FAQ n.19130

What is the definition of ‘cabin crew member’? Does the definition of Aircrew include cabin crew members?

Answer

Commission Regulation (EU) No 290/2012 on Aircrew gives the following definitions:

Article 1 (2)(11) defines ‘cabin crew member’ as follows:

(11) “Cabin crew member” means an appropriately qualified crew member, other than a flight crew or technical crew member, who is assigned by an operator to perform duties related to the safety of passengers and flight during operations;

Article 1 (2)(12) defines Aircrew as follows:

(12) “Aircrew” means flight crew and cabin crew; To conclude, the definition of aircrew includes cabin crew member.

Last updated: 
26/05/2014

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