Task:

M3.3.34 Evaluate/Inspect 14 CFR Part 121 Extended-Range Operations with Two-Engine Aircraft (ETOPS)

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.3 Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes Task # 3.3.34

Difficulty:

5

Criticality:

Y

Importance:

5

Time:

 

Frequency:

1

Job Aid:

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

3319

 

 

 

 

 

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M

E

F

A

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5319

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

 

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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. § 44704         Type Certificates, Production Certificates, and Airworthiness Certificates

49 U.S.C. § 44705         Air Carrier Operating Certificates

49 U.S.C. § 44713         Inspection and Maintenance

Purpose:

Perform an evaluation or surveillance of a 14 CFR Part 121 operator requesting a deviation for Extended Operations (ETOPS and Polar Operations), as per AC 120-42.

Significant Interfaces:

Operator/Applicant

Certificate Holding District Office

Regional Flight Standards Division

Aircraft Evaluation Group–ANM-270 or ANE-250

Continuous Airworthiness Maintenance Division, AFS-300

Air Transportation Division, AFS-200

Procedural Guidance (current editions):

14 CFR Part 121           Operating Requirements: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Operations

Order 1380.51               Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1                 Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 120-42                    Extended Operations (ETOPS and Polar Operations)

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

1.                   Receive request for ETOPS authorization

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3

1.1               Open PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51

2.                   Procedures:

2.1               Verify compliance of aircraft with type data document; coordinate with Aircraft Evaluation Group

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3
K: AC 120-42 (current edition)

2.2               Verify operator/applicant’s manual/documentation is adequate, has all required contents and supports application for extended-range operations

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3
K: AC 120-42 (current edition)

3.                   Analyze results.

4.                   Task Outcomes

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3

4.1               Close PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51
K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3

4.2               Completion of Task.

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3

5.                   Future activities

5.1               Conduct normal surveillance

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 6, Sec. 2 and Sec. 3