Code of Federal Regulations

Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space
Volume: 1Date: 2020-01-01Original Date: 2020-01-01Title: Section § 21.316 - Responsibility of holder.Context: Title 14 - Aeronautics and Space. CHAPTER I - FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION. SUBCHAPTER C - AIRCRAFT. PART 21 - CERTIFICATION PROCEDURES FOR PRODUCTS AND ARTICLES. Subpart K - Parts Manufacturer Approvals.
§ 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;
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(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.