JTA 5: Regional All Weather Operations Specialist (AWO)

5.1: Development and Implementation of NextGen Technologies

Task 5.1.2: Confirm with PI the Operational Approval Process for the Proposed Operation.

 

Purpose

The purpose of this task is to define the applicable approval process for the operator’s intended operation.

Input

Operator requirements

Output

Operational approval process

Interfaces

Applicant

PI

Regional Flight Standards Division Airworthiness/Avionics Inspectors

AFS-400

AEG

AIR

Forms

None

Related Performance Tracking and Review Subsystem (PTRS) codes

As specified in Order 8900.1

Conditions

Performed in a regional office, field office, or the operator’s 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

·    Knowledge of NextGen technologies

·    Knowledge of NextGen Application Tracker

·    Knowledge of specific ICAO documents and their application

Task Standard

The determination has been made that the approval process for the intended operation can meet FAA certification requirements.

Qualifications Required

Process knowledge specific to the NextGen Technology

Job Specialty

Aviation Safety Inspector-OPS (1825)

Time Required

24 hours

Misc. Comments

When necessary the safety review may include in-flight/simulator evaluation.

 

Policy/Guidance

Table

Laws

49 USC

Regulations

14 CFR

Orders

Advisory Circulars

General Guidance

Task

§40101(a)

§40133(a)

§44709(a)

§46105(a)

§46106

Part 91

part 91.175 (l) and (m)

FAAO 8900.1

FAAO 8400.13

FAAO 8260.58

FAAO 8260.3

FAAO 8400.12

FAAO 8400.33

AC 20-138

AC 23-26

AC 120-28

AC 120-29

AC 91-70

AC 91-85

AC 90-96

AC 120-70B

AC 20-167

AC 90-106

AC 90-114

AC 20-165

AC 90-101

AC 90-105

 

8900.1, Vol. 8, Chap. 1

AWO ATIS and Best Practices SharePoint: https://avssp.faa.gov/avs/afs400/AFS-408/AWO/SitePages/AWO%20ATIS%20and%20Best%20Practices.aspx

AFS-408 NextGen Application and SAO Tracker: https://avssp.faa.gov/avs/afs400/AFS-408/Lists/SAO%20Tracker%202/AllItems.aspx

AC 90-100

AC 90-101

ICAO NAT Doc 007

ICAO Doc 9613

ICAO Global Operational Data Link Document (GOLD)

ICAO Doc 4444

ICAO Doc 7030

ICAO Annex 2, Annex 6

AFS-400 North Atlantic PDF File

AFS-400 Pacific PDF File

EASA AMC 20-24

InFO 13009

ICAO Paris Website: http://www.paris.icao.int/

Eurocontrol Website: https://www.eurocontrol.int/

FAA Data Link:

http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ato/service_units/enroute/oceanic/data_link/

 

 

§ 40103(e)

§ 40113(a)

§ 41101(c)

§ 44505(a)(A)(b)

§ 44702(f)(4)

§ 44721

Part 97

 

 

 

 

§ 40101(a)

§ 40103(b)(2)

§ 40113(a)

§ 41101(a)(b)

§ 41102

§ 41701

§ 41702

§ 44709(a)

 

Part 119

 

 

 

 

 

§ 40101(a)

§ 40103(b)(2)

§ 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)

§ 44708

§ 44709(a)

§ 44719

§ 47101(e)(f)

§ 47102(3)(b)(i)

Part 171

 

 

 

Task Variables/Subtasks

 

 

 

 

 

5.1.2.1. Confirm with PI that operator's personnel are trained, qualified, and tested in the use of installed system. Review OpSpec/ MSpec/LOA, as appropriate.

5.1.2.2. Confirm PI has approved operator’s procedures for MEL deferrals. Review OpSpec/ MSpec/LOA, as appropriate.

5.1.2.3. Confirm that PI has approved operator’s request for flight-following or operational control. Review OpSpec/ MSpec/LOA, as appropriate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Training Data

Required Training

AMA courses: NextGen Technologies Course 21000082

Related Training

International Civil Aviation for Inspectors Course 21000039, Overview of Oceanic and International Operations 27100172 Web Based Training, Oceanic and International Operations 21000088, Flight Validation of Satellite-Based Performance-Based Instrument Flight Procedures Course 21000061

 

Difficulty, Importance, Frequency

Difficulty

Importance

Frequency

2

3

2