CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 431

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 11/18/15

 

Summary of Change. Volume 4, Chapter 4, Section 1, CDL; Volume 4, Chapter 4, Section 2, MEL Requirements for 14 CFR Parts 91, 137, and 142 Operations; Volume 4, Chapter 4, Section 3, MEL Requirements for 14 CFR Parts 91 Subpart K (Part 91K), 121, 125, 125 LODA, and 135 Operations; and Volume 4, Chapter 4, Section 4, Nonessential Equipment and Furnishings (NEF) Program.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change rewrites and consolidates the 11 sections of Volume 4 Chapter 4 into 4 new sections, to clarify policy conflicts caused by the past merging of FAA Orders, and incorporates four MMEL Policy Letters. The four new sections clearly define the policy requirements for operations using CDL, MEL, and NEF programs.