5000 series: type airworthiness engineering regulations (TAE)

Individual Regulatory Articles (RA) relating to the 5000 series.

Withdrawn Regulatory Articles (RAs)

Any RAs that have been withdrawn for more than 6 months are no longer listed alongside the current RAs. Withdrawn RAs are listed for reference only at the bottom of this page (link available in the table of contents) under the heading Withdrawn Regulatory Articles.

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MAA regulatory publications (MRP)

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Table of contents

5101 to 5107: approval procedure and responsibilities

5201 to 5223: development procedures

5301 to 5320: control of design and design records

5401 to 5406: supply of technical information

5601 to 5617: procedures for the procurement of aircraft engines and their accessories

5720 to 5726: integrity management

5800 to 5885: MRP Part 21

Withdrawn Regulatory Articles

The Rationale for withdrawal was correct at point of publish and it is incumbent on the user to check the references remain valid prior to use.

Published 18 November 2014
Last updated 13 December 2021 + show all updates
  1. RA 5812 - Digital Models and Simulations Supporting Airworthiness-Related Decision-Making has been added to the 5000 Series.

  2. RA 5815 - Instructions for Sustaining Type Airworthiness and RA 5825 - Fault Reporting and Investigation have been added to the 5000 Series.

  3. RA 5726 - Integrity Management has been added.

  4. The Design Modification Engineering (DME) RA 5000 Series has undergone a major review. The RA 5000 Series is henceforth retitled as the Type Airworthiness Engineering (TAE) RA 5000 Series.

  5. A new heading, Withdrawn Regulatory Articles, has been added in order to separate current RAs from withdrawn RAs.

  6. RA 5002 has been added to the collection.

  7. First published.