Task:

M3.3.82  Evaluate Qualifications of a 14 CFR Part 125 Operator's Management Personnel

Function:

Duty:

3.0  Certification

3.3  Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes Task # 3.3.82

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

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Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

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PTRS Tracking

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Legal References:

49 USC § 40113            Administrative

49 USC § 44701            General Requirements

49 USC § 44704            Type Certificates, Production Certificates, and Airworthiness Certificates

 

Purpose:

To evaluate the qualifications of management personnel responsible for ensuring compliance with the operator/applicant’s aircraft maintenance/inspection programs

 

Significant Interfaces:

Operator/Applicant

Certificate Holding District Office

Flight Standards District Office

Regional Flight Standards Division

Certification, Standardization, and Evaluation Team

 

Procedural Guidance:

14 CFR Part 25,                  Airworthiness Standards: Transport Category Airplanes

14 CFR Part 43,                  Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, Rebuilding, and Alteration

14 CFR Part 65,                  Certification: Airmen other than Flight Crewmembers

14 CFR Part 91,                  General Operating and Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 125,                Certification and Operations: Airplanes Having a Seating Capacity of 20 or More Passengers or a Maximum Payload Capacity of 6,000 Pounds or More; and Rules Governing Persons on Board such Aircraft

Order 1380.51,                    Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                      Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 125-1 (as amended),      Operations of Large Airplanes Subject to Federal Aviation Regulations Part 125

CAR Part 4B,                     Defect Reporting

 

NOTE: Ensure you are using the most current information. The Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS) may be used to obtain current guidance.


 

Steps, Sub-Steps & Knowledges

Recommended Training

 

1.         Receive request to evaluate operator/applicant’s management personnel qualifications

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

            1.1        Open PTRS record

                                    K:         Order 1380.51

 

            1.2        Review operator/applicant's documentation

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                                    K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

2.         Review policies and procedures manual

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

            2.1        Ensure that there are sufficient management personnel to conduct safe operations

                                    K:         14 CFR Part 125

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                                    K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

            2.2        Ensure duties and responsibilities listed are adequate for the proposed operation

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                                    K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

3.         Review employment history, credentials and experience

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

            3.1        Ensure each person has thorough knowledge of operator’s maintenance inspection program

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

            3.2        Ensure each person has knowledge of operator’s type of aircraft

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

4.         Ensure each person holds appropriate certificates and ratings required to perform required duties

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

            4.1        Review Integrated Safety Information System (ISIS), validate certificates, review enforcement history

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

                                    K:         AC 125-1 (as amended)

 

            4.2        Analyze results of evaluation to determine if personnel are qualified

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

5          Debrief operator/applicant; detail deficiencies in writing

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

            5.1        Reject unqualified management personnel

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

6          If personnel are found qualified, accept qualified management personnel

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

7.         Document task

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

            7.1        Close PTRS record

                                    K:         Order 1380.51

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5

 

8.         Future activities

 

            8.1        For original certification, review schedule of events

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 6, Sec. 5