14 CFR 61.327 - Are there specific endorsement requirements to operate a light-sport aircraft based on V H ?

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§ 61.327 Are there specific endorsement requirements to operate a light-sport aircraft based on VH?
(a) Except as specified in paragraph (c) of this section, if you hold a sport pilot certificate and you seek to operate a light-sport aircraft that is an airplane with a VH less than or equal to 87 knots CAS you must—
(1) Receive and log ground and flight training from an authorized instructorin an airplane that has a VH less than or equal to 87 knots CAS; and
(2) Receive a logbook endorsement from the authorized instructor who provided the training specified in paragraph (a)(1) of this section certifying that you are proficient in the operation of light-sport aircraft that is an airplane with a VH less than or equal to 87 knots CAS.
(b) If you hold a sport pilot certificate and you seek to operate a light-sport aircraft that has a VH greater than 87 knots CAS you must—
(1) Receive and log ground and flight training from an authorized instructor in an aircraft that has a VH greater than 87 knots CAS; and
(2) Receive a logbook endorsement from the authorized instructor who provided the training specified in paragraph (b)(1) of this section certifying that you are proficient in the operation of light-sport aircraft with a VH greater than 87 knots CAS.
(c) The training and endorsements required by paragraph (a) of this section are not required if you have logged flight time as pilot in command of an airplane with a VH less than or equal to 87 knots CAS prior to April 2, 2010.
[Doc. No. FAA-2007-29015, 75 FR 5222, Feb. 1, 2010; Amdt. 61-125A, 75 FR 15610, Mar. 30, 2010]

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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      The direct final rule published on December 3, 2014 at 79 FR 71634 is withdrawn, effective January 15, 2015.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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  • 2015-02-23; vol. 80 # 35 - Monday, February 23, 2015
    1. 80 FR 9544 - Operation and Certification of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems
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      Notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM).
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      14 CFR Parts 21, 43, 45, 47, 61, 91, 101, 107, and 183