Course detail

Operation Procedures

FSI-ELIAcad. year: 2020/2021

ANNEX6 and related definitions. Air service, requirements of JAR-OPS. General requirements and specific requirements on air service company by JAR-OPS. Air traffic at complicated meteorological conditions, required communication and navigation equipment. Long range flights and limitations given by an airliner. MMEL and MEL functions. Airliner`s condition for icing and de-icing . Danger of birds. Noise level decreasing. Fire on board. Microburst and turbulence behind aircraft in the wake. Safety and protection against terrorists. Transport of dangerous goods. Runway contamination.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will obtain knowledge of JAR OPS and Annex 6 rules, which is essential for the position of an office commercial pilot in business air transport.


Navigation, Air Law and Regulation, Flying Rules and Air Traffic.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through lectures explaining the basic principles and theory of the discipline. Exercises are focused on practical topics presented in lectures.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Conditions for obtaining the course-unit credit: participation in the course (80% at the minimum). The examination is written. Evaluation fulfils the FME BUT rules.

Course curriculum

Not applicable.

Work placements

Not applicable.


The goal is to familiarize students with problems and requirements of ANNEX6 and JAR-OPS. Students will be prepared for practical use of operation procedures in business air transport and for passing the ATPL(A) exam at CAA.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Lectures are compulsory and the attendance (80% at the minimum) is checked and recorded. The absence (in justifiable cases) must be compensated individually.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

EASA/EU-OPS 1: 2008, Document ES No.859/2008

Recommended reading

Vinklář M. : Provozní postupy (CS)
Letecká informační služba: L 6 Provoz letadel (CS)
ICAO: North Atlantic MNPS Airspace Operations Manual, 8th Edition, (EN)

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B3S-P Bachelor's

    branch B-PRP , 3. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


1. General requirements, Annex 6/L6.
2. JAR OPS, Requirements for navigation on long flight.
3. Specific operational procedure and hazards.
4. Operational flight plan.
5. Transatlantic and polar flight.
6. De-icing of airplanes, prevention of icing.
7. Hazard and avoidance of bird strike.
8. Noise reduction. Fire/smoke.
9. Decompression of pressure cabin.
10. Wake vortex. Wind cut, microburst.
11. Emergency and safety landings.
12. Security and prevention of unlawful acts.
13. Transport of dangerous goods. Contaminate runways.


13 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Work with regulation Annex6/L6
2. Work with regulations OPS
3. Work with regulations JAR OPS
4. Work with flight manual
5. Work with flight manual
6. Work with Drak deviation list
7. Work with Minimum equipment list MEL
8. Operational flight plan
9. Work with North Atlantic MNPS Airspace Operations Manual
10. Work with North Atlantic MNPS Airspace Operations Manual
11. Noise reduction – Work with AIP ČR
12. Noise reduction – Work with AIP ČR
13. Work with regulations L 18