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Flight Review guidance

Issue number: AO-2008-083-SI-01
Who it affects: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Issue owner: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Operation affected: Aviation: General aviation
Background: Investigation Report AO-2008-083
Date: 14 July 2010

Safety issue description

The current advice in Civil Aviation Advisory Publication 5.81-1(0) Flight Crew Licensing Flight Reviews in relation to the assessment of navigation skills, represents a missed opportunity to identify a pilot's capacity to make safe and appropriate decisions during cross country flying.

Proactive Action

Action organisation: Civil Aviation Safety Authority
Action number: AO-2008-083-NSA-075
Date: 14 July 2010
Action status: Closed
The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) has advised that it has reviewed the guidance in Civil Aviation Advisory Publication 5.81-1(0) Flight Crew Licensing Flight Reviews concerning the conduct of navigational exercises during an Aeroplane Flight Review. CASA will amend the CAAP to recommend that a navigational exercise is considered for inclusion in an AFR. The frequency of those navigational exercises will also be addressed. ATSB assessment of response/action The ATSB is satisfied that the action taken by CASA adequately addresses the safety issue.
   
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Status justification:

Change to the CAAP that addressed the safety action.

 
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Last update 25 February 2014