14 CFR 141.63 - Examining authority qualification requirements.

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§ 141.63 Examining authority qualification requirements.
(a) A pilot school must meet the following prerequisites to receive initial approval for examining authority:
(1) The school must complete the application for examining authority on a form and in a manner prescribed by the Administrator;
(2) The school must hold a pilot school certificate and rating issued under this part;
(3) The school must have held the rating in which examining authority is sought for at least 24 consecutive calendar months preceding the month of application for examining authority;
(4) The training course for which examining authority is requested may not be a course that is approved without meeting the minimum ground and flight training time requirements of this part; and
(5) Within 24 calendar months before the date of application for examining authority, that school must meet the following requirements—
(i) The school must have trained at least 10 students in the training course for which examining authority is sought and recommended those students for a pilot, flight instructor, or ground instructor certificate or rating; and
(ii) At least 90 percent of those students passed the required practical or knowledge test, or any combination thereof, for the pilot, flight instructor, or ground instructor certificate or rating on the first attempt, and that test was given by—
(A) An FAA inspector; or
(B) An examiner who is not an employee of the school.
(b) A pilot school must meet the following requirements to retain approval of its examining authority:
(1) The school must complete the application for renewal of its examining authority on a form and in a manner prescribed by the Administrator;
(2) The school must hold a pilot school certificate and rating issued under this part;
(3) The school must have held the rating for which continued examining authority is sought for at least 24 calendar months preceding the month of application for renewal of its examining authority; and
(4) The training course for which continued examining authority is requested may not be a course that is approved without meeting the minimum ground and flight training time requirements of this part.
[Doc. No. 25910, 62 FR 16347, Apr. 4, 1997; Amdt. 141-9, 62 FR 40908, July 30, 1997]

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  • 2015-01-15; vol. 80 # 10 - Thursday, January 15, 2015
    1. 80 FR 2001 - Aviation Training Device Credit for Pilot Certification; Withdrawal
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Direct final rule; withdrawal.
      The direct final rule published on December 3, 2014 at 79 FR 71634 is withdrawn, effective January 15, 2015.
      14 CFR Parts 61 and 141

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Title 14 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 14 CFR Part 141 after this date.

  • 2015-01-15; vol. 80 # 10 - Thursday, January 15, 2015
    1. 80 FR 2001 - Aviation Training Device Credit for Pilot Certification; Withdrawal
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Direct final rule; withdrawal.
      The direct final rule published on December 3, 2014 at 79 FR 71634 is withdrawn, effective January 15, 2015.
      14 CFR Parts 61 and 141