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29. 12. 2022

Change of the background check process

With regards the amendment of the Act on Civil Aviation, which becomes effective from January 1, 2023, the process of the background check certificates is subject to change. Background check certificates issued after January 1, 2023 are valid for 1 year (thereby the distinction between the standard and thorough background check is abolished). Detailed information […]

22. 12. 2022

Opening hours

Dear clients, kindly note that the opening hours of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Czech Republic during Christmas holidays are changed. On the 23rd of December and the 30th of December 2022 the CAA CZ is open until 12pm. Apart from the above-mentioned, the opening hours of the CAA CZ remain unchanged. Thank you […]

5. 12. 2022

Building closure on the 7th December 2022

Kindly note that the Civil Aviation Authority of the Czech Republic will be closed on the 7th of December 2022. Theoretical examinations will be held as scheduled. Registry will be open . Thank you for your understanding.

26. 9. 2022

Statement of the Civil Aviation Authority on cases of drones approaching aircraft and laser attacks

The Civil Aviation Authority has recently recorded an increase in the number of reported incidents in which the protection zones of airports have been violated by flying drones and aircraft have been hit by laser beams. In one case, a collision between a helicopter and a drone was even reported. The situation is alarming and […]

14. 6. 2022

Background check – Ukrainian criminal records

Since the Ukrainian Embassy in the Czech Republic provides extracts from the Ukrainian criminal records (https://czechia.mfa.gov.ua/konsulski-pitannya/dovidka-pro-ne-prityagnennya-do-kriminalnoyi-vidpovidalnosti-nesudimist), the CAA with effect from 15 June 2022 ceases to accept affidavits of good repute replacing extracts from Ukrainian criminal records.

23. 12. 2021

Opening hours during holidays

Kindly note that the opening hours of the Civil Aviation Authority CZ during Christmas holidays are changed. On the 23rd of December and 31st of December 2021 the CAA CZ is open until 12pm. Apart from the above-mentioned, the opening hours of the CAA CZ remain unchanged. Thank you for your understanding and we wish […]

19. 11. 2021

New Background Check request form

The application for a Background Check can now be submitted via a form using the national electronic identification and authentication scheme. For this type of request, the Civil Aviation Authority receives the request automatically after the request is completed and the submission is confirmed. If the application contains attachments or is completed using a standard […]

22. 7. 2021

Proof of Covid-19 infection negativity on theoretical knowledge examinations

Since 01.08.2021 CAA CZ requires proof on Covid-19 infection negativity for participation in theoretical knowledge examinations taking place in the CAA CZ premises. More detailed information – see chapter 7 of the CAA CZ Theoretical Knowledge Examination Code.

1. 6. 2021

Theoretical Knowledge Examinations

Since May 1st 2021 the theoretical knowledge examinations of pilots go on in due dates published at the CAA CZ website.

29. 3. 2021

Cancellation of the examinations of theoretical knowledge

The ATPL / CPL / IR / EIR examinations of theoretical knowledge planned to April 06 to 22, 2021 have been cancelled due to current pandemic situation.