Minimum equipment list

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Term minimum equipment list
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Mandatory for


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master minimum equipment list (MMEL)

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Abbreviation

MEL

Definition

A list which provides for the operation of aircraft, subject to specified conditions, with particular equipment inoperative, prepared by an operator in conformity with, or more restrictive than, the MMEL established for the aircraft type.

Definition Source

ICAO (2011), Official term and definition added to PANS-TRG by Amdt 1 (Procedures for Air Navigation Services — Training), also found in ICAO Annex 6 (2010), Operation of aircraft

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