EASA IR English rating

Rating of the Aviation English - EASA IR English.

Aviation English - EASA IR English

The EASA language proficiency requires to assess the abilities and proficiency of the flight crew member to use standard aviation phraseology and aviation communication in real scenarios. The language proficiency examiner rates the EASA aviation IR English  in real-time.

EASA aviation IR English is rated either pass or fail. In order to pass the aviation English exam, you need to pass all the sections of the EASA aviation English exam.

As a part of the aviation communication exam (IR English), the language proficiency examiner focuses mainly on Exam candidate's ability to respond to the following situations:

  • listening and comprehension of ATIS, flight planning
  • initial contact with ATC and ATC flight clerance
  • taxi clearance
  • emergency procedures during taxi
  • take-off clearance
  • departure procedures
  • emergency procedures
  • in-flight diversion to the alternate airport
  • holding entry procedures and holding
  • maintaining holding patterns
  • approach procedures
  • landing clearance and taxi clearence
  • taxiing
  • preventing runway incursions
  • engine shut-down