What is an airship?
An airship is an engine-driven, lighter than air vehicle that can be controlled in flight.
What regulations and policies pertain to airships?
How do I certify my airship?
To certify your airship, you need to apply at your regional Aircraft Certification Office (ACO). If you are a foreign manufacturer, apply to the Small Airplane Directorate through your national airworthiness authority.
Can Designated Engineering Representatives do airship work?
Yes, a Designated Engineering Representative can do airship work, if delegated by their ACO.
Who can I contact if I have questions about airships?
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