CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

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National Policy

Effective Date: 7/2/15

 

Summary of Change.

Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 9, Safety Assurance System: Differences Training—All Training Categories;

Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 9, Differences Training—All Training Categories;

Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 12, Safety Assurance System: Related Aircraft Designations, Training, and Deviations—Part 121; and

Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 12, Related Aircraft Designations, Training, and Deviations—Part 121.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates new information into Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 9 (SAS and Non-SAS versions) and Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 12 (SAS and Non-SAS versions). The revised policy requires the principal operations inspector (POI) to obtain concurrence from the Air Transportation Division (AFS-200) before approving differences training for a new variation of an airplane type that is not contained in the Master Differences Requirements (MDR) of the Flight Standardization Board (FSB) report.