FAA Form 8100-2,
Standard Airworthiness Certificate, is issued for aircraft type certificated
in the normal, utility, acrobatic, commuter, and transport categories, or
for manned free balloons. An explanation of each term in the certificate
follows: [Figure 6]
indicates the aircraft is of U.S. registry.
Marks—the number, in this case 2631A, is the registration number
assigned to the aircraft.
manufacturer, make, and model of the aircraft.
manufacturer's serial number assigned to the
aircraft, as noted
on the aircraft data plate.
Indicates that the
aircraft, in this case, shall be operated in accordance with the limitations
specified for the NORMAL category.
aircraft has been found to conform to its type certificate and is
considered in condition for safe operation at the time of
inspection and issuance of the certificate. Any exemptions from the
applicable airworthiness standards are briefly noted here
and the exemption number given. The word NONE is entered if no exemption
Airworthiness Certificate is in effect indefinitely if the aircraft is
maintained in accordance with 14 CFR parts 21, 43, and 91, and the aircraft
is registered in the United States. Also included are the date the
certificate was issued, the signature of the FAA representative, and his or
her office identification.