Task:     

O3.3.154   Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator's Exemption Request

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0  Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

3

2

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1801

 

 

 

 

 

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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 review exemption requests submitted by operator/applicant

NOTE:  If the specific regulatory section does not stipulate that a deviation, waiver, or authorization may be granted or issued, compliance with the regulation is mandatory.

In these cases, the only method of obtaining relief from the regulation is through the exemption process.

 

Significant Interfaces :

Operator

Applicant

Flight Standards District Office (FSDO)

Certificate Holding District Office (CHDO)

Air Transportation Division, AFS-200

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 11,            General Rule-Making Procedures

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 (PTRS)

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.         Receive exemption request.

 

            1.1        Receive the request from the operator/applicant

                        K:         14 CFR § 11.61

                        K:         14 CFR § 11.63

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

 

            1.2        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.         Schedule appointment with operator/applicant

 

3.         Review applicant's documentation

 

            3.1        Review exemption request

                        K:         14 CFR § 11.81

                        K:         14 CFR § 119.71(f)

                        K:          14 CFR § 135.21(a)

                        K:         14 CFR § 135.145

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

 

4.         Determine if applicant/operator is eligible for deviation

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

 

            4.1        Have applicant/operator submit request for exemption if ineligible for deviation

                        K:         14 CFR § 11.63

                        K:         14 CFR § 11.81

                        K:         14 CFR § 119.71(f)

                        K:          14 CFR § 135.21(a)

                        K:         14 CFR § 135.145

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

 

                        4.1.1     Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

                        4.1.2     If applicant is eligible process deviation.

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

 

5.         If exemption is granted by Administrator, open PTRS record 

                        K:         14 CFR § 11.63

                        K:         14 CFR § 119.71(f)

                        K:         14 CFR § 135.21(a)

                        K:         14 CFR § 135.145

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1


 

6.         Document the exemption in the operator's file at the certificate holding district office

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

 

            6.1        Issue amended Operations Specifications documenting exemption.

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 2, Sec. 1

                       

7.         Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51