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|19 Sep 2018||Aviation Safety Officer Course - Auckland 22 - 23 Nov 2018|
|19 Sep 2018||New Type Acceptance Report - Enstrom F-28/280/480 Series|
|18 Sep 2018||Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace:
Crane at 100 Halsey Street, Wynyard, Auckland - submissions close 08 Oct 2018
Crane at 107 Lloyd Road, Riverhead - submissions close 09 Oct 2018
|17 Sep 2018||Emergency Airworthiness Directive: MPD 2018-008 - effective date 30 Sep 2018
This MPD is applicable to Vedenyev M-14P, M-14PF, M-14P-400 and Ivchenko AI-14, AI-14R, AI-14P, AI-14RF and Zhuzhou HS-6 engines. These engines are fitted to, but not limited to Yakovlev Yak-52 aircraft, Yak-18 aircraft, Yak-55 aircraft, Nanchang CJ-6 aircraft and Sukhoi Su-26 aircraft.
|17 Sep 2018||Emergency Airworthiness Directive: EASA AD 2018-0205 - effective date 21 Sep 2018
This AD is applicable to A109E, A109S, A119, A109LUH helicopters, all S/N and AW109SP and AW119MKII helicopters, all S/N.
|17 Sep 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|14 Sep 2018||New Type Acceptance Reports
CFM International CFM56-3 Series
CFM International CFM56-5A Series
CFM International CFM56-5B and -5C Series
|14 Sep 2018||New Type Acceptance Report - Cessna 320/335/340 Series|
|14 Sep 2018||Part 77 Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace - Crane at 15 Centreway Road, Orewa, Auckland - submissions close 11 Oct 2018|
|13 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: CAN 27-012 - issued 13 Sep 2018
All Avid and Kitfox aircraft variants fitted with flaperons.
|12 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: CAN 32-004 - issued 12 Sep 2018
All Gippsland GA200 series (Fatman) aircraft - Tail Wheel Spring Attachment
|12 Sep 2018||Part 77 Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace - Crane at Liddle Forth and Clyde Streets, Invercargill - submissions close 28 Sep 2018|
|11 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: FAA SAIB NE-18-27 - issued 10 Sep 2018
Teledyne Continental Rocker Shaft Boss Inspection Airworthiness Directive DCA/CON/168A (FAA AD 94-05-05R1 refers)
|11 Sep 2018||New industry SMS course - ASMS - SMS In Practice Training Course|
|10 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: EASA SIB 2018-14 - issued 06 Sep 2018
Quarter-Turn Ball Valves used on Balloon Liquid Gas Cylinders
|10 Sep 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|05 Sep 2018||Part 77 Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace
Crane at 32 Raumati Road, Raumati Beach - submissions close 28 Sep 2018
Concrete Pump 300 Kapiti Road, Paraparaumu - submissions close 28 Sep 2018
|05 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: FAA SAIB CE-18-26 - issued 04 Sep 2018
Risks associated with Dye Penetrant Inspection Methods
|05 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: EASA SIB 2018-13 - issued 04 Sep 2018
Airbus Helicopters with a Single Hydraulic Power System - Hydraulic Emergency Procedure and Hydraulic Failure Training
|04 Sep 2018||Part 77 Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace - Crane at 30 Madden Street, Auckland - submissions close 28 Sep 2018|
|04 Sep 2018||Part 77 Navigable Airspace Determination - Precast HQ Limited - Crawler Crane 67-71 Fred Taylor Drive, Auckland|
|04 Sep 2018||Fatal Accident Report - CAA Occurrence Number 17/2035 - Ozone Fazer 2 Speed Wing, Port Hills Christchurch|
|03 Sep 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notices
CASA AWB 01-036 Issue 1 - Suspected Unapproved Parts - McCauley Propeller Governor, Idler Gear Bearings
FAA SAIB CE-18-25 - Piper PA-28-140 aircraft embodied with STC SA02168AT, ie, a laminar flow extractor exhaust system
|03 Sep 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|03 Sep 2018||Aviation Security Service Funding Review 2018/19 - FAQs - Includes commonly asked questions from stakeholders|
|31 Jul 2018||Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Expenses - 01 Jul 2017 to 30 Jun 2018|
|31 Jul 2018||Part 77 Navigable Airspace Determination - Fulton Hogan Ltd Civil Cranes at Rosedale, Auckland|
|30 Jul 2018||New Southern Sky (NSS) - Making the Most of ADS-B in General Aviation - an Australian example|
|30 Jul 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|30 Jul 2018||Jul/Aug 2018 Vector magazine|
|30 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice - Transport Canada Feedback March 2018
Canadian Aviation Service Difficulty Reports published between 01 Jan 2018 and 31 Mar 2018.
