Rotor craft external load operator certificate

Safety regulation

  • An applicant for a rotorcraft external-load operator certificate shall hold, or have available the services of at least one person who holds a current commercial pilot licence or airline transport pilot licence, with a rating appropriate for the rotorcraft to be used, issued by the Authority.
  • An applicant shall designate a qualified pilot as deputy chief pilot to perform the functions of the chief pilot when the chief pilot is not readily available.
  • An applicant shall designate one pilot, who may be the applicant, as chief pilot for rotorcraft external-load operations
  • The chief pilot and deputy chief pilot shall be acceptable to the Authority and each shall hold a current commercial pilots licence or airline transport pilots licence,with a rating appropriate for the rotorcraft to be used
  • The holder of a rotorcraft external-load operatorcertificate shall report any change in designation of chief pilotor deputy chief pilot immediately to the Authority.
  • Phone: +256 312/414 352000
  • Physical Address: Airport Road Entebbe International Airport
  • Postal Address: P.O. Box 5536 Entebbe, Uganda
  • Jurisdiction: National
  • Email Address: aviation@caa.co.ug
  • Website: http://www.caa.co.ug
  • Operating Hours: Moday to Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm (excluding weekends and public holidays)
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