Part 91 operators seeking a TSA Fleet Waiver to FDC NOTAM 2/5319 now have new application guidance. 2/5319 governs all IFR and VFR International Part 91 flights to or from the U.S. If an operator wants to fly to or from the U.S. using different procedures than described in 2/5319, then the operator must obtain a TSA Fleet Waiver.
To be eligible for a TSA Fleet Waiver, an applicant must complete a minimum of three single trip waiver flights without incident. Additionally, applying operators must show a cumulative average of three international flights a month to qualify. International Waiver Applications should be submitted to the TSA Office of Special Events via facsimile at: Primary Fax: (571) 227-1945 or Secondary Fax: (571) 227-2948. To ensure adequate processing time, you should submit your waiver at least five (5) days before your departure date.