Hong Kong Macau General Aviation

"You need courage to fly whilst require knowledge to land"

CAAC Gyrocopter Pilot License

 Gyrocopter License Syllabus


Phase 1 Basic Flying

Ex 1a

Air Experience Flight

Ex 1b

Effects of controls

Ex 1c

Startup, Taxi and Shutdown

Ex 1d

Basic Flying Consolidation


Phase 2 Upper Air Work

Ex 2a

Fly a straight track at constant altitude

Ex 2b

Increase and decrease speed at constant altitude

Ex 2c

Medium turns at constant altitude

Ex 2d

Climb and descend - straight

Ex 2e

Climb and descend whilst turning

Ex 2f

Fly the circuit pattern

Ex 2g

Upper Air Work Consolidation


Phase 3 Rotor Management, take offs and landings

Ex 3a

Rotor management

Ex 3b


Ex 3c


Ex 3d


Ex 3e

Circuit Consolidation


Phase 4 Emergencies

Ex 4a

Engine failures to touchdown at the airfield

Ex 4b

Engine failure in the circuit, unable to reach the airfield

Ex 4c

Engine failure on take off

Ex 4d


Ex 4e

Recognising and recovery from unusual attitudes


Phase 5 Solo Flying

Ex 5a

Presolo - check

Ex 5b

First solo

Ex 5c

Solo consolidation


Phase 6 Advanced Flying

Ex 6a

Advanced take offs

Ex 6b

Advanced Landings

Ex 6c

Slow Flight

Ex 6d

Fast Flight

Ex 6e

Zero airspeed descents

Ex 6f

Advanced Turns

Ex 6g

Low flying

Ex 6h

Advanced Rotor Management


Phase 7 Cross country flying

Ex 7a

Join the circuit at unfamiliar airfields

Ex 7b

Precautionary Field landings

Ex 7c

Emergency field landing



Ex 7e

Qualifying Cross country


Phase 8 General flying test

Ex 8a

Pre-flight test check

Ex 8b

General Flying Test

Course Fees:

CNY148,000. up