F37 approved F2972 Standard Specification for Light Sport Aircraft Manufacturers Quality Assurance System as a replacement for five (5) QA standards, one of which is F2353. F2972 was intended to harmonize as well as provide a LSA industry-wide platform for the development of QA requirements. A specification was created to outline what a QA system would require in place of a practice for how to carry out QA.
KeywordsAircraft Operating Instructions; airplane; airship; balloon; lighter-than-air; light sport aircraft; powered parachute aircraft; rotorcraft; special airworthiness certificate; weight shift control;
Ballot Item Approved as F2353-2005(2013) and Pending Publication