EAA Chapter 565

Punta Gorda, FL - Seminole Air Force Chapter

✈️ Designated Airworthiness Representative


My name is Peter Undem, I have been a DAR (Designated Airworthiness Representative) since 2001 after retiring from the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) where I was a Maintenance Inspector. I have been an EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) member since 2002. I am currently living in Punta Gorda, Florida and joined EAA Chapter 565 in January 2020.

I have been certifying amateur built aircraft for over twenty-five years and light sport aircraft since the beginning of that category. I have no limitations for ratings and have the following ratings applicable for the EAA:

Current Function Codes:

Amateur Built: 57 Piston Powered

  58 Turbine Powered

Light Sport: 61

If interested, give me a call at 216-233-0613



My name is Arnold Holmes and I am a Designated Airworthiness Representative located in Leesburg, Florida. I kindly ask that you share my information with your membership. I conduct airworthiness certifications for the following types of aircraft:

Experimental Amateur Built: E-AB (code 46)

Experimental Light Sport: E-LSA 9 (code 47)

Special Light Sport: S-LSA (code48)

I have been an EAA member since the mid 80's, have built more than ten (10) aircraft and also worked as an IA operating my own maintenance facility located at the Leesburg International Airport (KLEE). I bring many years of experience to my job as a DRS and consider myself a hardcore homebuilder. Please let your members know that I am available on short notice and am always willing to help with any questions they may have concerning the certification of their homebuilt aircraft.

Airworthiness Certification on E-AB is $650.00 plus .50 per mile travvel. Job that require entire day will be billed at $750.00 day plus all expenses.

Production Flight Certification and Airworthiness on S-LSA is $500.00 per Certification plus .50 per mile.

You may reach Mr. Holmes by email at: arnold@dr-cerification.com. 

By phone: 352-617-2029.


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