CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 296

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 10/17/13

 

Summary of Change. Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 3, Part A Operations Specifications—General.

Paragraph 3-737 replaces OpSpec A345, Substitute Scheduled Service as a Supplemental Air Carrier with OpSpec A545, Authorized Airports for Domestic or Flag Substitute Scheduled Operations. A545 will be a standard, time limited OpSpec that will not require HQ approval. A545 will ensure compliance with the appropriate part 119 regulations and will provide certificate holders with a greater period of time in which to conduct the substitute operation, 5 days versus 2 or 3 (based on kind of operation).