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Link to FAA WebsiteAs an FAA Airworthiness Designee, Phil Baker has performed hundreds of airworthiness certifications and thousands of export and conformity functions for private, commercial, and government clients around the world.  He's also an experienced FAA A&P with an Inspection Authorization (IA). 

FAA DAR Functions:

  • FAA Standard Airworthiness Certificates  (Normal, Utility, Commuter, Transport)
  • FAA Special Airworthiness Certificates  (Experimental, Limited, Restricted, Primary)
  • FAA Special Airworthiness Certificates  (Amateur-Built / Light Sport / ELSA)
  • FAA Special Flight Permits
  • FAA Conformity Inspections  (including TIA) 
  • Foreign CAA Conformity Inspections
  • FAA Export Certificate of Airworthiness
  • FAA Form 8130-3 Tags  (Export / Domestic)
  • FAA Form 8130-31 for Military Commercial Derivative Aircraft

FAA Experience:

  • Designated Airworthiness Representative (DAR)
  • ODAR Administrator
  • ODA Inspection Unit Member (IUM)
  • Designated Manufacturing Inspection Representative (DMIR)
  • DAS Inspector
  • FAA Accountable Manager  (Parts 21 and 145)
  • Inspection Authorization (IA)
  • Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) Technician
  • Recipient of more than a dozen FAA AMT Awards
  • Recipient of Six consecutive FAA AMT Employer Diamond Awards
  • Obtained FAA approvals: FAA PMA, TSOA, Repair Station, PC, Production under a TC

Quality System Experience:

  • ISO 9001
  • AS9100
  • AS9110
  • 14 CFR Part 21 Subpart F
  • 14 CFR Part 21 Subpart G
  • 14 CFR Part 21 Subpart K
  • 14 CFR Part 21 Subpart O
  • 14 CFR Part 145
  • DCMA

Defense Experience:

  • FAA Military Certification Office (MCO) programs
  • Set-up and Management of OCONUS DOD Aviation programs
  • FAA Certification of Military Commercial Derivative Aircraft
  • Public Aircraft and Public Use operations
  • Active U.S. DOD Security Clearance

Airworthiness Services Have Been Provided To Clients On 5 Continents