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AC 65-26D (Cancelled) - Charles Taylor “Master Mechanic” Award (Cancelled)

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65-26D - Charles Taylor “Master Mechanic” Award (Cancelled) (Cancelled)

Cancellation Notes
Memo from AFS-1 Attached
Date Cancelled
September 29, 2015
Date Issued
August 04, 2009
Responsible Office

This revised advisory circular (AC) clarifies the administrative procedures to ensure that applications for the Charles Taylor “Master Mechanic” Award are properly submitted and processed. This revision also outlines procedures to ensure that an award recipient’s information is submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Safety Team (FAASTeam) National Resource Center (NRC) for inclusion in the “Roll of Honor” found on

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65-26C Charles Taylor "Master Mechanic" Award
Presents changes to the Charles Taylor “Master Mechanic” award. This FAA award recognizes aviation maintenance personnel who have at least 50 years of experience in the aviation maintenance industry. The award is named for Charles Taylor, the mechanic who maintained the Wright Brothers airplane.