SAFA | Saudi Aviation Flight Academy


The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has approved SAFA as an approved English Language Proficiency (ELP) testing center. GACA has approved the EUROCONTROL’s English Language Proficiency in Aeronautical Communication (ELPAC) Test as an approved ELP test. This test meets the GACA English Language Proficiency requirements for Pilots and Air-Traffic controllers working within the Kingdom.

The EUROCONTROL (the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation), together with its’ partners ZHAW (the Zurich University of Applied Sciences) and ENOVATE, has developed the ELPAC test, and it fully satisfies ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) standards and recommended practices consistent with ICAO Doc. 9835. SAFA has signed an agreement with EUROCONTROL to deliver the ELPAC test in Saudi Arabia.

In order to apply for the ELPAC test please write to along with your Saudi ID/Passport copy and relevant pilot certificates

Test Fees: SAR 1200.00
Click here for details on ELPAC test taker preparation
A sample version of Paper 1 of ELPAC test is available on

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