Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority
30 October 2017

Visiting US and Canada registered aircraft FDR Requirements

Required Aircraft equipment (Flight Data Recorders) for visiting aircraft to Bermuda (TXKF) which are registered in Canada and the United States

Commercial Air Transport (AOC holders, Air Carrier and other operators – Parts 121 and 135)


The Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority requires all aircraft requiring Flight Permission under Article 135 of the Air Navigation (Overseas Territories) Order 2013, as amended, to comply with the I.C.A.O. Standards in Annex 6 with respect to the need to be equipped with a Flight Data Recorder (FDR), unless the State of Registration has filed a difference to the Standard to Annex 6 with I.C.A.O. 


Having considered the risk, the Bermuda C.A.A. have decided to accept the U.S. filed differences and permit aircraft covered by the parameters stated in and  The Canadian differences to all the listed Standards are also be accepted.


See the differences here: