CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 128

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 1/10/11

 

 

 

Summary of Change.

Volume 10, Chapter 1, Section 2, Introduction to ATOS Business Process and Tools;

Volume 10, Chapter 1, Section 4, Roles and Responsibilities;

Volume 10, Chapter 1, Section 5, Acronyms, Abbreviations, Terms, and Definitions;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 1, Design and Performance Assessment System Configuration;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 2, Design and Performance Assessment Planning;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 3, Design and Performance Assessment Resource Management;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 4, Design Assessment Data Collection;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 5, Performance Assessment Data Collection;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 6, Design and Performance Assessment Data Reporting;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 8, Design Assessment Analysis and Assessment;

Volume 10, Chapter 2, Section 10, Performance Assessment Analysis and Assessment;

Volume 10, Chapter 3, Section 1, Risk Management Process;

Volume 10, Chapter 5, Section 1, Off-Hour Surveillance Air Carrier Oversight Process; and

Volume 10, Chapter 6, Section 2, Certification Process Document.

Paragraphs 10-25, 10-26, 10-62, 10-78, 10-79, 10-102, 10-118, 10-123, 10-126, 10-143, 10-144, 10-147, 10-149, 10-155, 10-172, 10-192, 10-214, 10-218, 10-262, 10-263, 10-302, 10-303, 10-338, 10-393, 10-397, 10-435, 10-437, and 10-441 include miscellaneous policy and editorial changes regarding the Air Transportation Oversight System. Notably, these paragraphs revise guidance and language on air carrier outsourced maintenance, update policy on using inspection data, and revise information pertaining to the Voluntary Disclosure Reporting Program and the use of such data.