JTA 5: Regional All Weather Operations Specialist (AWO)

5.10: Airport Airspace Analysis and Nonrule Airports (NRA) Aeronautical Studies

Task: 5.10.1: Analyze FAA Airport Airspace Proposal and Provide Input on Operational Safety and Safety of Persons and Property on the Ground.

Purpose

The purpose of this task is to review and comment on an airport proposal to ensure Flight Standards concerns regarding operational safety, efficiency and safety of persons and property on the ground are addressed in the proposal.

Input

Receipt of airspace proposal or a proposed ALP from FAA Airports Division

Output

Concurrence/nonconcurrence on operational safety and efficiency considerations to Airports Divisions or ADO.

Interfaces

Airport manager

FAA LOBs

Industry representatives/users

FSDO/CMO

State aviation offices

AFS-400

Forms

7480-1 (Airports Division form) via iOE/AAA

Related Performance Tracking and Review Subsystem (PTRS) codes

In accordance with Order 8900.1

Conditions

This task is performed at the regional office and host facilities (e.g., airport or air traffic facility).

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required to Perform Task

·    Knowledge of NAS operational requirements

·    Knowledge of FAA certification rules, policies, and operational system requirements

·    Skill in applying system safety principles

·    Ability to link local issues with the broader regional, national, and international concerns

·    Airport design and certification standards

·    Knowledge of OE/AAA

·    Knowledge of iOE/AAA automation program

·    Skill in the use of the AWO Software Tool

·    Knowledge of aircraft performance

Task Standard

Concurrence/nonconcurrence addresses all effects of the proposed airspace analysis on the safety and efficiency of flight operations and safety of persons and property on the ground.

Qualifications Required

None

Job Specialty

Aviation Safety Inspector-OPS (1825)

Time Required

5 hours

Misc. Comments

When necessary the safety review may include an in-flight evaluation

 

Policy/

Guidance Table

Laws

49 USC

Regulations

14 CFR

Orders

Advisory Circulars

General Guidance

Task

§ 40101(d)(4)

§ 40102(a)(20)

§ 40102(a)(30)

§ 40103(b)(2)(3)

§ 40113(a)

§ 44505(4a)(A)

Part 71

FAAO 7400.2

FAAO 8900.1

FAAO 8260.19

AC 150/5300-13

AC 70/7460-1

AC 70/7460-2

 

§ 40101(d)(4)

§ 40103(a)(3)

§ 40113(a)

§ 44505(a)(A)

§ 47101(a)(8)

Part 73

 

§ 40101(1)

§ 40103(b)(2)

§ 40113(a)

§ 44502(c)(2)

§ 44505(b)(A)

§ 44701(a)(b)

§ 44702(f)(4)

§ 47102(b)(ii)

§ 447418

Part 77

 

§ 40101(a)

§ 40113(a)

§ 44709(a)

§ 46105(a)

§ 46106

Part 91

 

§ 40101(d)(4)

§ 40113(a)

§ 44505(a)(A)

Part 95

 

§ 40103(e)

§ 40113(a)

§ 41101(c)

§ 44505(a)(A)(b)

§ 44702(f)(4)

§ 44721

Part 97

 

§ 40103(b)(2)(d)

§ 44505(a)(A)

§ 47101(a)(8)

Part 101

 

§ 40103(b)(2)(d)

§ 40113(a)

§ 47101(a)(8)

Part 105

 

§ 40101(a)

§ 40113(a)

§ 41101(a)(b)

§ 41102

§ 41701

§ 41702

§ 44709(a)

Part 121

 

§ 40101(a)(b)

§ 40102(d)

§ 40113(a)

Part 129

 

§ 40101(a)

§ 40103(b)(2)

§ 40113(a)

§ 41101(a)(b)

§ 41102

§ 41701

§ 41702

§ 44709(a)

Part 135

 

§ 40113(a)

§ 44715

§ 47101(c)

§ 47501-47505

§ 47508

§ 47521-47529

§ 48103

Part 150

 

§ 44715(a)

§ 47101(c)(e)(f)

§ 47102(3)(b)(i)

Part 161

Task Variables/Subtasks

 

5.10.1.1 Conduct a safety review from the standpoint of “safety of flight and/or ground operations.”

5.10.1.2 Ensure on-site evaluations of heliport and seaplane base by FSDO is conducted

5.10.1.3 Conduct an on-site evaluation, as necessary.

5.10.1.4 Provide concurrence/nonconcurrence to Airport Division or ADO.

 

 

Training Data

Required Training

AMA courses: None

Related Training

AMA courses: Basic Obstruction Evaluation and Airport/Airspace Analysis 12051, Airport Planning and Design 06045, Airport Certification Procedures 06041.

Difficulty, Importance, Frequency

Difficulty

Importance

Frequency

2

3

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