Safety Management System


An Introduction to Safety Management Systems (SMS) In an effort to reduce the number of aviation incidents across the aviation industry, Transport Canada has begun to implement Safety Management Systems (SMS). What is SMS? Transport Canada defines SMS as “a set of beliefs, practices and procedure for monitoring and improving safety in [an] organisation”.  SMS [...]

By | July 14th, 2016|SMS|0 Comments

Licensing Requirements

Pilot authority is provided by Transport Canada through the issue of Aviation Document Booklets (ADB), which contain information on licence, permit, and rating privileges, the medical certificate, and English Language proficiency certification. The one exception is the Student Pilot Permit, which is a stand-alone document. The ADBs are colour coded based on the authority [...]

By | July 31st, 2012|PAA, SMS|0 Comments