An instructional techniques course will operate at Christchurch 11-14 October . Contact Us for details
CAA have issued two exemptions covering pilots who have a competency assessment expiring between 18 August and 18 November 2021. Please refer to the attached links for details. 22-exe-9-amendment-1 22-EXE-10
We are unable to provide flight test and and the practical flight assessment for RPAS tests during Levels 3 and 4. Once we return to Level 2 we can recommence this. RPAS theory courses can be completed on line. This is a great time to fill in a few hours.
I am pleased to announce that CAA have approved Flight Test NZ's Safety Management System. Behind the scenes a lot of hard has gone on to achieve this significant milestone. Flight Test NZ is committed to the principles of SMS to further enhance the safety of aviation as well as our staff and customers.
If you require an ILS endorsement Flight Test NZ can do this in its Ardmore based simulator. We can provide the total package - simulator , instructor and the flight examiner. Multiple approach scenarios can be practiced without the delays from ATC. Save time and money when compared to using an aircraft,
From 05 April Private Pilot Licence holders do not have to hold a Class 2 medical. A DL,9 which can be issued by their normal GP, is all that is required. This will simplify and reduce the cost of aviation medical standards. There are however some exceptions: if you wish to carry more than 5
Through its partnership with Unmanned Aircraft Solutions NZ, Flight Test NZ and Drone Trust are now able to offer drone airworthiness inspections and approvals in accordance with CAA Rules Part 101.202. (4), (5) & (6). UAS NZs' Chief Engineer Bevan Lewell is one of just two individuals in New Zealand approved by the CAA to
Need to keep IFR current or have an job interview. Flight Test NZ has a King Air simulator based at Ardmore for currency, ILS issue, and refresher training for job interviews. Contact us to arrange a slot.
Great news. You can still complete drone training on line from our Drone Trust e-learning courses. Now is the time to make use of the next few weeks while we are in lock down. Click on the Drone button from our home page to access more information on these 101 and 102 courses or contact
I welcome three new examiners, Jason Drake, Rob Hunt and Jordan Kean, to Flight Test NZ. Rob is an Airline Examiner (H) based at Murchison. Rob is available to conduct Part 135 FCCC Jordan is a General Aviation Examiner (A) based at Dunedin who is available for PPL issue, instrument rating continued competency, Part 135