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Validation of Civil Aviation Authority of China (CAAC) Engine & Propeller Products

FAA – Import Validation:

These lists are used to categorize Chinese products/approvals seeking FAA validation - consult the FAA/CAAC Implementation Procedures for Airworthiness (IPA) for information on how to apply these lists.

For amendment pairs not identified below, or for further information on the lists, contact the FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch:

Manager, Engine & Propeller Standards Branch, AIR-6A0
1200 District Ave
Burlington, MA 01803

Significant Standards Difference (SSD)

  • Turbine Aircraft Engines, 14 CFR Part 33 & 34 vs. CCAR-33 & CCAR-34
    • Airworthiness Standards – To be developed upon first application.
    • Environmental Standards – To be developed upon first application.
  • Reciprocating Aircraft Engines, 14 CFR Part 33 vs. CCAR-33
    • Airworthiness Standards – To be developed upon first application.
  • Propellers, 14 CFR Part 35 vs. CCAR-35
    • Airworthiness Standards – To be developed upon first application.

Safety Emphasis Items (SEI)

  • Turbine Aircraft Engines
    • Start with FAA Issues List. To be evaluated/revised upon first application. Contact FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch.
  • Reciprocating Aircraft Engines
    • Start with FAA Issues List. To be evaluated/revised upon first application. Contact FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch.
  • Propellers
    • Start with FAA Issues List. To be evaluated/revised upon first application. Contact FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch.

Areas for Further Technical Confidence Building (AFTCB)

  • Turbine Aircraft Engines
    • To be developed. Contact FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch.
  • Reciprocating Aircraft Engines
    • To be developed. Contact FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch.
  • Propellers
    • To be developed. Contact FAA Engine & Propeller Standards Branch.

FAA – Export Validation:

CAAC published lists to be used to categorize U.S. products/approvals seeking CAAC validation – consult the FAA/CAAC Implementation Procedures for Airworthiness (IPA) for information on how to apply these lists.

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