CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 415

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 8/3/15

 

Summary of Change.

Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: General—Part 121 and 125 Certificate Holders;

Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Part 121 Check Pilot and Check Flight Engineer Approval and Surveillance;

Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 4, Safety Assurance System: Part 121 Check Pilot, Check Flight Engineer, and Air Transportation Flight Instructor Training;

Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 5, Safety Assurance System: General—135 Certificate Holders;

Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 6, Safety Assurance System: Part 135 Check Pilot Approval and Surveillance; and

Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 7, Safety Assurance System: Part 135 Check Pilot, and Air Transportation Flight Instructor Training.

 

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates information from N 8900.270, Part 135 Check Pilot (Check Airman) Functions, and N 8900.271, Initial Training Program Records for Contract Instructors and Contract Check Airmen, into Volume 3, Chapter 20 (SAS versions), and updates guidance regarding check pilot functions, oversight, and training.