CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 479

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date:
9/13/16

Summary of Change. Volume 10:

Chapter 1, Section 1, Safety Assurance System;

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

Section 3, Safety Assurance System: Roles and Responsibilities;

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;

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

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

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

Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Module 5 Action;

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

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

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;

 Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Major Change Process DocumentóWork Instructions; and

Chapter 12, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Reserved.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change clarifies Compliance Action, in conjunction with the Compliance Action Philosophy Team, and addresses Safety Assurance System (SAS) Assistance, Feedback, or Enhancement (SAFE) Process feedback that was entered by field, regional, and national personnel requesting clarification of policy. This change reserves SAS Volume 10, Chapter 12, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Reserved, and incorporates new information into SAS Volume 10, Chapter 1, Sections 1 through 4; Chapter 2, Section 1; Chapter 3, Section 1; Chapter 4, Section 1; Chapter 5, Sections 1 through 3; Chapter 6, Section 1 and 2; Chapter 7, Sections 1 through 3; Chapter 8, Section 1; Chapter 9, Section 1; Chapter 10, Section 1; and Chapter 11, Section 1 and 2.