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  • FAA AC 20-159 : 2007

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    OBTAINING DESIGN AND PRODUCTION APPROVAL OF AIRPORT MOVING MAP DISPLAY APPLICATIONS INTENDED FOR ELECTRONIC FLIGHT BAG SYSTEMS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2007

    Publisher:  Federal Aviation Administration

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    1. What is the purpose of this Advisory Circular (AC)?
    2. Who does this AC apply to?
    3. Related references
    4. How this AC relates to current EFB policy
    5. AMMD functionality and limitations
    6. How to obtain a TSOA for an incomplete system AMMD
    7. Additional guidance on compliance to TSO-C165
    8. Installation instructions
    9. EFB platform installation eligibility
    10. Related Federal Aviation Regulations

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    Guides you in obtaining a design and production approval under Technical Standard Order (TSO) C-165, Electronic Map Display Equipment for Graphical Depiction of Aircraft Position, for the software and database used to provide an airport moving map display (AMMD) intended for use on a Class 2 electronic flight bag (EFB) for ground operations.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Federal Aviation Administration
    Status Current

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ARINC 828-4:2015 ELECTRONIC FLIGHT BAG (EFB) STANDARD INTERFACE
    FAA AC 20-173 : 2011 INSTALLATION OF ELECTRONIC FLIGHT BAG COMPONENTS
    FAA AC 20-138 : 2014 AIRWORTHINESS APPROVAL OF POSITIONING AND NAVIGATION SYSTEMS

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    RTCA DO 178 : C2011 SOFTWARE CONSIDERATIONS IN AIRBORNE SYSTEMS AND EQUIPMENT CERTIFICATION
    FAA AC 120-74 : 2012 PARTS 91, 121, 125, AND 135 FLIGHTCREW PROCEDURES DURING TAXI OPERATIONS
    RTCA DO 272 : D2015 USER REQUIREMENTS FOR AERODROME MAPPING INFORMATION
    FAA AC 20-153 : 2016 ACCEPTANCE OF AERONAUTICAL DATA PROCESSES AND ASSOCIATED DATABASES
    FAA AC 120-76 : 2017 AUTHORIZATION FOR USE OF ELECTRONIC FLIGHT BAGS
    FAA AC 20-115 : 2017 AIRBORNE SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ASSURANCE USING EUROCAE ED-12( ) AND RTCA DO-178( )
    FAA AC 91.21-1 : 2015 USE OF PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICES ABOARD AIRCRAFT
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