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Epic Aircraft Approved for Type Inspection Authorization

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July 22, 2019 — Bend, Ore. — Epic Aircraft, manufacturer of high performance, all carbon fiber, single-engine turboprop aircraft, today announced it has been approved for Type Inspection Authorization (TIA) by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). TIA allows FAA pilots to conduct the final phases of conformity inspections and flight testing. It is also a crucial precursor to type certification (TC), as it confirms the aircraft design, structural and flight test results demonstrate compliance with FAA regulations. Just days ago, Epic also completed the last of over 4000 company-conforming flight tests, concluding another key certification milestone. (Read More)

Epic Aircraft Approved for Type Inspection Authorization