Canadian Aviation Regulations
401.25 The holder of a pilot licence — balloon may, under VFR,
(a) act as pilot-in-command or co-pilot of a balloon that is inflated by a method of inflation endorsed by the holder of a flight instructor rating — balloon in the holder’s personal log pursuant to subsection 401.18(3) or (4) and that is of a type for which the licence is endorsed with a rating;
(b) act as pilot-in-command or co-pilot of any aircraft for the sole purpose of the holder’s flight training or flight test where
(i) in the case of flight training,
(A) it is conducted under the direction and supervision of a flight instructor qualified in accordance with section 425.21 of the Personnel Licensing and Training Standards respecting Flight Training, and
(B) no passenger is carried on board, and
(ii) in the case of a flight test,
(A) it 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; and
(c) conduct a take-off in a balloon within a built-up area of a city or town where the holder complies with section 602.13 and the applicable requirements set out in the personnel licensing standards.
- SOR/2001-49, s. 15;
- SOR/2011-284, s. 10.
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