A design approval holder is the holder of a type certificate, a Parts Manufacturer Approval or a Technical Standard Order authorization or the licensee of a Type Certificate.
Note: References to a type certificate includes supplemental type certificates unless noted otherwise.
Design Approval Holder ObligationsAll design approval holders must:
- Report failures, malfunctions, and defects as required by 14 CFR 21.3.
- Make Instruction for Continued Airworthiness (including changes) available to each aircraft, aircraft engine or propeller owner and any other person required by 14 CFR Chapter I, Subchapter C --Aircraft, to comply with those instructions.
- Satisfy Additional Obligations for: