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AD Airworthiness Directive
ADD Acceptable Deferred Defect
AIPC Aircraft Illustrated Parts Catalog
AMM Aircraft Maintenance Manual
AMP Aircraft Maintenance Programme
AMO Approved Maintenance Organization
AMOC Alternate Means of Compliance
AMP Approved Maintenance Program
AN(OT)O Air Navigation (Overseas Territories) Order
AOC Air Operator’s Certificate
AOG Aircraft on Ground
ASIS Air Safety Support International
BDCA Department of Civil Aviation-Bermuda
BFE Buyer-Furnished Equipment
CAA Civil Aviation Authority (e.g. of the United Kingdom)
CAACI Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands
CAM Continuous Airworthiness Manager
CAME Continuing Airworthiness Management Exposition
C of A Certificate of Airworthiness
C of R Certificate Of Registration
CDL Configuration Deviation List
CFE Customer-Furnished Equipment
CMM Component Maintenance Manual
CRS Certificate of Release to Service
DAR (US FAA) Designated Airworthiness Representative
DCA Department Of Civil Aviation
DDG Dispatch Deviation Guide
DER (US FAA) Designated Engineering Representative
DFLD Database Field Loadable Data
DOT (US) Department of Transportation
EASA European Aviation Safety Agency
EETC Enhanced Equipment Trust Certificate
ESN Engine Serial Number
ETCA Engine Total Care Agreement
ETOPS Extended-Range Twin-Engine Operations
EU European Union
EMM Engine Maintenance Manual
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FADEC Full Authority Digital Engine Control
FANS Future Air Navigation System
FAR Federal Aviation Regulations (of the United States)
FIM Fault Isolation Manual
GAM GoAeroMx, LLC
IBAC International Business Aviation Council
IATA International Air Transport Association
IBAO International Business Aviation Council
ICAO International Civil Aviation Organisation
ICA Instructions for Continued Airworthiness
IPC Illustrated Parts Catalog
IS-BAO International Standards For Business Aircraft Operations
MCAI Mandatory Continuing Airworthiness Information
MCM Maintenance Control Manual
MEL Minimum Equipment List
MME Maintenance Management Exposition
MOE Maintenance Organization Exposition
MIP Maintenance Inspection Program
MPD Maintenance Planning Document
MPPM Maintenance Programs Planning Manager
MRB Maintenance Review Board
MSN Manufacturer’s Serial Number
MSP Maintenance Service Program
NAA National Aviation Authority
OSV Outside Vendor
OTAA Overseas Territory Aviation Authority
OTAC Overseas Territory Aviation Circular
OTAR Overseas Territory Aviation Requirement
PMA Parts Manufacturer Approval (non OEM parts)
QAM Quality Assurance Manager
SB Service Bulletin
SIL Service Instruction Leaflet
SL Service Letter
SMI Scheduled Maintenance Inspection
SMP Standard Maintains Practice
SMS Safety Management System
SSM Systems Schematics Manual
SRM Structural Repair Manual
SRP Sector Record Page
TC Type Certificate
TCCA Transport Canada
WDM Wiring Diagram Manual