Task:     

O3.3.141   Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator's Aircraft Checklist

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

3

1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

N

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1333

 

 

 

 

 

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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

 

Purpose :

To evaluate a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator's aircraft checklist to determine compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations

 

Significant Interfaces :

Operator

Principal Inspector

Certificate Holding District Office

Flight Operation Evaluation Board

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 135,          Operating Requirements: Commuter and On Demand Operations and Rules Governing Persons on Board Such Aircraft

Order 8900.1,                Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

Operator's Operation Specifications

FAA Approved Aircraft Flight Manual

 

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 for evaluating an operator's aircraft checklist

 

            1.1        Receive the aircraft checklist from the operator

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

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 12

 

            1.2        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.         Establish framework for the review and acceptance of a new or revised checklist

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

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 12

 

            2.1        Determine basic checklist requirements

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

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 12

                        K:         Aircraft Flight Manual

                        K:         Operator's Operations Specifications

 

3.                                    Conduct preliminary review of checklist

 

            3.1        Ensure that the operator's submission is clear and contains all required documentation

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 12

 

            3.2        If checklist is unsatisfactory, terminate review and return submission to operator

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

 

                        3.2.1     Close PTRS record

                                    K:         Order 1380.51

 

4.         Conduct detailed analysis of the operator's checklist submission

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

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 32, Sec. 12

 

            4.1        Conduct validation test of the new or revised checklist

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

 

            4.2.       If checklist is unsatisfactory, return checklist to operator for corrections

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

 

5.         Grant acceptance for new or revised checklist

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

 

6.         Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51