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What does MEL stand for?

MEL stands for Minimum Equipment List

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All aircraft come with a Minimum Equipment List ( MEL), which lists the equipment that have to be in perfect working order for an aircraft to operate.
US Airways' maintenance program was recognized for lowering deferred maintenance items under the airline's FAA-approved minimum equipment list (MEL) and non-essential furnishing (NEF) programs, reducing the number of aircraft out of service due to maintenance-related items, and becoming the first airline to have its FAA-approved Safety Management System (SMS) program validated by the International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit (IOSA).
The EFB can contain all documentation and forms carried by pilots - such as aeronautical charts, manuals for fault reporting and operations, minimum equipment lists and logbooks - in digital format.
com will initially provide access to a wide range of data, including service bulletins, maintenance manuals for selected aircraft, maintenance tips, in-service activity reports, service letters and master minimum equipment lists.
US Airways' maintenance program was recognized for lowering deferred maintenance items under the airline's FAA-approved minimum equipment list (MEL) and non-essential furnishing (NEF) programs, reducing the number of aircraft out of service due to maintenance-related items, and becoming the first airline to have its FAA-approved Safety Management System (SMS) program validated by the International Air Transport Association Operational Safety Audit (IOSA).
Iran's Civil Aviation Organisation has demonstrated "several weaknesses" in its oversight of Iran Air, including a lack of detailed review of maintenance programs and minimum equipment lists.