English language proficiency (ELP) licence endorsements

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 16 May 2008



(2008), "English language proficiency (ELP) licence endorsements", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 80 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/aeat.2008.12780cab.016



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English language proficiency (ELP) licence endorsements

Article Type: Safety topics and notes From: Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology: An International Journal, Volume 80, Issue 3.

New International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and European Joint Aviation Authority standards require all pilots and flight engineers to demonstrate a minimum of ICAO Level 4 (operational level) English Language Proficiency (ELP) no later than 5 March 2008. With effect from that date, they must have a licence endorsement certifying their ICAO ELP Level.

Issue of ELP endorsements by the Authority commenced on 17 January 2008.

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