Materials & Public Interface Directorate
Directorate of Materials and Public Interface headed by Director (M&PI) encompasses certification and continued airworthiness of materials, elastomers, composite and their development process. The technical co-ordination of various issues, which are common to public, CEMILAC and DRDO Headquarters, are also entrusted to this directorate. The Directorate is also responsible for Processing of Type approvals of systems/LRUs/platforms and extension of type approvals issued earlier by CEMILAC on case-to-case basis. Coordination with other directors for formation of draft policies and directives to match with dynamic scenario of type approval of airborne LRUs/systems/platforms are responsibility of this directorate.
RCMA (Materials) is responsible for Airworthiness Certification of Materials developed for airborne applications.
RCMA (Forge & Foundry):
RCMA (F&F) is responsible for ensuring Airworthiness Certification of forging and casting.