Subpart 1 — Flight Crew Permits, Licences and Ratings
Division I — General
401.01 Any reference in this Subpart to the personnel licensing standards is a reference to the Personnel Licensing and Training Standards respecting Flight Crew Permits, Licences and Ratings.
401.02 This Subpart applies to
(a) persons who hold or apply for the issuance or renewal of any of the flight crew permits, licences and ratings referred to in this Subpart, namely,
(i) student pilot permits,
(ii) pilot permits,
(iii) pilot licences,
(iv) private pilot licences,
(v) commercial pilot licences,
(vi) airline transport pilot licences,
(vii) flight engineer licences,
(viii) aeroplane class ratings,
(ix) aircraft type ratings,
(x) night ratings,
(xi) VFR OTT ratings,
(xii) instrument ratings,
(xiii) second officer ratings,
(xiv) flight instructor ratings; and
(xv) passenger-carrying ratings; and
(b) persons who apply for the validation of a foreign flight crew licence pursuant to subsection 401.07(1).
- SOR/2005-319, s. 1.
Requirement to Hold a Flight Crew Permit, Licence or Rating or a Foreign Licence Validation Certificate
401.03 (1) Subject to subsection (2), no person shall act as a flight crew member or exercise the privileges of a flight crew permit, licence or rating unless
(a) the person holds the appropriate permit, licence or rating;
(b) the permit, licence or rating is valid;
(c) the person holds the appropriate medical certificate; and
(d) the person can produce the permit, licence or rating, and the certificate, when exercising those privileges.
(1.1) No person shall exercise the privileges of a foreign licence validation certificate unless the person
(a) holds the appropriate foreign licence validation certificate;
(b) has signed the certificate; and
(c) can produce the certificate when exercising those privileges.
(2) A person who holds a military flight crew permit, licence or rating or a flight crew permit, licence or rating issued by a contracting state other than Canada may act as a flight crew member or exercise the privileges of a flight crew permit, licence or rating for the sole purpose of the person’s flight test where
(a) the test is conducted in accordance with section 401.15; and
(b) no passenger other than the person referred to in paragraph 401.15(1)(a) is carried on board the aircraft.
- SOR/2003-129, s. 4;
- SOR/2005-320, s. 3;
- SOR/2010-26, s. 3.
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