Goto Section: 87.87 | 87.91 | Table of Contents
Revised as of October 1, 2010
Goto Year:2009 |
§ 87.89 Minimum operator requirements.
(a) A station operator must hold a commercial radio operator license or
permit, except as listed in paragraph (d).
(b) The minimum operator license or permit required for operation of
each specific classification is:
Minimum Operator License or Permit
Land stations, all classes
--All frequencies except VHF telephony transmitters providing domestic
Aircraft stations, all classes
--Frequencies below 30 MHz allocated exclusively to aeronautical mobile
servicesRP--Frequencies below 30 MHz not allocated exclusively to
aeronautical mobile servicesMP or higher--Frequencies above 30 MHz not
allocated exclusively to aeronautical mobile services and assigned for
international useMP or higher--Frequencies above 30 MHz not assigned
for international usenone--Frequencies not used solely for telephone or
exceeding 250 watts carrier power or 1000 watts peak envelope powerG or
(c) The operator of a telephony station must directly supervise and be
responsible for any other person who transmits from the station, and
must ensure that such communications are in accordance with the station
(d) No operator license is required to:
(1) Operate an aircraft radar set, radio altimeter, transponder or
other aircraft automatic radionavigation transmitter by flight
(2) Test an emergency locator transmitter or a survival craft station
used solely for survival purposes;
(3) Operate an aeronautical enroute station which automatically
transmits digital communications to aircraft stations;
(4) Operate a VHF telephony transmitter providing domestic service or
used on domestic flights.
Goto Section: 87.87 | 87.91
Goto Year: 2009 |
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