CHANGE

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

8900.1 CHG 741

 

 

National Policy

Effective Date: 2/19/21

Summary of Change. Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 3. Part A Operations Specifications—General; Volume 3, Chapter 18, Section 4. Part B Operations Specifications—En Route Authorizations and Limitations; Volume 3, Chapter 19, Section 1. Scope, Concepts, and Definitions; Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 5. Safety Assurance System: General—Part 135 Certificate Holders; Volume 3, Chapter 20, Section 6. Safety Assurance System: Part 135 Check Pilot Approval and Surveillance; Volume 3, Chapter 54, Section 1. Part 142 Training Centers: Training Center and Training Center Program Manager Overview; Volume 3, Chapter 54, Section 2. Part 142 Training Centers: Training, Qualification, and Designation of Training Center Instructors and Evaluators; Volume 3, Chapter 54, Section 5. Safety Assurance System: Part 142 Training Centers: Outsource Training—Certificate Holders and/or Fractional Ownership Program Managers Contracting With Training Providers (new title); and Volume 6, Chapter 8, Section 1. Part 142 Inspections: Surveillance and Inspection Activities for Part 142 Training Centers, Satellites, and Remote Sites.

Explanation of Policy Changes. This change introduces the standardized curriculum concept for Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 135 training provided by 14 CFR part 142 training centers. This change incorporates new information into:

A.    Volume 3:

1)    Chapter 18, Section 3. Part A Operations Specifications—General.

    OpSpec/MSpec/LOA A031, and

    OpSpec/MSpec A131.

2)    Chapter 18, Section 4. Part B Operations Specifications—En Route Authorizations and Limitations. TSpec B005 (and continuation TSpecs B105 and B106).
3)    Chapter 19, Section 1. Scope, Concepts, and Definitions.
4)    Chapter 20, Section 5. Safety Assurance System: General—Part 135 Certificate Holders.
5)    Chapter 20, Section 6. Safety Assurance System: Part 135 Check Pilot Approval and Surveillance.
6)    Chapter 54, Section 1. Part 142 Training Centers: Training Center and Training Center Program Manager Overview.
7)    Chapter 54, Section 2. Part 142 Training Centers: Training, Qualification, and Designation of Training Center Instructors and Evaluators.
8)    Chapter 54, Section 5. Safety Assurance System: Part 142 Training Centers: Outsource Training—Certificate Holders and/or Fractional Ownership Program Managers Contracting With Training Providers (new title).

B.    Volume 6, Chapter 8, Section 1. Part 142 Inspections: Surveillance and Inspection Activities for Part 142 Training Centers, Satellites, and Remote Sites.