CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 568

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 1/8/18

 

Summary of Change.Volume 1, Chapter 1, Section 1, General Order Information; Volume 1, Chapter 1, Section 2, Definitions; Volume 1, Chapter 1, Section 3, Safety Assurance System: Acronyms and Abbreviations; Volume 1, Chapter 1, Section 4, FAA Computer Databases; and Volume 1, Chapter 3, Section 2, Personal Ethics and Conduct.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change incorporates new information into Volume 1 in regards to Flight Standards functions and responsibilities concerning the interdependence, critical thinking, and consistency standards of professionalism. It also includes editorial updates to Volume 1, Chapter 1, updating the title, incorporating new language per the Future of Flight Standards realignment, and updating references. This change:

A.    Incorporates new information into:

    Chapter 1, Order Organization, Use, and Revision (new title), Section 1, General Order Information (new title); and

    Chapter 3, Section 2, Personal Ethics and Conduct.

B.    Incorporates editorial updates into Volume 1, Chapter 1:

    Section 2, Definitions;

    Section 3, Safety Assurance System: Acronyms and Abbreviations; and

    Section 4, FAA Computer Databases.