An applicant for a flight radiotelephony operator license shall pass a practical and knowledge test covering the following areas—
The ICAO spelling alphabet; Departure and position reporting, Obtaining meteorological information, Transmission and procedures of distress and urgency signals.
Be at least seventeen years of age.
Communication techniques and procedures; The necessity for brevity in
radiotelephony communication and Priorities , Pre-flight briefing;
Classification of directional finding bearings , Radiotelephony
facilities and frequencies available in the FIR; Elementary knowledge
of the relationship between wavelength and frequency; Radiotelephony
procedures and phraseology and ability to use the radio equipment of the
type installed in the aircraft including the ability to carry out
Comply with the knowledge and skill requirements, for flight radiotelephone operator.
Demonstrate a level of knowledge appropriate to the privileges granted to a holder of a flight radiotelephone operator license.
Demonstrate the ability to read, speak, write and understand the English
language in accordance with the language proficiency requirements.