Task:     

O3.3.157   Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator's Main Operations Base

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0  Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

4

4

2

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

N

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1353

 

 

 

 

 

S

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 44703               Airman Certificates

49 USC 44705               Air Carrier Operating Certificates

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

 

Purpose :

To determine that an applicant's base of operations conforms to the requirements of Federal Aviation Regulations during the demonstration and inspection phase of certification

 

Significant Interfaces :

Applicant

Principal Inspector

Certificate Holding District Office

Flight Standards District Office

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 61,            Certification: Pilots and Flight Instructors

14 CFR Part 63,            Certification: Flight Crewmembers Other Than Pilots

14 CFR Part 67,            Medical Standards And Certification

14 CFR Part 91,            General Operating And Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 119,          Certification: Air Carriers And Commercial Operators

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

14 CFR Part 183,          Representatives Of The Administrator

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 the applicant's main operations base

 

NOTE: Successful accomplishment of this task requires knowledge of 14 CFR Parts 61, 63, 67, 91, 119, 135, 183 and qualification as an Aviation Safety Inspector (Operations).

 

            1.1        Receive request from the certification team

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

            1.2        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

 

2.         Schedule the evaluation with the applicant and coordinate evaluation with the airworthiness inspectors evaluating the operator's main maintenance base

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

 

3.         Conduct a base inspection

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

 

4.         Document the results of the evaluation

 

            4.1        Debrief the applicant regarding discrepancies requiring corrective action

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

 

            4.2        Document deficiencies and corrective actions in Operator's file at the Certificate Holding District Office

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 2, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

 

            4.3        File results of the evaluation in Program Reporting and Tracking Subsystem (PTRS)

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 2, Sec. 23

 

5.         Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51