CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

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National Policy

Effective Date: 9/11/18

Summary of Change. Volume 7, Chapter 1, Section 1, Accident Investigations; Volume 7, Chapter 1, Section 2, Pilot Deviations, Incident Investigations, and Occurrences; Volume 7, Chapter 4, Section 1, General; and Volume 7, Chapter 5, Section 1, Background and Procedure.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change removes text regarding aviation safety technician (AST) authorization to investigate small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) accidents and incidents and updates references in Volume 7:

    Chapter 1, Section 1, Accident Investigations;

    Chapter 1, Section 2, Pilot Deviations, Incident Investigations, and Occurrences;

    Chapter 4, Section 1, General; and

    Chapter 5, Section 1, Background and Procedure.