Task:

M3.3.106 Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 133/137 Operator’s Lease, Contract or Agreement

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.3 Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes Task # 3.3.106

1985 Allen Corp Task # 1.4.16

Difficulty:

3

Criticality:

Y

Importance:

4

Time:

 

Frequency:

1

Job Aid:

N

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

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3362

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Legal References:

49 U.S.C. § 40113         Administrative

49 U.S.C. § 44701         General Requirements

Purpose:

To determine if an operator’s rotorcraft lease agreement complies with the requirements of 14 CFR Parts 133 and 137.

Significant Interfaces:

Operator/Applicant

Certificate Holding District Office

Flight Standards District Office

Procedural Guidance (current editions):

14 CFR Part 91             General Operating and Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 133           Rotorcraft External-Load Operations

14 CFR Part 137           Agricultural Aircraft Operations

Order 1380.51               Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1                 Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

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 to approve a 14 CFR Part 133/137 Lease, Contract or Agreement

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

1.1               Open PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51

2.                   Review operator's data.

K: 14 CFR § 133.19
K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

2.1               Determine which rotorcraft are used under lease agreement

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

2.2               Determine if operator has ownership or exclusive use of rotorcraft.

K: 14 CFR § 133.19
K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

3.                   Evaluate lease for regulatory compliance

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5
K: 14 CFR § 133.19
K: 14 CFR Part 137

4.                   Task Outcomes

4.1               Close PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51
K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

4.2               Completion of task, resulting in either satisfactory least agreement or notification to the CPM, who will inform the operator of any deficiencies.

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

4.3               Document task-file all supporting paperwork in the operator's office file

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5

5.                   Future activities

5.1               Conduct follow-up visits, as necessary, to ensure the operator is complying with applicable regulations

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 51, Sec. 5