Summary of Change.
Volume 8, Chapter 3, Section 3, Evaluation and Surveillance of Heliports.
Explanation of Policy Changes. This change
incorporates new information into
Volume 8, Chapter 3, Section 3, to reflect policy changes to outdated heliport
evaluation guidance and to clarify the inspector’s role in the heliport evaluation
process. This change also clarifies the nonregulatory nature of the Heliports
Design advisory circular (AC), revises outdated guidance, removes material duplicated
in the AC, and adds more guidance about how to perform the onsite evaluation,
including the use of the evaluation tools.