FAA Certification and Approval

FAA Avionics Certification and Approval

CD-ROM

 A new CD  for anyone who designs, installs or maintains avionics.

  • Over 2,300 pages of documents, handbooks and official guidance for approving avionics systems and services.
  • Applies to all electronic components installed aboard General Aviation and Air Transport aircraft---both hardware and software.
  • FAA CD CoverThe CD searches over a million words in seconds to deliver information on any subject. At your fingertips is the full text of FAA handbooks, the same ones followed by government engineers and inspectors to certify and approve your product or service. Retrieve any part of these documents with a few key strokes--or tailor your search for data within specific limits.
  • Also included are catalogs of the avionics standards-making associations, describing the content and availability of their documents.
  • For the engineer or technician new to the industry, an introductory section explains every level of approval and certification in simple terms---including TC, STC, PMA, TSO and other regulations affecting airworthiness.

Contents:

Introduction to the Certification Process

  • FAA and Industry Guide to Avionics Approval
  • Certification Procedures for Products and Parts (FAR 21)
  • Aircraft Certification Service - 8100.5A
  • FAA Offices for Certification and Approval - AC 20-126G

STC (Supplemental Type Certificate)

  • Major Alterations that Require Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) 8110.46
  • Application Guide to Obtaining a Supplemental Type Certificate - AC 21-40
  • STC for One Aircraft - 8110.21

Type Certification

  • Type Certification - 8110.46
  • Conformity Inspection Notification - 8110.44

PMA (Parts Manufacturer Approval)

  • Parts Manufacturer Approval Procedures - 8110.42A

TSO (Technical Standard Order)

  • TSO Program - 8150.1B
  • Joint TSO Authorization for US Manufacturers - 8110.43
  • TSO Index - AC 20-110L
  • Substitute TSO - AC 20-41A

Airworthiness

  • Airworthiness Certification of Aircraft and Related Products - 8130.2E
  • Completing Airworthiness Approval Tag - 8130.21C
  • Continuing Airworthiness Instructions - 8110.50
  • GPS (GNSS) Airworthiness - AC 20-138A

Standards

  • ARINC Standards (Catalog)
  • ICAO Publications (Catalog)
  • RTCA Standards (Catalog)
  • Software Approval Guidelines
  • Software Guidance RTCA/DO-178b
 

DER (Designated Engineering Representative)

  • DER Handbook - 8110.37C
  • Data Approved by a DER - 8110.45
  • DER Data - Foreign Aircraft - 8110.47

Manufacturing

  • Environmental Test Do-160D - AC 21-16D
  • Production Approval - 8120.2C
  • Quality Control Program - AC 00-41B
  • System Design and Analysis - AC 25.13091A
  • Certification for Changed Products - 8110.48
  • Compliance Criteria-Electronic Engine Control - AC33.28-1

Maintenance

  • Acceptable Methods-Aircraft Inspection and Repair - AC 43.13-1B
  • Acceptable Methods-Aircraft Alterations - AC 43.13-2A
  • Repair Assessment Program (Large Transports) - 8300.13
  • Field Approval FAQ’s
  • Guide for Developing and Evaluating Repair
  • Station and Quality Control Manuals - AC 145-9
  • Repair Station Production of Replacement Parts - 8000.50
  • Form 337 Instructions for Major Repair and Alteration - AC 43.9-1E
  • Suspected Unapproved Parts - 8120.10A

Systems

  • Active Flight Controls AC-25-672
  • Aircraft Data Communications - AC 20-140
  • Flight Data Recorders, Digital - AC 20-141
  • Flight Management System (FMS) Approval - AC 20-130A
  • Flight Management System (FMS) Approval; Transport - AC 25-15
  • GPS: IFR Approval, SCAT-1 - 8400.1
  • Integrated Modular Avionics - AC20-145
  • Multifunction Displays, Approval of - Policy Statement
  • TCAS and Mode S - AC 20-131A
  • Transponder Landing Systems - 8400.14
  • Underwater Locating Devices - AC 21-10

FAA Avionics Certification
and Approval on CD-ROM

  • Pages: 2,400
  • Cat. No.: CERT-1
  • Price: $89.00
  • Sale: $77.00