CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 421

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 10/1/15

 

Summary of Change. Volume 10:

Chapter 1, Section 1, Safety Assurance System;

Chapter 1, Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Introduction to SAS Business Process and Tools;

Chapter 1, Section 3, Safety Assurance System: Roles and Responsibilities;

Chapter 1, Section 4, Safety Assurance System: Acronyms, Abbreviations, Terms, and Definitions;

Chapter 2, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Module 1 Configuration;

Chapter 3, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Module 2 Planning;

Chapter 4, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Module 3 Resource Management;

Chapter 5, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Module 4 Data Collection;

Chapter 5, Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Module 4 Data Reporting;

Chapter 5, Section 3, Safety Assurance System: Module 4 Data Review;

Chapter 6, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Module 5 Analysis and Assessment;

Chapter 6, Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Module 5 Action;

Chapter 7, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Risk Management Process;

Chapter 7, Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Initiate a New Hazard;

Chapter 7, Section 3, Safety Assurance System: System Analysis Team;

Chapter 8, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Certificate Holder Evaluation Process;

Chapter 9, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Aircraft Configuration Control Document;

Chapter 10, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Certificate Transfer Process;

Chapter 11, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Major Change Process DocumentóGeneral Information; and

Chapter 11, Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Major Change Process DocumentóWork Instructions.

Chapter 12, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Hazardous Materials Oversight

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change clarifies and corrects some policy language; incorporates feedback from the Safety Assurance System (SAS) Assistance, Feedback, or Enhancement (SAFE) Process; and reflects automation enhancements. This change creates new SAS Volume 10, Chapter 12, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Hazardous Materials Oversight, and incorporates new information into SAS Volume 10.