What is Field approval?

What is Field approval?

A field approval is one of the means used by the FAA to approve technical data used to accomplish a major repair or major alteration. Technical data so approved becomes “technical data approved by the Administrator.” This type of approval may be accomplished for one-time approval.

How many kinds of FAA field approvals are there?

three kinds
There are three kinds of field approvals for which the local FAA inspector can sign off in Block 3 of the FAA Form 337.

What is a major alteration FAA?

Major alteration means an alteration not listed in the aircraft, aircraft engine, or propeller specifications – (1) That might appreciably affect weight, balance, structural strength, performance, powerplant operation, flight characteristics, or other qualities affecting airworthiness; or.

How do you certify an aircraft?

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Airworthiness Certification Process

  1. Registered owner or operator/agent registers aircraft,
  2. Applicant submits application to the local FAA servicing office, and.
  3. FAA determines the aircraft is eligible and in a condition for safe operation.

What is a field approval?

A Field Approval is the granting, by an FAA airworthiness inspector, of FAA “approval” for a major repair or major alteration. The approval is given only after conducting a physical inspection and/or after reviewing data.There are three different kinds of Field Approvals for which the local FAA inspector can sign off: EXAMINATION of data only:

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What does FAA PMA mean?

Jump to navigation Jump to search. Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) is an approval granted by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to a manufacturer of aircraft parts.

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How is FAA PMA abbreviated?

“PMA” is an acronym for “Parts Manufacturer Approval .” It is both a design and production approval issued by the FAA. Basically, the FAA permits the manufacture of replacement parts for aircraft if the part has been tested and meets FAA standards for airworthiness and the part is manufactured in accordance with FAA approved procedures.