Airworthiness Staff Instructions and Maintenance and Manufacturing Staff Instructions

Transport Canada issued Airworthiness Staff Instructions (ASI) and Maintenance and Manufacturing Staff Instructions (MSI) to help people working in the aviation industry comply with regulations and standards.

These documents may contain outdated information but remain in force until they are replaced by Staff Instructions.

All documents issued after 01 Feb 2007 are now published as Staff Instructions.

Airworthiness Staff Instructions

Document number
(R=Revised)
Issue date Subject

ASI 42

1996-02-01

Rev. 1 - Airworthiness Inspection Representatives

 

Maintenance and Manufacturing Staff Instructions

Document number
(R=Revised)
Issue date Subject

MSI 69

2006-01-30

Rev. 0 - Minister’s Delegate Production – MD-P

MSI 67

2005-11-15

Rev. 0 - Delegation of Authority & On-the-job Training, Civil Aviation Technical and/or Administrative Support Personnel (Schedule G-6)

MSI 66

2004-05-05

Rev. 0 - Authorization for Deviation from Scheduled Maintenance Requirements

MSI 65

2004-05-07

Rev. 0 - Aircraft Seat Back Break-Over

MSI 64

2004-02-24

Rev. 0 - Minister's Delegate - Recreational Aviation (MD-RA) Procedural Guidelines for the Peer Review of Technical Inspection Documents and Forms

MSI 62

2006-09-25

Rev. 1 - Restricted Certifying Authority (RCA)

MSI 59

2003-07-14

Rev. 0 - Minister's delegate refusal to issue or amend Civil aviation documents

MSI 57

2006-01-31

Rev. 3 - Implementation of Amendments to the Canadian Aviation Regulations CAR's

MSI 56

2003-02-24

Rev. 0 -Transfer of Private Operator Passenger Transportation to CBAA

MSI 53

2006-01-06

Rev. 2 - Review of Supplemental Instructions for Continued Airworthiness

MSI 50

2004-07-22

Rev. 1 - Instruction for Follow-Up activity regarding Suspected Unapproved Part Report

MSI 48

2006-09-27

Rev. 3 - Aircraft Maintenance Engineer System (AMES)

MSI 44

2001-07-23

Rev. 0 - Procedural Guidelines for Oversight Activities at Bell Helicopter Textron Canada, Bombardier Aerospace, and Pratt &Whitney Canada

MSI 43

2004-06-11

Rev. 2 - Minister's Delegate - Recreational Aviation (MD-RA) -- Issuance of Delegation of Authority

MSI 42

2004-06-30

Rev. 2 - Maintenance Schedule Amendment Instructions for the Inspection of Thermal/Acoustic Insulation

MSI 41

2004-05-05

2004-05-05 - Rev. 1 - Manufacturer Certificate Holder's Control of Suppliers

MSI 39

2002-05-27

Rev. 0 - Use of Minister's Delegation of Authority Stamps

MSI 38

2000-03-21

Rev. 0 - Export of Complete Aircraft

MSI 36

2000-01-28

Rev. 1 - Bell 204 and 205 Suspected as Being Military Helicopters

MSI 33

1999-01-18

Rev. 0 - Evaluation - Person Responsible for Maintenance

MSI 32

2004-04-15

Rev. 1 - Civil Aviation Safety Inspectors Technical Inspection Group (TI) Related Fee Reimbursement

MSI 30

1999-07-15

Rev. 0 - Procedural Guidelines for Oversight Activities at Air Canada and Canadian Airlines

MSI 26

2004-02-24

Rev. 1 - Issuance of a Certificate of Airworthiness on the Import of Type Certified Aircraft

MSI 25

2000-12-18

Rev. 1 - On-the-Job Training Program

MSI 24

2005-12-05

Rev. 3 - Ministerial Delegation of Authority

MSI 23

2006-05-09

Rev. 1 - Maintenance Review Board Procedures, and Manufacturers Recommendations (Reference: TP 13850 – Scheduled Maintenance Instruction Development Processes and TP 14331 Enhanced Zonal Analysis Procedures)

MSI 21

2000-03-21

Rev. 0 - Notice of Proposed Amendment (NPA) Process

MSI 20

2003-05-09

Rev. 3 - Minister's Delegate - Rev Maintenance (MD-M) Procedural Guidelines

MSI 18

2005-03-15

Rev. 6 - Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) Licensing Procedures

MSI 17

2002-03-28

Rev. 5 - National Planning Standards for Airworthiness Audits

MSI 16

2003-02-28

Rev. 2 - MCM for Small Operators

MSI 14

2004-08-26

Rev. 1 - Flight Authority

MSI 12

1998-05-25

Rev. 0 - Regulatory Services Outside of Canada

MSI 8

1997-05-20

Rev. 0 - AMO Suspensions - Release of Information to the Public

MSI 7

2006-08-30

Rev. 3 - Procedural Guidelines for the Application of the National Hiring Standard

MSI 6

1999-01-18

Rev. 1 - Ramp Surveillance

MSI 5

1997-05-20

Rev. 0 - Air Operator Mergers

MSI 3

1996-11-21

Rev. 1 - En-route Inspections