SAE 2015 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures

June 22-25, 2015

Prague, Czech Republic

Hotel International Prague

Industry Perspective - Small Aircraft - Part 23

Jim Hoppins Jim Hoppins
Textron Aviation

The certification environment for small part 23 aircraft is evolving due to the new requirements for supercooled large drop icing, as well as the part 23 rewrite activities. An industry perspective will be provided to discuss the FAA and EASA proposals due to the part 23 rewrite, including a discussion of the affected aircraft and how the ASTM icing standards compare to the current certification requirements.