Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand

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Civil Aviation Authority
Te Mana Rererangi Tūmatanui o Aotearoa
Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand logo.svg
Agency overview
Formed1992[1]
JurisdictionNew Zealand government
HeadquartersWellington
Employees171.1 FTE (2007)[2]
Annual budget$26.9 million (2007)[2]
Minister responsible
Agency executives
  • Nigel Gould, Chairman, 2011-
  • Graeme Harris, Director of Civil Aviation
Parent agencyMinistry of Transport
Child agency
  • New Zealand Aviation Security Service
Websitewww.caa.govt.nz

The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand (CAA) (Māori: Te Mana Rererangi Tūmatanui o Aotearoa) is the government agency tasked with establishing civil aviation safety and security standards in New Zealand. The CAA also monitors adherence to those standards and is responsible for enforcement proceedings. The authority carries out aviation accident and incident investigations in conjunction with the Transport Accident Investigation Commission (TAIC). CAA is also responsible for managing civilian pilot, aerodrome and aircraft licensing in New Zealand. The CAA has its headquarters in the Asteron Centre in Featherston Street, Wellington.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brief for Minister of Transport" (PDF). Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand. March 2006. Retrieved 2008-07-31.
  2. ^ a b "Annual Report 2007" (PDF). Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand. Retrieved 2008-07-31.
  3. ^ "Contact Us Archived 2013-12-31 at the Wayback Machine.." Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand. Retrieved on 30 December 2013. "Location Level 15, Asteron Centre 55 Featherston Street Wellington 6011"

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