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PART 61—CERTIFICATION: PILOTS, FLIGHT INSTRUCTORS, AND GROUND INSTRUCTORS


Section Contents

Special Federal Aviation Regulation No. 73—Robinson R–22/R–44 Special Training and Experience Requirements
SFAR No. 100–2—Relief for U.S. Military and Civilian Personnel Who are Assigned Outside the United States in Support of U.S. Armed Forces Operations
Special Federal Aviation Regulation No. 108

Subpart A—General

§ 61.1   Applicability and definitions.
§ 61.2   Exercise of Privilege.
§ 61.3   Requirement for certificates, ratings, and authorizations.
§ 61.4   Qualification and approval of flight simulators and flight training devices.
§ 61.5   Certificates and ratings issued under this part.
§ 61.7   Obsolete certificates and ratings.
§ 61.9   [Reserved]
§ 61.11   Expired pilot certificates and re-issuance.
§ 61.13   Issuance of airman certificates, ratings, and authorizations.
§ 61.14   [Reserved]
§ 61.15   Offenses involving alcohol or drugs.
§ 61.16   Refusal to submit to an alcohol test or to furnish test results.
§ 61.17   Temporary certificate.
§ 61.18   Security disqualification.
§ 61.19   Duration of pilot and instructor certificates.
§ 61.21   Duration of a Category II and a Category III pilot authorization (for other than part 121 and part 135 use).
§ 61.23   Medical certificates: Requirement and duration.
§ 61.25   Change of name.
§ 61.27   Voluntary surrender or exchange of certificate.
§ 61.29   Replacement of a lost or destroyed airman or medical certificate or knowledge test report.
§ 61.31   Type rating requirements, additional training, and authorization requirements.
§ 61.33   Tests: General procedure.
§ 61.35   Knowledge test: Prerequisites and passing grades.
§ 61.37   Knowledge tests: Cheating or other unauthorized conduct.
§ 61.39   Prerequisites for practical tests.
§ 61.41   Flight training received from flight instructors not certificated by the FAA.
§ 61.43   Practical tests: General procedures.
§ 61.45   Practical tests: Required aircraft and equipment.
§ 61.47   Status of an examiner who is authorized by the Administrator to conduct practical tests.
§ 61.49   Retesting after failure.
§ 61.51   Pilot logbooks.
§ 61.52   Use of aeronautical experience obtained in ultralight vehicles.
§ 61.53   Prohibition on operations during medical deficiency.
§ 61.55   Second-in-command qualifications.
§ 61.56   Flight review.
§ 61.57   Recent flight experience: Pilot in command.
§ 61.58   Pilot-in-command proficiency check: Operation of an aircraft that requires more than one pilot flight crewmember or is turbojet-powered.
§ 61.59   Falsification, reproduction, or alteration of applications, certificates, logbooks, reports, or records.
§ 61.60   Change of address.

Subpart B—Aircraft Ratings and Pilot Authorizations

§ 61.61   Applicability.
§ 61.63   Additional aircraft ratings (other than for ratings at the airline transport pilot certification level).
§ 61.64   Use of a flight simulator and flight training device.
§ 61.65   Instrument rating requirements.
§ 61.67   Category II pilot authorization requirements.
§ 61.68   Category III pilot authorization requirements.
§ 61.69   Glider and unpowered ultralight vehicle towing: Experience and training requirements.
§ 61.71   Graduates of an approved training program other than under this part: Special rules.
§ 61.73   Military pilots or former military pilots: Special rules.
§ 61.75   Private pilot certificate issued on the basis of a foreign pilot license.
§ 61.77   Special purpose pilot authorization: Operation of a civil aircraft of the United States and leased by a non-U.S. citizen.

Subpart C—Student Pilots

§ 61.81   Applicability.
§ 61.83   Eligibility requirements for student pilots.
§ 61.85   Application.
§ 61.87   Solo requirements for student pilots.
§ 61.89   General limitations.
§ 61.91   [Reserved]
§ 61.93   Solo cross-country flight requirements.
§ 61.94   Student pilot seeking a sport pilot certificate or a recreational pilot certificate: Operations at airports within, and in airspace located within, Class B, C, and D
airspace, or at airports with an operational control tower in other airspace.
§ 61.95   Operations in Class B airspace and at airports located within Class B airspace.

Subpart D—Recreational Pilots

§ 61.96   Applicability and eligibility requirements: General.
§ 61.97   Aeronautical knowledge.
§ 61.98   Flight proficiency.
§ 61.99   Aeronautical experience.
§ 61.100   Pilots based on small islands.
§ 61.101   Recreational pilot privileges and limitations.

