The minimum equipment list (MEL) provides for the safe operation of an aircraft, under specific conditions with particular inoperative equipment.
The operator prepares MEL by taking reference of the MMEL keeping in mind the type of aircraft. Every operator under the Aruban registry must submit a MEL to the DCA of Aruba for approval.
The Minimum Equipment List shall contain at least the following:
For further guidance operators can consult AMC-024 for guidelines on how
to produce a MEL, based on Aruba’s requirements.
For request of extensions of deferred MEL items fill out and submit Form INS-4.071. Operators that already
have their own standardized form are welcome to keep using these.