Document Title: Order 8900.1 CHG HAA, Helicopter Air Ambulance
Summary: This change incorporates new information into Volume 3, Chapter 19, Sections 6 and 7. This change also creates new Volume 3, Chapter 65, Sections 1 through 5. These sections of Order 8900.1 add guidance for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) inspectors regarding specialized training for helicopter air ambulance (HAA) flightcrew members, checking for on-demand helicopter air carrier flightcrew members, and training for non-pilot personnel on HAA-specific topics.
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Reference: Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR):
   – Part 1, Definitions and Abbreviations
   – Part 119, Certification: Air Carriers and Commercial Operators
Part 135, Operating Requirements: Commuter and On Demand Operations and Rules Governing Persons On Board Such Aircraft
Advisory Circulars (AC):    – AC 120-35, Line Operational Simulations: Line Oriented Flight Training, Special Purpose Operational Training, Line Operational Evaluation
   – AC 120-96, Integration of Operations Control Centers into Helicopter Emergency Medical Services Operations.
Comments Due: 01/07/2015
How to Comment: Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Kristin Renaut
1625 K Street NW
Suite 300
Washington DC, 20006

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Document Title: Order 8000.95, Designee Management Policy
Summary: This order provides guidance for nominating, appointing, and removing designees.
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Reference: Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR):
   – Part 21, Part 61, subpart H, Part 63, Part 121, Part 125, Part 127, Part 135, Part 141, Part 183
FAA Orders:
   – 8900.2, General Aviation Airman Designee Handbook
   – 8900.1, Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)
   – 2150.3, FAA Compliance and Enforcement Program
Title 49 of the United States Code 49 (USC) § 44702
Comments Due: 01/07/2015
How to Comment: Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Susan Hill
1625 K Street NW
Suite 300
Washington DC, 20006

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(202) 223-4615, Attn: Susan Hill