licenses and FAQs.
Notes:   Available in English and Malay versions.

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Guide ID: 2147 - Last Updated: August 16, 2013