Published date: 21 June 2021


This Advisory Circular (AC) describes an acceptable means of compliance with flight time experience and ground training requirements under Civil Aviation Rule Part 61 for the issue of an Aircraft Type Rating.

Related rules

This AC relates specifically to Civil Aviation Rule Part 61 Subpart B – Aircraft Type Ratings.

Change notice

Revision 11 makes minor updates to sections of Appendices III, IV and V covering the training syllabus for aeroplanes. This ensures that training requirements for fixed wing aircraft align with helicopter training requirements. It also includes Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT).