Looking for information about the L-39 Albatros? You've come to the right place. Here are some of the documents that govern the maintenance, restoration, licensing, and operation of the L-39 Albatros and other warbird aircraft. Many more will be added soon!
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Regulatory / FAA:
Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs) - Easy-to-navigate links to all of US Title 14.
AC 20-96, Surplus Military Aircraft - A basic guide to purchasing vintage miltary aircraft.
AC 20-142, Eligibility and Evaluation of US Military Surplus Flight Safety Critical Aircraft Parts - Important information to help you determine the airworthiness of parts, engines, etc.
AC 43-209A, Recommended Inspection Procedures for Former Military Aircraft - How to inspect your warbird.
AC 61-107A, Operation of Aircraft at Altitudes Greater than 25,000 feet MSL and/or Mach Numbers Greater than .75 - High flyers, read this.
Order 8130.2G (Change 1), Airworthiness Certification of Aircraft and Related Products - The main governing document for jet warbird airworthiness issues.
Order 8130.2H (Draft) [NOTE: This is a draft copy and is not effective yet.!]
Order 8900.1 (Change 0), Airmen Qualification Requirements - Covers the process of getting rated in a warbird.
Note that these publications may not be used for commercial or resale purposes -- we will make them available for the convenience of our customers and other interested parties. Please contact us if you have any special requests, or cannot find what you are looking for. This catalog of documents will be an ongoing project, so please check back often as we add to our list of offerings.
Code 1 Aviation's "L-39 Information Guide for Future Owners" [Updated for 2014!]
Strong ParaCushion L-39 parachute manual
L-39ZA Pilot's Navigation/Combat Manual - 1990 (Published for historical/educational purposes only.)
Garmin GTN650 Cockpit Reference Guide
Garmin GNS430 Pilot's Guide
[ More resources are coming soon! ]