Airworthiness: An Introduction to Aircraft Certification by Filippo De Florio

Airworthiness: An Introduction to Aircraft Certification

byFilippo De FlorioEditorFilippo De Florio

Hardcover | December 21, 2010

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Airworthiness: An Introduction to Aircraft Certification, Second Edition, offers a practical guide to the regulations of the International Civil Aviation Organization ICAO , the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration FAA , and the European Aviation Safety Agency EASA . The discussions include the concepts of flight safety and airworthiness; the ICAO and civil aviation authorities; airworthiness requirements; type certifications and the type-certification process; production of products, parts, and appliances; certifications of airworthiness; and rules for spaceworthiness. The book will be a valuable resource for certification engineers engaged in professional training and practical work in regulatory agencies and aircraft engineering companies. The only airworthiness guide available-a unique single reference covering the requirements of the ICAO International Civil Aviation Organisation , FAA the US Federal Aviation Administration and EASA European Aviation Safety Agency Demystifies the relevant European and US regulations and helps anyone involved in the manufacture, flying and maintenance of aircraft to understand this complex yet essential topic

About The Author

Previously Director of the Italian RAI-ENAC Type Certification Division 1992-2000. Also a member of the JAA Certification Committee. As a member of the JAR 22 and JAR-VLA Study Groups since the 1970s, he had a key role in the creation and development of such standards.Dr. De Florio has been a sailplane and aeroplane pilot for over 25 y...

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Title:Airworthiness: An Introduction to Aircraft CertificationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:368 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:December 21, 2010Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0080968023

ISBN - 13:9780080968025

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Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments About the author Abstract 1 Flight Safety 2 Airworthiness 3 The ICAO and the Civil Aviation Authorities 4 Airworthiness Requirements 5 Type Certification 6 The Type Certification Process 7 Production of Products, Parts, and Appliances 8 Certificates of Airworthiness 9 Flight Operation Continued Airworthiness 10 Spaceworthiness Index

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" ... discusses certification regulations, the agencies that write them and the agencies that verify they are followed from aircraft design to construction.?
- Aviation Safety World