Luftfahrt-Bundesamt

Department of theoretical examinations

News

  • The 31st of July 2022 will be the termination of the period in which candidates who could not complete their examinations due to the corona situation were able to write their remaining examination subjects according to the old syllabus. From the 1st of August 2022, theoretical examinations at LBA according to regulation (EU) 1178/2011 will only be carried out according to the new syllabus and in English language. You can find all relevant information at FCL examinations.
  • From 01.02.2022 on, theoretical examinations at LBA according to regulation (EU) 1178/2011 are ONLY possible using the new syllabus. You can find all relevant information at FCL examinations.
  • Information about BIR (Basic Instrument Rating)

The department L2 is holding theoretical examinations in order to acquire the following licences and ratings:

  • Aircraft pilot (airplane) - ATPL(A),
  • Aircraft pilot (helicopter) - ATPL(H) VFR/IR,
  • Multi-crew pilot - MPL,
  • Commercial pilot (airplane) - CPL(A),
  • Commercial pilot (helicopter) - CPL(H),
  • Commerical pilot on airships - CPL(As),
  • Instrument rating licence - IR, CB-IR, BIR,
  • Flight dispatcher - FDB,
  • Flight technician on helicopters - FTH

as well as examinations for the validation of foreign licences and credt of military ratings.

If you wish to sit an exam to aquire a Light Aircraft Pilot’s License (LAPL), Sport pilot licence (SPL), ballon pilot (BPL), privat pilot licence for airplanes (PPL(A)) or helicopter (PPL(H)) please contact the competent (Civil) Aviation Authority of the respective federal state (Bundesland).

Additional Information

Contact:

Adress:
Luftfahrt-Bundesamt
Department L 2
38144 Braunschweig
Fax: +49 531 2355 4299
E-Mail: theoriepruefungen@lba.de

Hotline: + 49 531 2355 4280

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