CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 547

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 8/28/17

 

Summary of Change. Volume 3, Chapter 29, Section 2, The Proving and Validation Test Process; Volume 3, Chapter 29, Section 3, Proving Test Requirements; and Volume 3, Chapter 29, Section 7, Request for Deviation of Proving Test Hours.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates new information clarifying “materially altered” in reference to Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 121, § 121.163; the importance of contacting the Air Transportation Division (AFS-200) during the proving test process; and crewmember information given at the time of proving run plan submission, into Volume 3, Chapter 29:

    Section 2, The Proving and Validation Test Process (formerly SAS);

    Section 3, Proving Test Requirements (formerly SAS); and

    Section 7, Request for Deviation of Proving Test Hours.