Task:

O3.3.133 Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator's Aeronautical Weather Data

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.3 Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

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Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

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PTRS Tracking

Specialty

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Legal References :

49 USC 40104 Promotion of Civil Aeronautics and Safety of Air Commerce

49 USC 40113 Administrative

49 USC 44701 General Requirements

49 USC 44705 Air Carrier Operating Certificates

49 USC 44709 Amendments, Modifications, Suspensions, and Revocations of Certificates

 

Purpose :

To evaluate an operator's aeronautical weather acquisition and dissemination procedures to ensure they meet certification standards

 

Significant Interfaces :

Operator

Certificate Holding District Office (CHDO)

Weather Contractors

Principal Operations Inspector (POI)

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 91, General Operating And Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 135, Operating Requirements: Commuter and On Demand Operations 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)

 

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

 

Forms :

FAA Form 8000-36, PTRS Transmittal Form

 


1. Determine the need to evaluate a 14 CFR Part 135 operator's weather data

 

1.1 Receive an operator's proposed Aeronautical Weather Acquisition System

K: 14 CFR 135.213

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 5

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 2

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 3

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 4

 

1.2 Open PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51

 

2. Review operator's Aeronautical Weather Acquisition System

K: 14 CFR 135.213

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 18, Sec. 3

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 5

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 2

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 3

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 4

 

3. Review operator's supporting documentation

 

3.1 Review operations specifications section A 10

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 18, Sec. 3

 

3.2 Review operations manual

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 1

 

4. Determine operator's ability to obtain and disseminate appropriate aeronautical weather data

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 25, Sec. 5

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 1

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 2

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 3

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 26, Sec. 4

 

4.1 Advise operator of discrepancies that need corrective action

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 2

 

5. Document acceptance of aeronautical weather data system in operator's file at the certificate holding district office

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 2

 

6. Close PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51