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FAASTeam Notice
Type: General Information
Notice Date: Monday, February 13, 2023
Notice Number: NOTC2854
A&P Mechanics – What does it take to get your Inspection Authorization?
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Monday, March 16, 2026

The guidance used by FAA personnel to review Inspection Authorization (IA) applications in FAA Order 8900.1, Volume 5 Chapter 5 Section 7 has been recently revised. Interested applicants will find it helpful to look at this document to better understand what the FAA is looking for in an IA application. The guidance document can be found on the FAA’s Dynamic Regulatory System (DRS) under the category Order 8900.1, Flight Standards Information Management System, 8900.1 Contents, Volume 5, Chapter 5, Section 7.

Or just use this link: Volume 5 Chapter 5 Section 7

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