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RA-Aus Technical Manual

Issue 3 — 2007: published February, 2008


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Table of contents

Checklist of Current Pages
Amendment Sheet
Introduction
Abbreviations and Definitions
1. TECHNICAL POLICY [not yet issued]
2. TECHNICAL MANAGER
2.1 Technical Manager's Duty statement
3. ENGINEERING STANDARDS
3.1 Design [Not yet issued]
3.2 Design Standards [Not yet issued]
3.3 Amateur Built and Factory Built Ultralights
3.3.1 Amateur Built Aircraft Registered as Recreational Aircraft
3.4 Requirements for CAO 95.10 Ultralight Aircraft
3.4.1 Approval of a Kit for a CAO 95.10 Ultralight Aircraft
3.4.2 Approval of a Kit for a CAO 95.10 Ultralight Aircraft Based on History of Safe Operation
3.4.3 Approval of a Set of Drawings and/or a Data Package for a CAO 95.10 Ultralight Aircraft
3.5 Modifications
3.5.1 Modifications to CAO 95.10 Ultralight Aircraft
3.5.2 Modifications to AUF Registered Aircraft
3.5.3 Modifications to RA-Aus Light Sport Aircraft
4. MAINTENANCE
4.0 Policy
        Annex A Maintenance Tasks and Authorities Required
4.1 Accreditation of Persons to Conduct Maintenance on Recreational Aircraft
4.1.1 Criteria for Assessment of RA-Aus Level 2 Maintenance Authorities
        Annex A Maintenance Supervisor Questionnaire (attached to the 4.1.1 document)
        Annex B Definition of Line Maintenance
4.2 Inspection of Recreational Aircraft
4.2.1 Daily and Pre-flight Inspections
4.2.2 Inspection after Assembly
4.2.3 Inspection after Heavy Landing
4.2.4 Periodic Inspections
        Annex A Maintenance Schedules and Periodic Inspections (attached to the 4.2.4 document)
4.2.5 Piston Engine Continuing Airworthiness Requirements
        Appendix A Four Stroke Piston Engine Condition Check (attached to the section 4.2.5 document)
        Annex A Four Stroke Piston Engine Cylinder Leak Check
        Annex B Four Stroke Piston Engine Condition Report
        Annex C Two Stroke Piston Engine Check [Not yet finalised]
4.3 Defect Reporting and Airworthiness Notices
        Annex A Aircraft Defect Report (attached to the section 4.3 document)
        Annex B Aircraft Airworthiness Notice (attached to the section 4.3 document)
4.4 Repairs
4.5 Log Books and Other Records
5. MANUFACTURE
5.1 Manufacture of single place aircraft [Not yet Issued]
5.2 Manufacture of two place aircraft [Not yet Issued]
5.3 AUF Registered Amateur Built Aircraft
6. QUALITY [Not yet issued]
7. AIRCRAFT REGISTRATION
7.0 New Registrations
7.1 Registration of CAO 95.10 Ultralight Aircraft
7.1.1 CAO 95.10 - New Registrations
7.1.2 CAO 95.10 - Renewal of Registration
7.1.3 CAO 95.10 - Transfer of Registration
7.1.4 CAO 95.10 - Requirements for Transfer of Registration
        Annex A Aircraft Data Sheet
        Annex B Ultralight Aircraft Condition Report (UACR)
        Annex C Warning Notice
7.1.5 Authorised Persons
7.2 Registration of CAO 95.32 Recreational Aircraft (Non LSA)
7.2.1 CAO 95.32 - New Registrations
7.2.2 CAO 95.32 - Renewal of Registration
7.2.3 CAO 95.32 - Requirements for Transfer of Registration
7.3 Registration of CAO 95.32 Light Sport Aircraft
7.3.1 CAO 95.32 - New Registrations
7.3.2 CAO 95.32 - Renewal of Registration
7.3.3 CAO 95.32 - Requirements for Transfer of Registration
7.3.4 Cancellation or Alteration of Light Sport Aircraft certificates
7.4 Registration of CAO 95.55 Recreational Aircraft (Non LSA)
7.4.1 CAO 95.55 - New Registrations
7.4.2 CAO 95.55 - Renewal of Registration
7.4.3 CAO 95.55 - Requirements for Transfer of Registration
        Annex A Aircraft Data Sheet
        Annex B Aircraft Condition Report (ACR)
        Annex C Warning Notice
7.5 Registration of CAO 95.55 Light Sport Aircraft
7.5.1 CAO 95.55 - New Registration
        Annex A LSA ? Aircraft Notice
7.5.2 CAO 95.55 - Renewal of Registration
7.5.3 CAO 95.55 - Requirements for Transfer of Registration
7.5.4 Cancellation or Alteration of Light Sport Aircraft certificates and registration
        Annex A Experimental Placard
7.5.5 LSA Authorised and Approved Persons
7.6 Conditional Registration
8.0 TECHNICAL TRAINING [Not yet issued]


RA-Aus Technical Manual issue 3: July 2007 published March, 2008

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