ARSA has received a response to its request to the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for enforcement of the regulation regarding type certificate (TC) holders’ duty to provide instructions for continued airworthiness (ICAs) to repair stations. EASA’s letter acknowledged that TC holders must provide ICAs to persons required to comply with them, including repair stations holding EASA approvals, it stopped short of taking any action against the TC holders (i.e., Rolls Royce and Airbus).
The agency reasoned that despite the Association’s documented evidence of repeated requests and the TC holder’s outright denials of ICA, the member repair stations still did not show that the instructions were not available to the extent approved by EASA. Further, EASA reasoned that the complaint did not demonstrate that absolutely no agreement could be reached between the parties. ARSA plans to respond with appropriate information and will keep its members informed of future developments.
March 14-17, 2023
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February 27, 2023 | Categories:
ARSA News & Updates
ARSA team members constantly search for resources, guides and tools that might be useful for member compliance activities. This installment was delivered to the association by the FAA Office of…Read More
ARSA encourages members to participate in the rulemaking process and it appears the government is trying to ensure public understanding and involvement. The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA)…Read More
ARSA has added a new document to the “tools” it makes available free to members: a “moving letter.”
The new template attempts to outline the information a company should provide…Read More
February 14, 2023 | Categories:
ARSA News & Updates
ARSA’s annual member survey invitation has been sent to the email address of every primary contact. The message is subjected “ARSA 2023 Member Survey Invitation” and was sent by Vice…Read More