Published date: 2 October 2023


This AC describes an acceptable means of compliance with Civil Aviation Rule Part 61 relating to flight time experience and on the examination syllabus content for the issue of an airline transport pilot licence.

Related rules

This advisory circular relates to Civil Aviation Rule Part 61 Subpart F—Airline Transport Pilot Licences.

Change notice

Revision 24 adds a note on the online application process for initial licence issue, under Section 1, Rule 61.253, Eligibility Requirements. It also adds new syllabus item 38.8.6 to Subject 38 and updates the Flight Navigation Syllabus Matrix. Lastly, it standardises the format of the appendices: please note that page numbering has changed as a result.