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Flying above 18.000 feet shall be under IFR rules. Can the time flown in class A aerospace be used for the six hours of instrument flying for IFR currency?

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  1. John D Collins on Oct 09, 2015

    IFR currency as defined in 61.57(c) has nothing to do with flying under IFR rules. It has to do with completing specified tasks within a time period and logging approaches conducted under simulated or actual instrument conditions. I suggest you study 61.57(c).

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  2. Russ Roslewski on Oct 10, 2015

    There is no 6 hour requirement. At least not in the U.S. (Your use of \”aerospace\” and the decimal in 18,000 implies you may be not be posting about U.S. regulations, which is what the majority of respondents on this board are familiar with.)

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