FAA OKs Gulfstream ODA

 - June 4, 2008, 5:59 AM

Gulfstream Aerospace is the first aircraft manufacturer to receive FAA Organizational Designation Authorization (ODA), which allows the company to act on the agency’s behalf to examine initial phase manufacturing of its own aircraft designs, production quality and airworthiness in Savannah, Ga. The Gulfstream ODA group will oversee amended type certification, production certification and major repair and alterations airworthiness on behalf of the FAA.