CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 609

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 8/15/18

 

Summary of Change. Volume 5, Chapter 9, Section 1, Issue/Renew/Reevaluate/Rescind a Statement of Aerobatic Competency.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change revises Volume 5, Chapter 9, Section 1, formerly titled Issue/Renew/Rescind a Statement of Acrobatic Competency. The change incorporates guidance from Notice N 8900.356, Issue/Renew/Reevaluate/Rescind FAA Form 8710-7, Statement of Aerobatic Competency (SAC), dated March 22, 2016. It corrects outdated procedures for reporting of accidents and incidents and issuance, reevaluation, and rescission of FAA Form 8710-7, Statement of Aerobatic Competency (SAC), and updates offices’ responsibilities per the Future of Flight Standards reorganization.