Flight Radiotelephony Operators Licence (FRTOL)

How to apply

Overview


The Flight Radiotelephony Operator's Licence (FRTOL) authorises you to operate an Aircraft Radio Station in a UK registered aircraft. 

The licence can be held as a standalone licence, but is normally held in conjunction with another Flight Crew licence.

Who can apply


You must be at least 16 years old and have:


  • current and valid passes in all required theoretical knowledge exams and practical tests.

  • a current and valid language proficiency level acceptable to the UK CAA


How to apply


Replace a licence that has been lost, damaged or stolen

Contact us


fclweb@caa.co.uk

Licensing Department
CAA
Aviation House
Gatwick Airport South
Gatwick
RH6 0YR