Canadian Aviation Regulations
401.31 (1) Subject to subsection (3), the holder of a commercial pilot licence — helicopter may, by day or night,
(a) exercise the privileges of a private pilot licence — helicopter;
(b) while engaged in providing a commercial air service by means of a helicopter of a type in respect of which the licence is endorsed with ratings, act as
(i) pilot-in-command of the helicopter, if the minimum flight crew document for the helicopter specifies a minimum flight crew of one pilot, or
(ii) co-pilot of the helicopter;
(c) if qualified as a flight instructor in accordance with section 425.21 of the Personnel Licensing and Training Standards respecting Flight Training, conduct flight instruction; and
(d) exercise private pilot licence — helicopter privileges until the end of the medical validity period specified for the private pilot licence.
(2) Where an applicant meets the requirements specified in the personnel licensing standards for a commercial pilot licence — helicopter except the night flight time requirements, the Minister shall issue to the applicant a commercial pilot licence — helicopter endorsed for daylight flying only.
(3) No holder of a commercial pilot licence — helicopter whose licence is endorsed with a daylight-flying-only restriction shall exercise the privileges set out in paragraphs (1)(a) and (b) by night.
(4) The Minister shall remove the daylight-flying-only restriction if an applicant meets the night flight time requirements of the personnel licensing standards.
- SOR/2001-49, s. 19
- SOR/2005-320, s. 6
- SOR/2006-352, s. 11
- SOR/2007-229, s. 1
- SOR/2011-284, s. 14
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