Complex Aircraft

Definition of Complex Motor-Powered Aircraft

Complex motor-powered aircraft’ shall mean:

(i) an aeroplane:

- with a maximum certificated take-off mass exceeding 5700 kg, or

- certificated for a maximum passenger seating configuration of more than nineteen, or

- certificated for operation with a minimum crew of at least two pilots, or

- equipped with (a) turbojet engine(s) or more than one turboprop engine, or

(ii) a helicopter certificated:

- for a maximum take-off mass exceeding 3175 kg, or

- for a maximum passenger seating configuration of more than nine, or

- for operation with a minimum crew of at least two pilots, or

(iii) a tilt rotor aircraft