Starting January 1, 2020, you must be equipped with ADS-B Out to fly in most controlled airspace. Federal Regulations 14 CFR 91.225 and 14 CFR 91.227 contain the details. Find out how you should equip your aircraft depending on where you fly, what equipment has been FAA certified and other useful information.

We would like to see the industry equip with ADS-B Out as soon as possible. Let me be clear that the deadline for the mandate is set at January 1, 2020. It will not change. - Michael Huerta FAA Administrator

Research what you need based on where you fly Installation: things to consider before, during, and after Capabilities: what you can do with ADS-B technology

ADS-B Out Equipped?

E-mail us with your N-number, ADS-B transmitter and GPS make/model numbers to find out if your equipment is working properly.

Exemption 12555

The FAA has granted Exemption 12555 with a strict, limited timeframe in which operators must equip with new navigation receivers. Click here for information and materials needed to obtain Exemption 12555.

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