Task:     

O2.3.104   Inspect a 14 CFR Part 137 Operation Including Congested Area Operations

Function: 

Duty:     

2.0   Surveillance/Inspection

2.3   Air Operator Surveillance

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

2

3

3

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1623

 

 

 

 

 

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P

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Legal References :

49 USC 40104               Promotion of Civil Aeronautics and Safety of Air Commerce

49 USC 40113               Administrative

49 USC 44702               Issuance of Certificates

49 USC 44709               Amendments, Modifications, Suspensions, and Revocations of Certificates

 

Purpose :

To determine if a 14 CFR Part 137 operator is conducting operations in compliance with applicable regulations and approved procedures.

 

Significant Interfaces :

Operator

Flight Standards District Office (FSDO)

Certificate Holding District Office (CHDO)

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 91,                         General Operating and Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 137,                       Agricultural Aircraft Operations

Order 1380.51,                           Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                            Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)        

AC 137-1 (as amended),            Agricultural Aircraft Operations

 

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

 

Forms :

FAA Form 8000-36,            PTRS Transmittal Form

 


1.         Determine the need for inspection

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 2                 

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 4

 

            1.1        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.         Observe and evaluate the airman in the performance of duties

                        K:         14 CFR Part 137

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 2

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 4

                        K:         AC 137-1, (as amended)

 

3.         Determine results of the inspections

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 2

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 4

 

4.         Debrief the operator

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 2

 

5.         Document the inspection

 

            5.1        File inspection results in the district office file

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 2

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 4

 

            5.2        Notify the CHDO

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 2

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 6, Chap. 6, Sec. 4

 

6.         Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51