This part of the CAA web site provides customers with information about Flight Crew Licences, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Licences and Air Traffic Services Licences.
This part of the department is responsible for the licensing of Aircraft Maintenance Engineers, the approval of training courses and Organisations under Part-147.
Licences are issued under Part-66, which provides a common and mutually acceptable standard across EASA member States.
Additionally, UK National licences may be issued under BCAR Section L.
This part of department is responsible for the grant of pilot, flight engineer and radio-telephony licences and additional qualifications for aeroplanes, helicopters, gyroplanes, airships and free balloons for private and professional flying.
We also approve training organisations and courses, authorise licensing examiners and provide a range of licensing examination, flight test, administrative and general services.
Note: Except for professional flying, glider flying is regulated under arrangements made by the British Gliding Association.
This part of the department is responsible for the grant of Air Traffic Services (ATS) Personnel licences. Two levels of service are provided in the United Kingdom, with an appropriate licence for each:
We also administer certificates of competence awarded to Radio Station operators
Please quote your CAA Reference number if known.
For Air Traffic Services telephone 01293 573270 or by our e-mail address: email@example.com
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Important Licensing Information
Please note, the oldest licence applications in progress are:
|Part-66 AMEL*||Up to Date|
|BCAR Section L||Up to Date|
|Part-66 Type Ratings||Up to Date|
*Date refers to licence issue and conversion from BCAR Section L using our normal process. Note that conversion from BCAR Section L using our fast-track process typically take a maximum of 10 working days. Should the delay in the issue of your licence be affecting your employment, please ask you employer to contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
|Professional Flight Crew||25 Oct 2010|
|Private Flight Crew||22 Oct 2010|
|Instructors||27 Oct 2010|
|NPPL Flight Crew||27 Oct 2010|
Last updated: 8 November 2010