ARAC

ARAC issues group meetings are open to the interested public; however, working group meetings are limited to working group members only. If you would like to receive information about meeting dates, and current activities of any of the listed issues or working groups please contact the HAI Flight Operations and Technical Services Department. ARAC Issues & Working Groups that have completed their task and submitted their recommendations, have been removed from this listing. ARAC Bulletin Board Users from outside the Washington D.C. area may call toll-free to access the board 800-FAA-ARAC / 800-322-2722.

Listed Below are the Issues Groups within the ARAC structure. Their respective working groups are listed under them.  

AVIATION RULEMAKING ADVISORY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Flight Data Recorder WG

Digital Information WG  

AIR CARRIER/GENERAL AVIATION MAINTENANCE ISSUES

International Airworthiness Communications WG

Weight/Balance WG

Part 65 WG

SFAR 36 WG

Maintenance Recordkeeping WG

Parts Approval Action Team WG

Major/Minor Repairs/Alterations WG

General Aviation Maintenance WG

Maintenance Training Program WG  

AIR CARRIER OPERATIONS ISSUES

Noise Abatement WG

Fuel Requirements WG

Wet Leasing WG

Autopilot WG

Airport Noise Assessment WG

Controlled Rest WG

Flight/Duty/Rest Requirements WG

All Weather Operations WG

Single-Engine IFR WG

Fatigue Countermeasures WG

AIR TRAFFIC ISSUES

Unmanned Aerospace Vehicle Operations WG

General Aviation Mode S WG

Pilot Procedures WG  

AIRCRAFT CERTIFICATION PROCEDURES ISSUES

International Certification Procedures WG

Production Certification WG

Parts WG

ELT WG

Delegation System WG  

AIRPORT CERTIFICATION

Friction Measurement and Signing WG

Commuter Airport Certification WG  

EMERGENCY EVACUATION ISSUES

Performance Standards WG  

GENERAL AVIATION & BUSINESS AIRPLANE

Fuel Indicators WG

Accelerated Stalls WG

JAR/FAR 23 Harmonization WG  

GENERAL AVIATION OPERATIONS ISSUES

IFR Fuel Reserve WG

Instrument Currency WG

Minimum Altitude WG

Def. of Emergency WG

Operations over the High Seas WG

Experimental Category WG

Part 103 WG

VHF Nav/Comm WG  

NOISE CERTIFICATION

Transport / Subsonic Harmonization WG

Propeller-Driven Harmonization WG

Helicopters Harmonization WG  

ROTORCRAFT ISSUES

External Load Working Group

Occupant Restraint Working Group

JAR/FAR 27 and 29 Harmonization Working Group

Critical Parts WG

Rotorcraft Gross Weight / Passenger Issues WG

Harmonization of Misc. Rotorcraft Regs WG

Performance / Handling Qualities Requirements WG  

TRAINING & QUALIFICATIONS

Air Carrier WG

Cabin Safety WG

Aircraft Dispatchers WG  

TRANSPORT AIRPLANE & ENGINE

Airworthiness Assurance WG

System Review WG

Flight Test WG

Sm. Trans./Commuter A/W Assurance WG

Cargo Standards Harmonization WG

Powerplant Installation Harmonization WG

Hydraulic Test Harmonization WG

Direct View Harmonization WG

Seat Testing Harmonization WG

Engine Harmonization WG

Electromagnetic Effects Harmonization WG

System Design & Analysis Harmonization WG

Loads and Dynamics Harmonization WG

General Structures Harmonization WG

Braking Systems Harmonization WG

AMOC WG