CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

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National Policy

Effective Date: 9/12/18

Summary of Change. Volume 5, Chapter 1, Section 1, General Information, and Volume 11, Chapter 10, Section 1, Approval, Oversight, and Authorized Use Under 14 CFR Parts 61 and 141.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change revises Volume 11, Chapter 10, Section 1, Approval, Oversight, and Authorized Use Under 14 CFR Parts 61 and 141, to incorporate the specific Aviation Training Device (ATD) criteria for FAA approval from Advisory Circular (AC) 61-136, FAA Approval of Aviation Training Devices and Their Use for Training and Experience. This change also incorporates new information into Volume 5, Chapter 1, Section 1, General Information, paragraph 5-9, to define Technically Advanced Airplanes (TAA) and provide instructions on how to apply for TAA designation.