Task:

M3.1.61 Renew an Inspection Authorization

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.1 Airman Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes Task # 3.1.24

1985 Allen Corp Task # 1.2.5

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

2

4

1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

N

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

3514

 

 

 

 

 

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M

E

F

A

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5514

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Legal References:

49 U.S.C. 40113       Administrative

49 U.S.C. 44701       General Requirements

49 U.S.C. 44702       Issuance of Certificates

49 U.S.C. 44703       Airman Certificates

Purpose:

To renew inspection authorization privileges in accordance with 14 CFR Part 65, Subpart D

Significant Interfaces:

Airman

Flight Standards District Office

International Field Office

Airmen Certification Branch, AFB-720

Regional Safety Program Manager (Airworthiness)

Procedural Guidance (current editions):

14 CFR Part 43            Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, Rebuilding, and Alteration

14 CFR Part 65            Certification: Airmen other than Flight Crewmembers

Order 1380.51              Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8080.6                Conduct of Airman Knowledge Tests

Order 8900.1                Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 60‑11                     Test Aids and Materials That May Be Used By Airman Knowledge Testing Applicants

FAA‑G‑8082‑11         Inspection Authorization Knowledge Test Guide

NOTE:  Ensure you have the most current information. The Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS) may be used to obtain current guidance.

1          Receive request for renewal of IA

K:      14 CFR Part 65

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

1.1       Open PTRS record
K:      Order 1380.51
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

2          Ensure applicant meets eligibility requirements

K:      14 CFR Part 65

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

2.1       Review documentation and application for completeness
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8
2.2       Verify applicant’s positive proof of identification
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8
2.3       Ensure applicant has performed required annual inspections, major repairs and alterations
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8
2.4       Ensure applicant has successfully completed refresher course
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

3          If applicant meets eligibility requirements, renew IA

3.1       Complete two FAA Form 8610-1s, Inspection Authorization; forward original to AFB-720
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

4          Process change of location

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

4.1       Upon receipt of written notification, coordinate with previous supervising office; request appropriate IA file; visit IA holder at the new base as soon as possible
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

5          Process surrendered authorization; unless expired, destroy FAA Form 8310-5

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

5.1       Request a statement in writing indicating that the surrender is voluntary
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

6          Document task

K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

6.1       Close PTRS record
K:      Order 1380.51
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 5, Sec. 8

7          Future activities

7.1       Conduct routine surveillance
K:      Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 11, Sec. 1