The Engineering Services Department issues 24-binary bit mode ‘S’ transponder codes to aircraft at a fee of US$ 75 per aircraft.
The application procedure is as follows:
- The customer applies for allocation of the code to;
The Director General
Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA)
P. O. Box 30163-00100
Telephone: +254 20 6827470
KCAA Headquarters, Aviation House at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA).
Indicate in the letter the aircraft registration and serial numbers. Attach a copy of Certificate of Registration (C of R) of the aircraft to the letter.
- Once the letter is received at KCAA, an officer in the Engineering Services Department will be assigned to raise a Customer Requisition Form, indicating the company name, aircraft registration number and the amount to be paid.
- The completed customer requisition form will be given to the customer who will present it to the KRA office housed within the Aviation House to pay the fees.
- Once the payment is made and a receipt issued by the KRA, the customer will return the Customer Requisition Form to the Engineering Services Department who will process and allocate a Mode ‘S’ Transponder Code to the aircraft and issue it to the customer.