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The following dates are confirmed for Austrocontrol exams at CATS LUTON in 2023:

  • 25th – 27th January 
  • 22nd – 24th February 
  • 29th – 31st March 
  • 26th – 28th April
  • 24th – 26th May 
  • 28th – 30th June 
  • 19th – 21st July 
  • 23rd - 25th Aug
  • 27th – 29th September 
  • 23rd – 25th October 
  • 22nd – 24th November 
  • 20th – 22nd December 

SES 23/09/2022

23 Sep

The following dates are confirmed for Austrocontrol exams at CATS LUTON in 2022:

  • 26th - 28th Jan
  • 23rd - 25th Feb
  • 23rd - 25th March
  • 27th - 29th April
  • 23rd - 25th May
  • 22nd - 24th June
  • 27th - 29th July
  • 24th - 26th August
  • 28th - 30th Sept
  • 19th - 21st Oct
  • 23rd - 25th Nov
  • 21st - 23rd Dec

SES 02/11/2021

02 Nov

Austro Control Old Syllabus Exam Deadline

All students who start their pilot examinations on or after 01.04.2021 will have to take them using the questions from ECQB 2020. Students who have already started their examinations before this date can still complete their set of exams until 31.01.2022 (as the last possible examination day) using the current ECQB.

As of 01.02.2022, only examinations based on the ECQB 2020 are generally possible for examinations already started and new examination entries. Candidates who have started under the current ECQB and have not completed their examinations by 31.01.2022 must continue their examinations under ECQB 2020 from 01.02.2022. 

05 Oct

Extended Austro Control exams dates:

  • 20th-22nd October 2021
  • 10th-12th November 2021
  • 20th-22nd December 2021
19 Jul


UK-CAA theory exams completed before 1.1.2021, which are still submitted now, may be accepted for the issuance of a license/authorization if they are still valid.

Thus, it is no longer necessary that the authority has already been changed to an EASA member state.

15 Mar


Old syllabus cut-off for first attempt exam candidates delayed to 30th June 2021

Latest start realistically is 15th March 2021 now.

The 31st March 2021 cut-off for the latest date for candidates to sit their first ECQB 06 exam with their existing training schedule has been extended.

The UK CAA have made the decision that they will delay the original date by 3 months to the 30th June 2021.

The latest date confirmed for a candidate to sit their first ECQB 06 exam is now the 30th June 2021 and exams will remain available for the full 18 months until 31st December  2022.  

Any candidate who has not completed the full set of examinations by this cut-off date will be required to start again following the ECQB2020 syllabi and examinations.

01 Mar

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