INSPECTION AUTHORIZATION COURSE AV 500
Inspection Authorization (IA)
FAA IA Minimum Requirements:
To be eligible for an inspection authorization, an applicant must meet the following requirements in accordance with FAR 65.91:
Hold a current valid mechanic certificate with both A&P ratings which has been effective for a total of 3 years.
Actively engaged, for at least the 2 year period before the date of application, in maintaining aircraft certified and maintained IAW FAR 65.
Have a fixed base of operations.
Have available equipment, facilities, and inspection data, necessary to properly inspect after major repair and major alteration.
Pass the I.A. written examination