CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

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National Policy

Effective Date: 10/17/17

 

Summary of Change. Volume 3, Chapter 19 Section 1, Scope, Concepts, and Definitions; Volume 3, Chapter 19 Section 9, Safety Assurance System: Differences Training—All Training Categories; and Volume 3, Chapter 19 Section 12, Safety Assurance System: Related Aircraft Designations, Training, and Deviations—Part 121.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change updates information regarding Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 121, 121.441(f) deviations based on a recent amendment to 121.441; the related aircraft deviation process; and the use of Flight Standardization Board (FSB) reports based on recent updates to Advisory Circular (AC) 120 53B, Guidance for Conducting and Use of Flight Standardization Board Evaluations, and the new FSB report template. This change also adds source basis information and updates roles for the Future of Flight Standards realignment. This change incorporates new information into Volume 3, Chapter 19:

    Section 1, Scope, Concepts, and Definitions;

    Section 9, Safety Assurance System: Differences Training—All Training Categories;

    Section 12, Safety Assurance System: Related Aircraft Designations, Training, and Deviations—Part 121.