Aircraft Icing - Training and Guidance Material

Requirements and guidance material for aircraft operators

Training material from the CAA

CAP 789 Requirements and Guidance Material for Operators
Chapter 9, paragraph 7, "Training for Ground De-Icing and Anti-Icing of Aircraft"

Other training resources

Two web-based produced by the NASA GRC Icing Branch are available:


Safety Sense Leaflet 14 - "Piston Engine Icing"

NATS Aeronautical Information Circulars (AICs):

AIC 118/2006 (Pink 106) - "Recommendations for De-Icing and Anti-Icing of Aircraft on the Ground"

AIC 98/1999 (Pink 200) - "Turbo-Prop and Other Propeller Driven Aeroplanes: Icing Induced Stalls"

AIC P 077/2009 - "Induction System Icing on Piston Engines as Fitted to Aeroplanes, Helicopters and Airships"

AIC Y 086/2009 - "Guidance for the Distribution and Completion of SNOWTAM Form (CA 1272)"

ICAO Flight Safety Section - "Ground De-Icing and Anti-Icing"

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