October 16th 2014 – April 2nd, 2014
This manual contains the fundamentals required in order to fly legally in the country of origin. It also contains items of interest to pilots concerning health and medical facts, factors affecting flight safety, a pilot/controller glossary of terms used in the ATC System, and information on safety, accident, and hazard reporting. Although the AIM is not regulatory in nature, parts of it re-state and amplify federal regulations.
In Canada, the AIM is published by Transport Canada, and contains the following chapters:
Rules of the Air and Air Traffic Services (RAC)
Search and Rescue (SAR)
Aeronautical Charts and Publications (MAP)
Licensing, Registration and Airworthiness (LRA)