Best Practices in Maintenance Record Keeping

Rotor Safety Challenge (RSC)
Tracks:
Maintenance, Rotor Business, Safety
Instructor: Sarah MacLeod, Aeronautical Repair Station Association

This session explores the regulatory responsibilities of creating and maintaining maintenance records. It will help participants to define:

  • Regulatory responsibilities of the operator versus the maintenance provider in creating and maintaining maintenance records
  • How obligations can be shifted by contract, but not under aviation safety regulations
  • Maintenance record-keeping regulations and the documents essential to making airworthiness determinations.

Instructor Bio

Sarah MacLeod is the managing member of Obadal, Filler, MacLeod & Klein, PLC, and a founder and executive director of the Aeronautical Repair Station Association. She has advocated for individuals and companies in international aviation safety law, policy, and compliance issues for 30 years. Sarah obtained a bachelor’s degree from Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, and a law degree from the Catholic University of America.

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