Aircraft Seat Design Guidance and Clarifications
This Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) documents a common understanding of terms, compliance issues and design criteria to facilitate certification of seat installations specific to Part 25 aircraft. This ARP provides general guidance for seats to be installed in Part 23 aircraft and Parts 27 and 29 rotorcraft and does not specify specific designs or design methods for such certification.
Rationale: The changes in this revision represent the latest agreements obtained by the SAE SEAT Committee for many seat design features. These include clarifications and improvements to some of the sections as well as the addition of new topics. Organization has also been improved by the addition of a table of contents.table of contents
Seats and seatingPartsRestraint systems
Also known as: SAE ARP 5526
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