New ATPL syllabus - 2.4.2020

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has issued an extensive update to the theoretical syllabus for training courses required for a professional pilot licence. This “new syllabus” will soon be implemented at Icelandic flight schools (ATOs), with all theoretical ATPL training course starting after May 31st 2020 being aligned with the new syllabus.

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Exemptions due to COVID-19 crisis - 31.3.2020

Icelandic Transport Authority has issued a general exemption from specific provisions of Regulation (EU) No 1178/2011.

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Paris MOU guidance regarding the impact of COVID-19 - 26.3.2020

The Paris MoU has developed temporary guidance for its Member Authorities during the COVID-19 crisis. The guidance recognises that there is a need to apply flexibility under these special circumstances. 

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Theoretical knowledge examination for student pilots - 25.3.2020

The 2020 examination schedule for ATPL and PPL theoretical knowledge exams at ICETRA has been updated due to effects stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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