CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 438

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 1/4/16

 

Summary of Change. Volume 3, Chapter 42, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Initial and Continual Oversight and Evaluation of Essential Maintenance and other Contract Maintenance Provider Programs and Contractual Agreements; and Volume 3, Chapter 42, Section 1, Initial and Continual Oversight and Evaluation of Essential Maintenance and other Contract Maintenance Provider Programs and Contractual Agreements.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates new information into Volume 3, Chapter 42, Section 1 to reflect the new 14 CFR part 121,  121.368 and part 135,  135.426, as well as changes to  121.369 and 135.427. This change provides guidance for FAA inspectors while conducting oversight of maintenance provider programs and contractual agreements. Additionally, this change will assist the public with maintaining compliance with 14 CFR.