CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

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National Policy

Effective Date: 11/28/17

 

Summary of Change.Volume 3, Chapter 50, Section 1, Evaluating and Inspecting 14 CFR Part 91/Part 91 Subpart K Aircraft; Volume 4, Chapter 14, Section 3, Evaluate/Approve an Inspection Program Under Part 91, § 91.409(f)(4); Volume 4, Chapter 14, Section 10, Evaluate/Approve an Inspection Program Under Part 91K; Volume 6, Chapter 1, Section 2, Inspect a Part 91 Inspection Program; Volume 6, Chapter 1, Section 7, Evaluating and Inspecting Part 91 Aircraft; Volume 6, Chapter 2, Section 17, Monitor and Inspect a Part 91K Operator’s Aircraft and Approved Inspection Program.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change updates guidance for aviation safety inspectors (ASI) regarding inspection program options, requirements, and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) evaluation criteria as allowed under existing provisions of Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 91. This change:

A.    Creates new:

    Volume 4, Chapter 14, Section 3, Evaluate/Approve an Inspection Program Under Part 91, § 91.409(f)(4) (formerly reserved);

    Volume 4, Chapter 14, Section 10, Evaluate/Approve an Inspection Program Under Part 91K (formerly reserved);

    Volume 6, Chapter 1, Section 7, Evaluating and Inspecting Part 91 Aircraft; and

    Volume 6, Chapter 2, Section 17, Monitor and Inspect a Part 91K Operator’s Aircraft and Approved Inspection Program (formerly reserved).

B.    Incorporates new information into. Volume 6, Chapter 1, Section 2, Inspect a Part 91 Inspection Program (new title).

C.    Reserves. Volume 3, Chapter 50, Section 1, Evaluating and Inspecting 14 CFR Part 91/Part 91 Subpart K Aircraft.