TP 13984 - Flight Test Guide - Ultra-light Aeroplane

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TP14277 Pilot Examiner Manual

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The information in this publication is to be considered solely as a guide and should not be quoted as or considered to be a legal authority. It may become obsolete in whole or in part at any time without notice.

This flight test guide sets out the techniques, procedures and the marking criteria that will be used by Civil Aviation Inspectors and Pilot Examiners for the conduct of the flight test required to demonstrate the skill requirements for the issuance of a Passenger Carrying Rating and a Flight Instructor Rating - Ultra-light Aeroplane.

Flight Instructors are expected to use this guide when preparing candidates for flight tests. Candidates should be familiar with this guide and refer to the qualification standards during their training.


"examiner" means a Pilot Examiner accredited under section4.3 of Part1 of the Aeronautics Act or a Civil Aviation Inspector authorized to conduct this flight test.

"flight test item" means a task, manoeuvre or exercise listed on the flight test report.

"operating manual" is used as a generic term that applies to a document provided by the aircraft manufacturer or owner that outlines aircraft operating procedures and limitations. In actual fact, it may be given any number of titles including pilot operating handbook, aircraft flight manual or aircraft operating manual.

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