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AC 33.17-1A - Engine Fire Protection

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33.17-1A - Engine Fire Protection

Date Issued
August 03, 2009
Responsible Office
ANE-111,  Aircraft Certification Service Engine & Propeller Directorate - Rulemaking & Policy

This advisory circular (AC) provides definitions, guidance, and acceptable methods, but not the only methods, that may be used to demonstrate compliance with the engine fire protection requirements of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR 33.17). The guidance provided in this AC supersedes information contained in AC 33-2B titled "Aircraft Engine Type Certification Handbook" (Chapter 3, Section 22, titled "Section 33.17, Fire Prevention").