|30 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice - FAA SAFO 18008 - issued 18 Jul 2018
Improper overhaul and repair of aeronautical anti-friction bearings by Kornitzky Group LLC, doing business as AeroBearings LLC of Arlington, Texas.
|30 Jul 2018||Pending Rules - Small Issues Rule Amendments
Rule amendments effective 27 Aug 2018:
Part 61 Amendment 14 Pilot Licences and Ratings
|27 Jul 2018||Fatal Accident Report - CAA Occurrence Number 15/1129 - ZK-CMV Motatapu River North Branch near Wanaka|
|26 Jul 2018||Airworthiness Directive Schedule Amendment Nr 18-07 - effective 26 Jul 2018|
|25 Jul 2018||Part 157 Notice of proposal for construction of a heliport - Tairere Road - submissions close 10 Aug 2018|
|24 Jul 2018||Advisory Circular AC91-24 Automatic Dependent Surveillance – Broadcast (ADS-B) Systems - effective 24 Jul 2018|
|23 Jul 2018||2018 Design Delegation Holders Seminar Presentations|
|23 Jul 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|23 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: SAIB CE-18-23 - issued 19 Jul 2018
Cessna models 170, 170A, 170B, 172, 172A, 172B, 172C, 172D, 172E, 172F, 172G, 172H, 172I, 172K, 172L, 172M, 172N, 172P, 172Q, 172R, 172S, R172K, 175, 175A, 175B, 175C, 180, 180A, 180B, 180C, 180D, 180E, 180F, 180G, 180H, 180J, 180K, 182, 182A, 182B, 182C, 182D, 182E, 182F, 182G, 182H, 182J, 182K, 182L, 182M, 182N, 182P, 182Q, 182R, 182S, 182T, 185, 185A, 185B, 185C, 185D, 185E, A185E and A185F aircraft embodied with STC SA02008AK (F. Atlee Dodge Aircraft Services LLC. folding jump seats).
|23 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: EASA SIB 2016-18R1 - issued 18 Jul 2018
Helicopter operators performing hoist or external sling load operations.
|20 Jul 2018||Rule changes - effective 20 Jul 2018
Part 1 Amendment 54 - Definitions and Abbreviations
Part 43 Amendment 15 - General Maintenance Rules
Part 66 Amendment 6 - Aircraft Maintenance Personnel Licensing
Part 91 Amendment 30 - General Operating and Flight Rules
Part 103 Amendment 8 - Microlight Aircraft – Operating Rules
Part 172 Amendment 13 - Air Traffic Service Organisations – Certification
NTC 91.258 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) systems - Notice of Requirement
|18 Jul 2018||New Southern Sky (NSS) - Provisional schedule for the delivery of PBN regulatory change released!|
|18 Jul 2018||Part 77 Navigable Airspace Determinations:
AMP Capital Bayfair Pty Ltd - Photovoltaic Solar System on Bayfair Centre Roof
Naylor Love Auckland Limited - Crawler Crane at Sylvia Park Shopping Centre, Auckland
Naylor Love Auckland Limited - Crane at 1-5 Taylors Road, Morningside, Auckland
|18 Jul 2018||Part 157 Heliport Conditional Determination: Helisc Base - 09 Jul 2018|
|16 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: FAA SAIB CE-18-21 - issued 13 Jul 2018
Best Practices Guide (BPG) for Maintaining Exhaust System Turbocharger to Tailpipe V-band Couplings/Clamps.