Subpart E—Private Pilots

§ 61.102   Applicability.
§ 61.103   Eligibility requirements: General.
§ 61.105   Aeronautical knowledge.
§ 61.107   Flight proficiency.
§ 61.109   Aeronautical experience.
§ 61.110   Night flying exceptions.
§ 61.111   Cross-country flights: Pilots based on small islands.
§ 61.113   Private pilot privileges and limitations: Pilot in command.
§ 61.115   Balloon rating: Limitations.
§ 61.117   Private pilot privileges and limitations: Second in command of aircraft requiring more than one pilot.
§ 61.118-61.120   [Reserved]

Subpart F—Commercial Pilots

§ 61.121   Applicability.
§ 61.123   Eligibility requirements: General.
§ 61.125   Aeronautical knowledge.
§ 61.127   Flight proficiency.
§ 61.129   Aeronautical experience.
§ 61.131   Exceptions to the night flying requirements.
§ 61.133   Commercial pilot privileges and limitations.
§§ 61.135-61.141   [Reserved]

Subpart G—Airline Transport Pilots


§ 61.151   Applicability.
§ 61.153   Eligibility requirements: General.
§ 61.155   Aeronautical knowledge.
§ 61.157   Flight proficiency.
§ 61.158   [Reserved]
§ 61.159   Aeronautical experience: Airplane category rating.
§ 61.161   Aeronautical experience: Rotorcraft category and helicopter class rating.
§ 61.163   Aeronautical experience: Powered-lift category rating.
§ 61.165   Additional aircraft category and class ratings.
§ 61.167   Privileges.
§§ 61.169-69.171   [Reserved]

Subpart H—Flight Instructors Other than Flight Instructors With a Sport Pilot Rating


§ 61.181   Applicability.
§ 61.183   Eligibility requirements.
§ 61.185   Aeronautical knowledge.
§ 61.187   Flight proficiency.
§ 61.189   Flight instructor records.
§ 61.191   Additional flight instructor ratings.
§ 61.193   Flight instructor privileges.
§ 61.195   Flight instructor limitations and qualifications.
§ 61.197   Renewal requirements for flight instructor certification.
§ 61.199   Reinstatement requirements of an expired flight instructor certificate.
§ 61.201   [Reserved]

Subpart I—Ground Instructors

§ 61.211   Applicability.
§ 61.213   Eligibility requirements.
§ 61.215   Ground instructor privileges.
§ 61.217   Recent experience requirements.

Subpart J—Sport Pilots

§ 61.301   What is the purpose of this subpart and to whom does it apply?
§ 61.303   If I want to operate a light-sport aircraft, what operating limits and endorsement requirements in this subpart must I comply with?
§ 61.305   What are the age and language requirements for a sport pilot certificate?
§ 61.307   What tests do I have to take to obtain a sport pilot certificate?
§ 61.309   What aeronautical knowledge must I have to apply for a sport pilot certificate?
§ 61.311   What flight proficiency requirements must I meet to apply for a sport pilot certificate?
§ 61.313   What aeronautical experience must I have to apply for a sport pilot certificate?
§ 61.315   What are the privileges and limits of my sport pilot certificate?
§ 61.317   Is my sport pilot certificate issued with aircraft category and class ratings?
§ 61.319   [Reserved]
§ 61.321   How do I obtain privileges to operate an additional category or class of light-sport aircraft?
§ 61.323   [Reserved]
§ 61.325   How do I obtain privileges to operate a light-sport aircraft at an airport within, or in airspace within, Class B, C, and D airspace, or in other airspace with an
airport having an operational control tower?
§ 61.327   Are there specific endorsement requirements to operate a light-sport aircraft based on VH?

Subpart K—Flight Instructors With a Sport Pilot Rating

§ 61.401   What is the purpose of this subpart?
§ 61.403   What are the age, language, and pilot certificate requirements for a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.405   What tests do I have to take to obtain a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.407   What aeronautical knowledge must I have to apply for a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.409   What flight proficiency requirements must I meet to apply for a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.411   What aeronautical experience must I have to apply for a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.413   What are the privileges of my flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.415   What are the limits of a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.417   Will my flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating list aircraft category and class ratings?
§ 61.419   How do I obtain privileges to provide training in an additional category or class of light-sport aircraft?
§ 61.421   May I give myself an endorsement?
§ 61.423   What are the recordkeeping requirements for a flight instructor with a sport pilot rating?
§ 61.425   How do I renew my flight instructor certificate?
§ 61.427   What must I do if my flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating expires?
§ 61.429   May I exercise the privileges of a flight instructor certificate with a sport pilot rating if I hold a flight instructor certificate with another rating?