DECLARATIONS LODGED BY THE REPUBLIC OF ALBANIA UNDER THE AIRCRAFT PROTOCOL AT THE TIME OF THE DEPOSIT OF ITS INSTRUMENT OF ACCESSION
(1) Pursuant to Article XXX of the Protocol –
(A) the Republic of Albania will apply Article VIII of the Protocol;
(B) the Republic of Albania will apply Article XII of the Protocol; and
(C) the Republic of Albania will apply Article XIII of the Protocol.
(2) (A) Pursuant to Article XIX of the Protocol –
(i) the General Directorate of Civil Aviation (DGCA), acting through its Aircraft Registry, with its seat “Muhamet Gjollesha”, street (close to the park of delegations) Tirana Albania, shall be the entry point at which information required for registration in respect of airframes or helicopters pertaining to civil aircraft of the Republic of Albania or aircraft to become a civil aircraft of the Republic of Albania shall be transmitted, and in respect of aircraft engines may be transmitted, to the International Registry; and
(ii) the requirements of Chapter III of title “The Aircraft and the Maintenance of the Aircraft Registry”, of law no. 7877 of November 30th, “On Albanian Civil Aviation”, shall be fully complied with before such information is transmitted at the General Directorate of Civil Aviation (DGCA), to the International Registry.
(B) For purposes of the designation in subparagraph (A)(i) and the requirements in subparagraph (A)(ii), information is transmitted at the General Directorate of Civil Aviation (DGCA), in accordance with procedures established under Albania’s law.
(C) In this paragraph, the term “civil aircraft of the Republic of Albania” has the meaning given that term in article 3, point (d), of Law no. 7877 of November 30th, “On Albanian Civil Aviation”.
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