Flight radiotelephony operator license

To ensure compliance with the aviation safety standards.

  • Purpose: To ensure compliance with the aviation safety standards.
  • Application Fees: Nil
  • License Fee: 40,000 Ugx
  • Maximum Processing Time: 14 Days
  • Related Websites: <a href="http://www.caa.co.ug/" target="_blank">www.caa.co.ug</a>
  • Validity: One-off
  • Contact Office: <a href="http://www.caa.co.ug/" target="_blank">Civil Aviation Authority</a>
  • Renewal Fee: N/A
  • License Type: Endorsement
  • Legal Basis: The Civil Aviation (Personnel Licensing) Regulations, 2014
  • <ul><li>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. </li><li>Be at least seventeen years of age.</li><li>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 emergency procedures.</li><li>Comply with the knowledge and skill requirements, for flight radiotelephone operator.</li><li>Demonstrate a level of knowledge appropriate to the privileges granted to a holder of a flight radiotelephone operator license.</li><li>Demonstrate the ability to read, speak, write and understand the English language in accordance with the language proficiency requirements.</li></ul>