Airbus defense and space (airbus) model C-295 airplane; Accident and disaster control (ICS 13.200), Galvanic cells and batteries (ICS 29.220), Aircraft and space vehicles in general (ICS 49.020), On-board equipment and instruments (ICS 49.090), Passenger and cabin equipment (ICS 49.095)
Special Conditions: Airbus Defense and Space Model No. C-295 Airplane; Non-Rechargeable Lithium Batteries
Final special conditions; request for comments - These special conditions are issued for the Airbus Defense and Space (Airbus) Model C-295 airplane. This airplane will have novel or unusual design features when compared to the state of technology envisioned in the airworthiness standards for transport category airplanes. The Airbus Model C-295 airplane will have non-rechargeable lithium battery installations. The applicable airworthiness regulations do not contain adequate or appropriate safety standards for this design feature. These special conditions contain the additional safety standards that the Administrator considers necessary to establish a level of safety equivalent to that established by the existing airworthiness standards.