CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 351

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 6/23/14

 

Summary of Change.

Volume 16, Chapter 1, Section 1, General Unmanned Aircraft Systems Information.

Volume 16, Chapter 1, Section 2, Definitions and Acronyms.

Volume 16, Chapter 1, Section 3, Related Regulations and Publications.

Volume 16, Chapter 1, Section 4, Headquarters/Regional ASI Interface, Tasks/Flows, and PTRS.

Volume 16, Chapter 2, Section 1, Public Aircraft Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 2, Section 2, Reserved.

Volume 16, Chapter 2, Section 3, Civil Aircraft Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 2, Section 4, Standard Airworthiness (TBD).

Volume 16, Chapter 3, Section 1, Continuing Airworthiness Public and Civil Aircraft Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 4, Section 1, Pilots.

Volume 16, Chapter 4, Section 2, Flight Instructors (TBD).

Volume 16, Chapter 4, Section 3, Mechanics.

Volume 16, Chapter 4, Section 4, Visual Observers and Other Personnel.

Volume 16, Chapter 5, Section 1, Public and Civil Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 5, Section 2, Reserved.

Volume 16, Chapter 5, Section 3, General Operational Requirements.

Volume 16, Chapter 5, Section 4, Emergency and National Disaster Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 5, Section 5, Law Enforcement Organizations.

Volume 16, Chapter 5, Section 6, Permit to Operate (TBD).

Volume 16, Chapter 6, Section 1, All Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 7, Section 1, General.

Volume 16, Chapter 7, Section 2, Public Aircraft Operations (TBD).

Volume 16, Chapter 7, Section 3, Civil Aircraft Operations (TBD).

Volume 16, Chapter 8, Section 1, Reserved.

Volume 16, Chapter 9, Section 1, Reserved.

Volume 16, Chapter 10, Section 1, Public Aircraft Operations.

Volume 16, Chapter 10, Section 2, Civil Aircraft Operations.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates the contents of Notice N 8900.227, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Operational Approval, dated 7/30/13, and new material regarding background, organizational information, and definitions into a new Volume 16.