Introduction to Master Minimum Equipment List (MMEL) and Minimum Equipment List (MEL)

Introduction to MMEL and MELThis course explains the philosophy, purpose and role of the MEL and considers the requirements related to maintaining validity of the MEL

The objective of the MMEL is to ensure an acceptable level of safety, while operating an aircraft with inoperative equipment and to ensure we maximize the opportunity for Aircraft profitability by avoiding Aircraft On Ground (AOG) situations. However to note that the aim of the MEL is not to encourage aircraft operation with inoperative equipment.

The objective of the training is to consider the regulatory background applicable to the MMEL/ MEL and to familiarize current AOC holders and other Operational and Concerned Personnel with a detailed understanding of EASA MMEL / MEL Regulatory Requirements. Delegates will consider the Operators MEL Procedures, MEL ownership and Relationship to Certification Standards.


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What is the Benefit of this Training – What will I learn?

a) Understand the regulatory background applicable to the MMEL/ MEL
b) Be able to explain the philosophy and purpose and role of the MEL
c) Understand the requirements related to maintaining validity of the MEL
b) Satisfy the requirements related to MEL competence
c) Be able to interpret the MEL content in the context of multiple aircraft defects
d) Understand the Minimum Equipment List restrictions
e) Be able to assess the MEL complies with the Aircraft Configuration
f) Understand the Operators MEL Procedures.
g) Understanding MEL ownership and relationship to certification standards.


Abbreviations & Terms
MMEL Regulatory Background and compliance with ICAO
Considering MEL Related Events & Issuers
MEL Regulatory Background EASA
MEL Regulatory Background FAA
MMEL Introduction
MEL Purpose / Philosophy and Regulatory Intent
MEL Structure
MEL Development & Certification
MEL Sources, Aircraft Configuration and STC Impact
MEL Airworthiness & Operations
Considering MEL Operations Procedures
MEL Restrictions & Deferment Process
MMEL /MEL Amendments

About this course

Course type: Presentation without voice over
Duration equivalent to 1 day classroom training
Category: Operations / Part M
Price: 77.50 USD


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