The DAC issues aircrew licenses according to the following regulations:
- For planes and helicopters :
Commission Regulation (EU) No 1178/2011 of 3 November 2011 laying down technical requirements and administrative procedures related to civil aviation aircrew pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 216/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council
- For gliders :
Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/1976 of 14 December 2018 laying down detailed rules for the operation of sailplanes pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2018/1139 of the European Parliament and of the Council
- For balloons :
- For ultralight motorized pilots :
- For parachutists :
Training in a school certified or recognized by the DAC is required to obtain the various licenses. This consists of a theoretical part and a practical part, as well as theoretical and practical exams.
In addition, each pilot or parachutist needs a valid medical certificate issued by an approved aviation doctor.