General operating and flight rules

General aviation, private and all-weather operations, equipment requirements, obstacle marking and lighting, de-icing, offences and enforcement.

Services and information

Better pilot decision-making

Weather, flight plans, situational awareness, human limits.

Staying current and proficient as a pilot

Skill development, continual training.


Best practices in general aviation

Passenger safety briefings, personal checklists, flying with floats and skis, safe takeoff and landing.

Flying to Canada: what you need to know

Pilot and aircraft documentation, flight planning, airspace navigation, customs, regulations.


Foreign Airspace Conflict Zones

Inventory of Transport Canada alerts for Canadian airlines flying near or over foreign conflict zones.

Marking and lighting of obstacles to air navigation

Obstacle marking and lighting, how to report an incident at a cell tower or aviation obstacle.


De-icing and anti-icing aircraft

Procedures and holdover time (HOT) guidelines for de-icing and anti-icing aircraft.

Apply for a private operator registration document

Private operator registration document application process.


Getting certified as a Category II and III (all-weather) operator

Certification for CAT II and III all-weather operations.

Aviation offences and enforcement

Aviation enforcement and processes, corporate and non-corporate offenders.


Aviation safety management

State safety program, fatigue risk management.

Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELTs)

Approved and accepted ELTs, installation and maintenance requirements and approvals, frequency specifications.


Master Minimum Equipment List (MMEL)

Automatic revision notification, guidance book, procedures manual.