CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 522

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 4/5/17

 

Summary of Change.Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 5, Part C Operations Specifications—Airplane Terminal Instrument Procedures and Airport Authorizations and Limitations; Volume 4, Chapter 17, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: EFVS Operations Application Evaluation; Volume 12, Chapter 2, Section 5, Part 129 Part C Operations Specifications—Airplane Terminal Instrument Procedures and Airport Authorizations and Limitations.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change updates guidance for PIs and supporting ASIs to perform an evaluation of an operator’s application for the initial issuance or an amendment to Operations Specification (OpSpec)/Management Specification (MSpec)/Letter of Authorization (LOA) C048, Enhanced Flight Vision System (EFVS) Operations. This change creates new Volume 4, Chapter 17, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: EFVS Operations Application Evaluation (new chapter). It also incorporates new information into:

    Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 5, Part C Operations Specifications—Airplane Terminal Instrument Procedures and Airport Authorizations and Limitations; and

    Volume 12, Chapter 2, Section 5, Part 129 Part C Operations Specifications—Airplane Terminal Instrument Procedures and Airport Authorizations and Limitations.