(b) Applicants for an FIE certificate for helicopters shall:
(1) hold the relevant instructor certificate, as applicable.
(2) have completed 2000 hours of flight time as pilot on helicopters.
(3) have at least 100 hours of flight time instructing applicants for an instructor certificate.
Privileges and conditions
The privileges of an FIE on helicopters are to conduct assessments of competence for the issue, revalidation or renewal of certificates for FI(H), IRI(H) and TRI(H) on single-pilot helicopters, provided that the relevant instructor certificate is held.