Airworthiness Certificate


Airworthiness Certificate

Airworthiness Certificate can mean:

* Standard Airworthiness Certificate
* Special Airworthiness Certificate


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  • Special Airworthiness Certificate — The special airworthiness certificate is a Federal Aviation Administration authorization to operate an aircraft in United States airspace in one or more categories. References * [http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/cfr/waisidx 06/14cfr21 06.html The… …   Wikipedia

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  • airworthiness — n. 1. fitness to fly. the plane received a certificate of airworthiness . [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • airworthiness — noun fitness to fly the plane received a certificate of airworthiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑airworthy • Hypernyms: ↑soundness • Attrubites: ↑airworthy, ↑unairworthy …   Useful english dictionary

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  • rendering (a Certificate of Airworthiness) valid — The action taken by a Contracting State, as an alternative to issuing its own Certificate of Airworthiness, in accepting a Certificate of Airworthiness issued by any other Contracting State as the equivalent of its own Certificate of… …   Aviation dictionary

  • 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,… …   Aviation dictionary