airworthiness directive

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airworthiness directive

Maintenance or modification ordered by an aviation regulator, such as the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration).
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With a single tail number search, Aircraft Centricity gathers and organizes maintenance-related documentation and maintenance information applicable to a specific aircraft, such as manufacturer service manuals and parts catalogs, service bulletins, airworthiness directives and regulatory information, due lists, maintenance and compliance tracking history, and forecasting.
Airworthiness Directives are critical safety tools, said FAA Administrator Michael Huerta.
Airworthiness directives are commonplace, similar to car recalls.
WestJet said it complies with all applicable directives issued by the country where the aircraft is manufactured, in addition to any applicable airworthiness directives issued by Transport Canada, European Aviation Safety Industry and the Federal Aviation Administration.
Under the authorisation Constant Aviation intends to provide complete maintenance and avionics services as well as modifications, composite repairs, Airworthiness Directives and Service Bulletins on both aircraft types.
The issuance of an Airworthiness Directive is remarkable since there are not many civil aviation authorities in the world who issue Airworthiness Directives.
Airworthiness directives are issued by EASA to advise airlines about extra inspections or repairs needed to deal with potential problems on planes, and are relatively common covering many different types of planes and engines.
The CAA do not issue mandatory airworthiness directives lightly,' said a spokesman for the authority.
Designed as a faster, smarter and better way to handle Airworthiness Directives (ADs), Avantext Sentinel[TM] helps maintenance mechanics efficiently comply with federal aviation regulations.
a) A description needs to be the fulfillment of public contracts achieved: VZ realization comes from a maintenance point of view to meet both national and European legislative requirements relating to airworthiness directives, in particular Commission Regulation (EU) no.
Under the terms of the selection Constant Aviation will be able to provide complete maintenance and avionics services in addition to modifications, composite repairs, Airworthiness Directives and Service Bulletins on both types of aircraft.
when it did not comply with four airworthiness directives and with parts that were past their replacement dates.