CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 504

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 12/28/16

 

Summary of Change. Volume 2, Chapter 11, Certification of a Part 145 Repair Station.

Explanation of Policy Changes. updates guidance for the certification of a Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 145 repair station. This change:

A. Incorporates new information into Volume 2, Chapter 11:

    Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Phase 1—Preapplication (new title);

    Section 2, Safety Assurance System: Phase 2—Formal Application (SAS Business Process Modules 1 and 2) (new title);

    Section 3, Safety Assurance System: Phase 3—Design Assessment (SAS Business Process Modules 2, 3, and 4) (new title);

    Section 4, Safety Assurance System: Phase 4—Performance Assessment (SAS Business Process Modules 2, 3, and 4) (new title);

    Section 5, Safety and Assurance System: Phase 5—Administrative Functions (new title);

    Section 6, Safety and Assurance System: Part 145 Repair Station Ratings and Classifications Under 14 CFR Part 145, 145.59 and 145.61 (new title);

    Section 7, Safety Assurance System: Certification of a Part 145 Satellite Repair Station, Amendment to, and/or Transfer of Certificate of the Part 145 Certification (new title); and

    Section 8, Safety Assurance System: Initial, Renewal, Amendment, and Approval of a Part 145 Repair Station Located in the United States Applying for an EASA Part 145 (new title).

B. Creates new Volume 2, Chapter 11:

    Section 9, Safety Assurance System: Certificating/Renewing/Amending a Part 145 Repair Station Located Inside the United States Under a BASA/MIP;

    Section 10, Safety Assurance System: Certificating/Renewing/Amending a Part 145 Repair Station Located Outside the Territories of the United States and Not Under a BASA/MIP;

    Section 11, Safety Assurance System: Initial, Renewal, or Amendment Certification of an EASA Part‑145 EU-Based AMO Applying for a 14 CFR Part 145 Certificate;

    Section 12, Safety Assurance System: Initial, Renewal, or Amendment of a Part 145 Repair Station Located Outside the Territories of the United States and Under an Agreement; and

    Section 13, Safety Assurance System: Procedures for Collaborating with TSA During a Security Audit for Part 145 Repair Stations (Located Within and Outside of the United States and its Territories) Both Under and Not Under a Maintenance Implementation Procedure.