Operation of Complex Airplanes Section

This section is responsible for the supervision of flight operations with complex fixed-wing airplanes. It certifies and licenses flight operations and training organisations, and is responsible for the permanent supervision of private and commercial training and flight operations with complex airplanes in Switzerland. It also implements measures aimed at preventing accidents.

It conducts audits and inspections in order to ensure that companies carry out their operations and training in accordance with the applicable legal provisions and standards. It also carries out random inspections of aircraft and crews. These random inspections also apply to foreign aircraft and crews, and are performed within the scope of apron controls.

Section head: Roger Wellauer

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