JTA 5: Regional All Weather Operations Specialist (AWO)

PROCESS: 5.11 NAS Change Proposals

Product or

Services

Product/Service

Description

Approval of National Airspace System (NAS) Change Proposal (NCP)

The purpose of this process is to provide operational system safety oversight and analysis by reviewing requests for non-standard installation of NAS infrastructure in accordance with FAA Orders 8260.19 and 1800.66.

Portfolio/

Process Owner

AFS-400

Point of Contact

Name: Patrick Zelechoski

Phone: 202/385-4615

E-mail: pat.zelechoski@faa.gov

Process Overview

Overview

Tasks

Each line of business within FAA has a review responsibility in this process. Requests generally come from FAA ATO through the WebCM system. Review change proposal and provide response using WebCM.

11.1. Receive, evaluate, and provide concurrence/nonconcurrence on proposed nonstandard FAA installation of NAS infrastructure using WebCM.

JTA 5: Regional All Weather Operations Specialist (AWO)

5.11: NAS Change Proposals

Task 5.11.1: Receive, Evaluate, and Provide Concurrence/Nonconcurrence on Proposed Nonstandard FAA Installation of NAS Infrastructure Using WebCM

Purpose

The purpose of this task is to evaluate the safety implications and operational effect of the proposed non-standard installation of NAS infrastructure. In addition it provides early identification of TERPS waiver requirements.

Input

NAS change proposal in WebCM

Output

Concurrence/nonconcurrence of the proposal and mitigation, if appropriate in WebCM

Interfaces

Other FAA lines of business

AFS-400

Forms

None

Related Performance Tracking and Review Subsystem (PTRS) codes

In accordance with 8900.1

Conditions

This task is performed in a regional office.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required to Perform Task

    Knowledge of NAS operational and infrastructure requirements

    Knowledge of airport design standards and facilities/equipment installation siting and design criteria

    Skill in applying system safety principles

    Skill and ability in WebCM and AWO Software Tool

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

    Knowledge of navigational facility standards

    Knowledge of Terminal Instrument Procedure Standards (TERPS)

Task Standard

The evaluation is completed in a timely manner.

Qualifications Required

None

Job Specialty

Aviation Safety Inspector-OPS (1825)

Time Required

3 hours

Misc. Comments

 

 

Policy/Guidance

Table

Laws

49 USC

Regulations

14 CFR

Orders

Advisory Circulars

General Guidance

Task

40101(1)

40103(b)(20)

40113(a)

44502(c)(2)

44505(b)(A)

44701(a)(b)

47101(a)(b)

47102(b)(ii)

44718

Part 77

Various 6000 series orders

FAAO 1800.66

AC 150/5300-13

 

 

40103(e)

40113(a)

41101(c)

44505(a)(A)(b)

44702(f)(4)

44721

Part 97

 

 

 

Task Variables/Subtasks

 

 

 

 

 

5.11.1.1 Review the proposal.

5.11.1.2. Conduct desk audit of installation for equivalent level of safety.

5.11.1.3. Determine if IFP waiver is required.

5.11.1.4. Forward concurrence/nonconcurrence, requirements, and IFP waiver if appropriate, to FAA ATO via WebCM.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Training Data

Required Training

AMA courses: None

Related Training

AMA courses: None

Difficulty, Importance, Frequency

Difficulty

Importance

Frequency

3

2

1