CAA NZ publishes Notice of Requirement (NTC 91.258) regarding ADS-B systems

SUMMARY:
The Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand has published Revision 3 to Notice of Requirement (NTC 91.258) regarding Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) systems.

The draft revision 3 to CAA Notice NTC 91.258 was issued for the primary purpose to allow glider maintenance engineers authorized under Part 149 by a gliding organization (glider engineers) to install ADS-B systems on gliders only.

With minor edits, the proposed draft notice was accepted and finalized in Notice of Requirement (NTC 91.258) Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) systems Revision 3.

For more detailed information, review the Summary of Public Submissions and the Revision 3 to NTC 91.258.

AEA COMMENTARY:
While disappointed with the outcome, the Aircraft Electronics Association appreciates the CAA’s receipt and evaluation of the member comments submitted.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Contact Ric Peri, vice president of government & industry affairs for AEA, by email at ricp@aea.net or by phone at 202-589-1144.

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