This Night Rating can be added
to the holder of a PPL (JAR) Licence to allow he or she to act as pilot
in command of an aeroplane at night. This qualification is only valid
in the UK.
and Training Requirements
for a Night Qualification you must produce evidence of having met the
following flying requirements:-
a) 5 Hours overall night
training to include (b) and (c),
b.(i) 3 hours dual night
training to include (ii);
(ii) 1 hour dual night
c) 5 Take-off and full stop
landings at night as PIC of aeroplanes.
There is no bespoke test involved
to qualify, however to instructor has to be satisfied that you are competent
before signing the application form.
As Derby Airfield is not licensed
for night operation, we have arranged to use other local airports to undertake
our training. However we have in-house aircraft and instructors fully
capable to allow you to complete this course.
It is usual for the night
rating to be completed in just two nights.