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Proficiency checks for type ratings?

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Who can endorse a proficiency check for type ratings?  CFI with currency and qualified in type vs. a DPE? 61.58 states: (1) A pilot-in-command proficiency check conducted by a person authorized by the Administrator, consisting of the aeronautical knowledge areas, areas of operations, and tasks required for a type rating, in an aircraft that is type certificated for more than one pilot flight crewmember or is turbojet-powered;

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  1. Kris Kortokrax on May 24, 2015

    A CFI cannot conduct the 61.58 check.

    Some examples of those authorized are Designated Pilot Examiners, Pilot Proficiency Examiners, Training Center Evaluators, Experimental Aircraft Examiners.

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