The provincial governors and the district administrations are also part of the Aviation authorities in Austria. The provincial governors have de facto power to authorise the following:
The powers of district administrations cover matters concerning:
The Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (bmvit) is as the Supreme Civil Aviation Authority one of the Aviation authorities in Austria.
The Austrian Aeroclub (ÖAeC) is the Austrian association of the noncommerical general aviation. The club is member of the „Federation Aeronautique Internationale“ (FAI). This non profit organisation operates unpolitical and on a democratic basis.
The Austrian Aeroclub acts as an official body in a number of areas, including the following: