JTA 5: Regional All Weather Operations Specialist (AWO)

5.4: Special Authorization (SA) Category I/II, Category II/III ILS Operator Approval

Task 5.4.1: PI Authorizes Part 97 SA Category I Operations Via Issuance of OpSpec/MSpec/LOA.

Purpose

The purpose of this task is for a PI to authorize SA Category I operations with the assistance of an AWO as required.

Input

Request from operator for SA Category I ILS authorization

Output

Issuance of OpSpec/MSpec/LOA

Interfaces

Operator

PI

Training vendors

AFS-400

Forms

None

Related Performance Tracking and Review Subsystem (PTRS) codes

As specified in Order 8900.1

Conditions

This task is performed in a regional office and/or FSDO/CMO.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required to Perform Task

    Knowledge of NAS operational requirements

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

    Knowledge of reduced visibility flight operations, aircraft systems, and certification requirements

    Skill in applying system safety principles

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

Task Standard

The OpSpec/MSpec/LOA is issued in a timely manner.

Qualifications Required

None

Job Specialty

Aviation Safety Inspector-OPS (1825)

Time Required

8 hours

Misc. Comments

 

Policy/Guidance Table

Laws 49 USC

Regulations 14 CFR

Orders

Advisory Circulars

General Guidance

Task

 40101(a)

 40113(a)

 44709(a)

 46105(a)

 46106

Part 91

Part 91 Appendix A

FAAO 8400.13

FAAO 8900.1

AC 120-28

AC 120-29

AC 91-16

 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

Task Variables/Subtasks

 

 

 

Training Data

Required Training

AMA course: NextGen Technologies Course 21000082.

Related Training

AMA course: None

Difficulty, Importance, Frequency

Difficulty

Importance

Frequency

2

1

1