14 CFR 21.316 - Responsibility of holder.

§ 21.316 Responsibility of holder.

Each holder of a PMA must -

(a) Amend the document required by § 21.305 as necessary to reflect changes in the organization and provide these amendments to the FAA;

(b) Maintain the quality system in compliance with the data and procedures approved for the PMA;

(c) Ensure that each PMA article conforms to its approved design and is in a condition for safe operation;

(d) Mark the PMA article for which an approval has been issued. Marking must be in accordance with part 45 of this chapter, including any critical parts;

(e) Identify any portion of the PMA article (e.g., sub-assemblies, component parts, or replacement articles) that leave the manufacturer's facility as FAA approved with the manufacturer's part number and name, trademark, symbol, or other FAA approved manufacturer's identification;

(f) Have access to design data necessary to determine conformity and airworthiness for each article produced under the PMA;

(g) Retain each document granting PMA and make it available to the FAA upon request; and

(h) Make available to the FAA information regarding all delegation of authority to suppliers.

Title 14 published on 03-May-2017 03:58

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 14 CFR Part 21 after this date.

  • 2017-03-15; vol. 82 # 49 - Wednesday, March 15, 2017
    1. 82 FR 13752 - Airworthiness Criteria: Glider Design Criteria for Stemme AG Model Stemme S12 Powered Glider
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Aviation Administration
      Airworthiness design criteria.
      These airworthiness design criteria are effective April 14, 2017.
      14 CFR Part 21