Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), DOT.
This notice announces the availability of proposed Advisory Circular (AC) 20-27E, Certification and Operation of Amateur-Built Aircraft for review and comment. The proposal Advisory Circular 20-27E provides information and guidance concerning an acceptable means, but not the only means, of demonstrating compliance with the requirements of Title 14, Code of Federal Regulations, part 21, Certification Procedures for Products and Parts, regarding Certification and Operation of Amateur-Built Aircraft.
Comments submitted must identify the proposed AC 20-27E and be received by February 22, 2001.
Copies of the proposed AC 20-27E can be obtained from and comments may be returned to the following: Federal Aviation Administration, Production and Airworthiness Division, AIR-200, Room 815, 800 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20591.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Rodney Watson, Airworthiness Certification Branch, AIR-210, Production and Airworthiness Division, Room 815, Aircraft Certification Service, Federal Aviation Administration, 800 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20591, (202) 267-8361.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
The proposed AC 20-27E provides information and guidance on the fabrication and assembly, airworthiness certification, and operation of amateur-built aircraft of all types; explains the amount of fabrication and assembly the builder must accomplish for the aircraft to be eligible for amateur-built certification; and describes the role of the FAA in the certification process.
Interested persons are invited to comment on the proposed AC 20-27E listed in this notice by submitting such written data, views, or arguments as they desire to the aforementioned specified address. All comments received on or before the closing date for comments specified above will be considered by the Director, Aircraft Certification Service, before issuing the final AC.
Comments received on the proposed AC 20-27E may be examined before and after the comment closing date in Room 815, FAA headquarters building (FOB-10A), 800 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20591, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.Start Signature
Issued in Washington, DC on December 22, 2000.
Terry A. Allen,
Acting Manager, Production and Airworthiness Division, AIR-200.
[FR Doc. 00-33185 Filed 12-27-00; 8:45 am]
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