CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 473

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 7/27/16

 

Summary of Change. Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 4, Part B Operations Specifications—En Route Authorizations and Limitations.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates new information into Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 4, Operations Specification (OpSpec)/Management Specification (MSpec)/Letter of Authorization (LOA) B054, changing the title to “Oceanic and Remote Airspace Navigation Using a Single Long Range Navigation System,” and replacing the term “Class II” navigation to “oceanic and remote airspace” navigation. The change also allows B054 to now authorize both oceanic and remote operations and Required Navigation Performance (RNP) 10 operations while equipped with only a single long-range navigation system (LRNS) on special routes.