Applying for an Aircraft Radio Operator Approval

General Criteria

To qualify for an Aircraft Radio Operator Approval (AROA), you will need to acquire theoretical knowledge and meet all regulatory licensing requirements. Other general criteria include:

You must

  • be at least 21 years old;
  • be able to read, write and communicate in English at an understandable level; and
  • pass the Radio Telephony examination (subject code R12).

Detailed Criteria

For more detailed licensing requirements, please refer to Air Navigation Order- Paragraph 35(1) (PDF, 1.5 MB) and Twelfth Schedule Paragraph 10 (PDF, 1.5 MB).

Application Form

To register for the Radio Telephony examination, click here.

Please complete the Application for Aircraft Radio Operator Approval (PDF, 169 KB) form, whether you are applying for an Aircraft Radio Operator Approval for the first time or a renewal of the Approval.

For replacement of lost AROA, please complete the Application for Replacement of AML and/or AROA (PDF, 157 KB).

Application Submission

Submit your application form and payment at our licensing office:-

Changi Airport Passenger Terminal 2
South Pier, Level 3 Unit 038-039
Singapore 819643

Click here for directions to our licensing office.