1.1 This specification provides the minimum requirements for a Pilot’s Operating Handbook (POH) for an aircraft designed, manufactured, and operated as a light sport aircraft.
1.2 This specification defines the POH information that shall be provided by the aircraft manufacturer of a new airplane or airplane kit as a part of the initial sale or transfer to the first- end user.
—The POH may also be referred to as an Aircraft Operating Instruction (AOI). However, POH is considered the approved nomenclature.
1.3 This specification applies to an airplane seeking civil aviation authority approval, in the form of flight certificates, flight permits, or other like documentation as a light sport aircraft.
1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
F2245 Specification for Design and Performance of a Light Sport Airplane
F2279 Practice for Quality Assurance in the Manufacture of Fixed Wing Light Sport Aircraft
F2295 Practice for Continued Operational Safety Monitoring of a Light Sport Aircraft
flight training supplement; light sport aircraft; maintenance manual; pilot operating handbook; special airworthiness certificate;
ICS Number Code 49.020 (Aircraft and space vehicles in general)
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