Document Title: Approval of Instruments in 14 CFR Part 31 Balloons
Summary: This policy statement establishes certification compliance processes for balloon flight instrumentation as required by 14 CFR part 31.85, Required basic equipment.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (MS Word)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Reference: 14 CFR Part 31.85
Comments Due: March 10, 2016
How to Comment: Email comments to:
karl.schletzbaum@faa.gov@faa.gov

Deliver comments by mail or hand to:
Federal Aviation Administration
Small Airplane Directorate
Project Support Branch, ACE-112
901 Locust St, Room 301
Kansas City, MO 64106

Fax comments to:
816-329-4090
Document Title: Policy Statement on Certification of Engine Inlet Barrier Filter (IBF) Installations on Rotorcraft
Summary: This document identifies items that should be considered when installing an IBF in a rotorcraft. This policy addresses two unique aspects associated with an IBF: 1) Determination of power available with IBF blockage at the impending bypass level, and 2) evaluation of the bypass system. All other aspects of this policy are provided to clarify the applicability of existing airworthiness standards.
Documents for Download: Draft Document (MS Word)
Draft Document Comment Grid (MS Word)
Comments Due: March 15, 2016
How to Comment:

Email comments to:
michael.hughlett@faa.gov

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