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Canadian Aviation Regulations

Version of section 401.30 from 2012-02-19 to 2019-06-13:

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (3), the holder of a commercial pilot licence — aeroplane may, by day or night,

    • (a) exercise the privileges of a private pilot licence — aeroplane;

    • (b) exercise the privileges of a VFR OTT rating;

    • (c) while engaged in providing a commercial air service by means of an aeroplane of a class and type in respect of which the licence is endorsed with ratings, act as

      • (i) pilot-in-command of the aeroplane, if the minimum flight crew document for the aeroplane specifies a minimum flight crew of one pilot, or

      • (ii) co-pilot of the aeroplane;

    • (d) 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

    • (e) exercise private pilot licence — aeroplane 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 in respect of a commercial pilot licence — aeroplane except the night flight time requirements, the Minister shall issue to the applicant a commercial pilot licence — aeroplane endorsed for daylight flying only.

  • (3) No holder of a commercial pilot licence — aeroplane whose licence is endorsed with a daylight-flying-only restriction shall exercise the privileges set out in paragraphs (1)(a) and (c) 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. 18
  • SOR/2003-129, s. 7
  • SOR/2005-320, s. 5
  • SOR/2006-352, s. 9
  • SOR/2011-284, s. 13

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