Document Title: FAA Order 8120.16, Suspected Unapproved Parts Program
Summary: This revision to FAA Order 8120.16 makes changes to reflect transfer of Office of Responsibility (OPR) for this order from Flight Standards Service, Aircraft Maintenance Division, (AFS-350) to Aircraft Certification Service, Design, Manufacturing and Airworthiness Division (AIR-100). It also revises the definitions section and repositions the Responsibilities and Obligations section of the order for efficiency and to enhance comprehension.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (PDF)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Reference:
Comments Due: August 17, 2015
How to Comment: Email comments to:
joseph.palmisano@faa.gov

Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Joseph Palmisano
Federal Aviation Administration
Aircraft Certification Service,
Design, Manufacturing and Airworthiness Division, AIR-100
950 L’Enfant Plaza, SW, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20024

Fax comments to:
202-267-1813
Document Title: Aircraft Certification Directorates' Delegation of Authority
Summary: Order 8000.51 is being revised to update the directorates' responsibilities for issuing airworthiness directives (AD) and the directorates' geographic responsibilities regarding foreign certification programs/ This revision also adds authority to make the certification statement required by the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA), and to waive or delay certain requirements within the RFA.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (MS Word)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Reference:
Comments Due: August 31, 2015
How to Comment: Email comments to:
robert.a.romero@faa.gov

Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Federal Aviation Administration Rotorcraft Directorate, ASW-100 10101 Hillwood Parkway Fort Worth, TX 76177

Fax comments to:
817-222-5959