GCA REGULATIONS FOR THE ANGOLAN DIVISION

 

G.1 - The Angola Division is participating in the GCA (Guest Controller Approval) program which is in accordance with R&R T.2. Any user not being a member of the AO Division, who wants to control any ATC position in the AO Division, has to apply for a GCA checkout.

 

G.2 - GCA Requirements:

G.2.1 - Maintain an active IVAO account

G.2.2 - Have a clean Suspension history;

G.2.3 - Be a member of IVAO for at least six months;

G.2.4 - Hold at least Aerodrome Controller (ADC) rating;

G.2.5 - Cannot hold more than three (3) GCA’s of other Divisions.

 

G.3 - English is the primary language used for operational purposes within the Luanda FIR. Although not mandatory, fluency in Portuguese is highly recommended (see IR.2.1.3).

 

G.4 - The Applicant should send a motivated email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with CC to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. After review of the application, the Angolan Training Department will contact the applicant for the rest of the procedure. Please provide your full name and VID when applying for a GCA.

G.4.1 - During the application process, we will collect and store your personal email address in order to have the appropriate communications during and after the application process.

G.4.2 - Information that you agree to provide while starting the application process will be visible to AO-HQ/-TC/-TAC, according to the IVAO Privacy Policy.

 

G.5 - Members deciding to leave the Angola Division to transfer to another division will not be eligible for a GCA in the first 12 months after the division change. The HQ of Division can make exceptions to this rule, analyzing case by case.

 

G.6 - GCA will be revoked without prior notice in the following cases:

G.6.1 - Behavioural troubles, including suspensions, sandbanging and violation of any IVAO R&R (https://doc.ivao.aero);

G.6.2 - Becomes an inactive IVAO user (inactive account);

G.6.3 - Do not connect on any Angolan ATC Positions for at least 4 hours per month without providing a good reason.

G.6.4 - Any other reason at discretion of Angolan Headquarters (AO-DIR / AO-ADIR) and Angolan Training Coordinators (AO-TC / AO-TAC).

 

G.7 - When such a revoke occurs, the member will be ineligible for a Angola GCA for twelve (12) months after GCA revoking.

 

G.8 - GCA holders can request the removal of AO GCA at any time by sending an email.

G.8.1 - The member will be ineligible for a Angola GCA for twelve (12) months after GCA removal request.

 

G.9 - The Angolan Headquarters (AO-DIR / AO-ADIR) and Angolan Training Coordinators (AO-TC / AO-TAC) reserves the right to admission or no for any reason, without any previous communication.

 

G.10 - The Angolan Training Coordinators and Angolan Headquarters may decide to make an exception of any regulation if needed.

 

APPROVED BY AO-HQ ON MEETING DONE AT 25.07.2020

Effective from 1st August 2020

If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.