type certificate


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type certificate

A certificate issued by the administrator of a regulatory agency (e.g., FAA, or Federal Aviation Administration) to a manufacturer meeting the airworthiness requirements of the applicable regulations in force for an aircraft, aeroengine, appliance, or propeller.
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Obtaining a type certificate is one of the most important events of the project and means the opportunity to deliver this helicopter to commercial operators.
Since 1958, AEI has developed over 125 supplemental type certificates (STCs) and converted over 430 aircraft.
Further to the preliminary announcement made earlier this year, Viking Air Limited of Victoria, British Columbia, has now completed the acquisition of the Amphibious Aircraft program from Bombardier, including transfer of the Type Certificates for the CL-215, CL-215T, CL-415 aircraft and all variants to Viking.
The European Safety Agency (EASA) has also issued a validation of the FAA Type Certificate for the 787, the FAA said.
Honeywell has gained a supplemental type certificate sanction from the European Aviation Safety Agency to deploy its model 1134 Health and Usage Monitoring System on Finmeccanica AW139 helicopters.
Avionica said it has announced the FAA issuance of a supplemental type certificate for satLINK MAX, the industry's first Iridium based ATS SATCOM for air transport aircraft.
L2 Consulting Services Inc, which provides avionics engineering, integration and installation services, said yesterday that it has been awarded a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of the Inmarsat Swiftbroadband upgrade to the Rockwell Collins SAT-2100B Satellite Communications System on Boeing 777 series aircraft.
Obtaining the Type Certificate for the CS100 aircraft paves the way for the delivery and entry into service of the CS100 aircraft with first operator SWISS in Q2 2016.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 28, 2015-Gogo's next generation satellite Internet service receives first Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) from FAA
The Federal Aviation Administration said it has approved the Billings Flying Service application for a restricted type certificate on the Chinook CH-47D helicopter.