CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 539

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 08/04/17

 

Summary of Change.Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 3, Part A Operations Specifications—General, and Volume 4, Chapter 16, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Guidance for Authorizing Single-Engine Aircraft IFR Passenger-Carrying Operations for a Part 135 Certificate Holder.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates information from Notice N 8900.307, Electrical Requirements for Operation of Single-Engine Passenger Carrying Aircraft under IFR—Title 14 CFR Part 135, § 135.163(f), dated June 23, 2015, and updates guidance for authorizing single-engine instrument flight rules (SEIFR) passenger carrying operations in compliance with 14 CFR part 135, § 135.163(f). This change:

    Revises the guidance in Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 3, Operations Specification (OpSpec) A046, Single Engine Instrument Flight Rules (SEIFR) Passenger-Carrying Operations Under 14 CFR Part 135; and

    Creates new Volume 4, Chapter 16, Section 1, Safety Assurance System: Guidance for Authorizing Single-Engine Aircraft IFR Passenger-Carrying Operations for a Part 135 Certificate Holder (formerly Reserved).