For the purposes of this document;
"Air operator" - means the operator of a transport category aircraft,
"Approved" - means accepted by a Contracting State as suitable for a particular purpose.
"Large aeroplane" - means an aeroplane with a Maximum Certified Takeoff Weight (MCTOW) of more than 5700kg (12,566pounds).
"Scheduled Maintenance Instructions" - means those maintenance actions and inspections performed at set frequencies which are required by the Instructions for Continued Airworthiness.
"State of Design" means the State having jurisdiction over the organisation responsible for the type design.
"State of Manufacture" - means the State having jurisdiction over the organisation responsible for the final assembly of the aircraft.
"Maintenance schedule" - means a schedule required pursuant to CAR605.86 for the performance of the inspections and other maintenance required by the Regulations.
"Transport category aircraft" - means an aeroplane certified pursuant to Chapter525 of the Airworthiness Manual or an equivalent foreign airworthiness standard, or a helicopter certified pursuant to Chapter529 of the Airworthiness Manual or an equivalent foreign airworthiness standard.
|AEG||Aircraft Evaluation Group|
|AEP||Age Exploration Program|
|ATA||Air Transport Association of America|
|CAR||Canadian Aviation Regulations|
|CMR||Certification Maintenance Requirement|
|CPCP||Corrosion Prevention and Control Program|
|FAA||Federal Aviation Administration|
|FAR||Federal Aviation Regulations|
|GVI||General Visual Inspection|
|ICAO||International Civil Aviation Organisation|
|IMRBPB||International Maintenance Review Board Policy Board|
|ISC||Industry Steering Committee|
|JAA||Joint Aviation Authorities|
|JAR||Joint Airworthiness Requirement|
|MCTOW||Maximum Certified Takeoff Weight|
|MRB||Maintenance Review Board|
|MRBR||Maintenance Review Board Report|
|MRBPB||Maintenance Review Board Policy Board|
|MSG-1||Maintenance Steering Group - 1st Task Force|
|MSG-2||Maintenance Steering Group - 2nd Task Force|
|MSG-3||Maintenance Steering Group - 3rd Task Force|
|MSI||Maintenance Significant Item|
|MTB||Maintenance Type Board|
|MTBR||Maintenance Type Board Report|
|PPH||Policy and Procedures Handbook|
|RCM||Reliability Centred Maintenance|
|SAE||Society of Automotive Engineers|
|SDI||Special Detailed Inspection|
|SIP||Structural Inspection Program|
|SSI||Structural Significant Item|
|TCCA||Transport Canada Civil Aviation|
|ZIP||Zonal Inspection Program|