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Canadian Aviation Regulations (SOR/96-433)

Regulations are current to 2019-08-28 and last amended on 2019-08-08. Previous Versions

Part IV — Personnel Licensing and Training (continued)

Subpart 1 — Flight Crew Permits, Licences and Ratings (continued)

Division IV — Pilot Permits (continued)

Recreational — Aeroplanes — Privileges

 The holder of a pilot permit — recreational — aeroplane may, under day VFR, act as

  • (a) pilot-in-command of an aeroplane of a class and type in respect of which the permit is endorsed with a rating where

    • (i) the aeroplane is a single-engined aeroplane that is not a high-performance aeroplane,

    • (ii) the aeroplane is designed, or is authorized by a type certificate, to carry a maximum of four persons, and

    • (iii) no more than one passenger is carried on board;

  • (b) pilot-in-command of an ultra-light aeroplane; and

  • (c) 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 Standard 425 — 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 is carried on board.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 12
  • SOR/2011-284, s. 7
  • SOR/2014-15, s. 7
  • SOR/2019-119, s. 47
Recreational — Helicopters — Privileges

 The holder of a pilot permit — recreational — helicopter may, under day VFR, act as

  • (a) pilot-in-command of a helicopter of a type specified in the personnel licensing standards in respect of which the permit is endorsed with a rating where

    • (i) the helicopter is a single-engined helicopter,

    • (ii) no more than one passenger is carried on board; and

    • (iii) no external loads are carried; and

  • (b) 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 Standard 425 — 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 is carried on board.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 13
  • SOR/2011-284, s. 8
  • SOR/2014-15, s. 8
  • SOR/2019-119, s. 47

Division V — Pilot Licence

Gliders — Privileges

 The holder of a pilot licence — glider may, under day VFR, act as

  • (a) pilot-in-command of a glider in which no passenger is carried on board;

  • (b) pilot-in-command of a glider in which passengers are carried on board where

    • (i) the glider is launched by a method of launch endorsed by the holder of a flight instructor rating — glider in the holder’s personal log pursuant to subsection 401.18(1) or (2), and

    • (ii) the method of launch has been used by the holder for not less than three previous solo flights; and

  • (c) 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 Standard 425 — 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 is carried on board.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 14
  • SOR/2011-284, s. 9
  • SOR/2014-15, s. 9
  • SOR/2019-119, s. 47
Balloons — Privileges

 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 Standard 425 — 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 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
  • SOR/2014-15, s. 10
  • SOR/2019-119, s. 47

Division VI — Private Pilot Licence

Aeroplanes — Privileges

 The holder of a private pilot licence — aeroplane may act as

  • (a) pilot-in-command or co-pilot of an aeroplane of a class and type in respect of which the licence is endorsed with ratings;

  • (b) pilot-in-command of an ultra-light aeroplane; and

  • (c) 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 Standard 425 — 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 is carried on board.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 16
  • SOR/2011-284, s. 11
  • SOR/2014-15, s. 11
  • SOR/2019-119, s. 47
Helicopters — Privileges

 The holder of a private pilot licence — helicopter may act as

  • (a) pilot-in-command or co-pilot of a helicopter of a type in respect of which the licence is endorsed with ratings; and

  • (b) 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 Standard 425 — 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 is carried on board.

  • SOR/2001-49, s. 17
  • SOR/2011-284, s. 12
  • SOR/2014-15, s. 12
  • SOR/2019-119, s. 47
 
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