The 39th Assembly, held from 27 September to 7 October 2016, noted the wide support for the work of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) on Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) and agreed that ICAO should develop guidance material to support safe RPAS operations.
On 9 March 2018, the Council of ICAO adopted Amendment 175 to Annex 1 —Personnel Licensing containing new provisions on remote pilot licensing, competency-based training and assessment and associated medical provisions. As a result of this amendment, there is a need to review and make consequential updates to related ICAO guidance material. To assist with this task, the Secretariat has established the Remote Pilot Licence Implementation Advisory Group (RPLI-AG).
The objective of the Remote Pilot Licence Implementation Advisory Group (RPLI-AG) is to:
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