|16 Jul 2018||Emergency Airworthiness Directive: EASA AD 2018-0149-E - effective 17 Jul 2018
This AD is applicable to A109S helicopters, S/N 22702, 22703, 22705 and 22706 and AW109SP helicopters, all S/N up to 22386 inclusive, except 22375 and 22376.
|16 Jul 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|13 Jul 2018||Part 77 Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace - Crane at 55 Percy Cameron St, Avalon, Lower Hutt - submissions extended to 03 Aug 2018|
|13 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notice: FAA SAIB CE-18-20 - issued 12 Jul 2018
American Champion 7 and 8 series aircraft (also known as Aeronca, Bellanca, Champion) manufactured under FAA TCs A-759 and A21CE.
|12 Jul 2018||Emergency Airworthiness Directive: Transport Canada AD CF-2018-18 - effective 16 Jul 2018
This AD is applicable to Bell 429 helicopters, S/N 57001 through to 57321, 57323 through to 57341, 57343 through to 57346, 57348 and 57350.
|11 Jul 2018||Draft Appendix A to Advisory Circular AC 137-1 Agricultural Aircraft Operations
This Appendix is intended to provide guidance material on how to develop an SMS manual and associated documentation for smaller organisations that have not previously been required to produce an exposition or manual.
|11 Jul 2018||Aviation Safety Report 1 January to 31 December 2017|
|10 Jul 2018||Continuing Airworthiness Notices
CASA AWB 25-033 Issue 1 - Helicopter Personnel Winching - Inadvertent Disconnect
FAA SAIB SW-18-19 - Aircraft fitted with Aspen EFD1000 primary flight display embodied under STC SA10822SC
|09 Jul 2018||Past Met Symposiums: Future of Aeronautical Meteorological Services|
|09 Jul 2018||Emergency Airworthiness Directive EASA 2018-0143-E - effective 11 Jul 2018
This AD is applicable to H 301 “Libelle”, H 301 B, Standard Libelle, Standard Libelle 201 B, Standard Libelle 203, Glasflügel 604, BS 1, Kestrel, Club Libelle 205, Hornet, Hornet C, Mosquito, Mosquito B and Glasflügel 304 gliders, all S/N fitted with a centre of gravity (C.G.) towing release mechanism.
|09 Jul 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|04 Jul 2018||Earlier Vector article as a reminder: Your Company Name is Part of Your Certificate|
|04 Jul 2018||New Zealand Aviation Meteorology Symposium 2 - notice and draft agenda|
|04 Jul 2018||Part 77 Notice of Objects and Activities Affecting Navigable Airspace - Crawler Crane 67-71 Fred Taylor Drive, Auckland - submissions extended to 25 Jul 2018|
|03 Jul 2018||New Southern Sky (NSS) - Delegates talk about the NSS Conference 2018|
|02 Jul 2018||SMS - Frequently Asked Questions - updated|
|02 Jul 2018||New form: CA005SKYDIVE Occurrence Report - Adventure Aviation Skydiving Operations|
|02 Jul 2018||Revised Advisory Circular - AC61-19 Pilot Licences and Ratings—Flight Examiner Ratings - effective 02 Jul 2018
This revision reduces the instrument flight time experience for airline flight examiner privileges, from 500 hours to 300 hours.
Revised Form - 24061/121 Flight Test Report: Airline Flight Examiner Rating Competency Demonstration – Part 121
|02 Jul 2018||Aircraft Register file for export - updated|
|02 Jul 2018||2018-2020 Safety and Security Focus Area Work Programme|