FAA - FO 8100.8D
Designee Management Handbook
|Publication Date:||28 October 2011|
This order establishes the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) procedures to be used by the Aircraft Certification Service (AIR) and Flight Standards Service (AFS) for managing the FAA's representatives of the Administrator (designee) program. In addition, this order provides geographic restriction procedures and authorized designee functions. These procedures are designed to ensure they are applied in an unbiased manner to all qualified private persons. Specific designee procedures covered in this order include the following areas:
a. FAA roles and responsibilities.
b. Initial selection and appointment.
c. Orientation, including designee authority and responsibilities.
g. Termination and appeals.