Task:     

O3.1.7   Conduct a Pilot-in-Command Proficiency Check under 14 CFR § 61.58

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.1   Airman Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

 

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

4

4

2

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1538

 

 

 

 

 

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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 44703               Airman Certificates

 

Purpose :        

To evaluate an applicant’s performance during a pilot-in-command proficiency check conducted in accordance with 14 CFR § 61.58

 

Significant Interfaces :

Applicant

Flight Instructor Refresher Course

Airman Certification Representative

Flight Standards District Office

Airmen Certification Branch, AFS-760

Certificated Air Carrier

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 61,                                                Certification:  Pilots, Flight Instructors, and Ground Instructors

14 CFR Part 91,                                    General Operating and Flight Rules

Order 1380.51,                                      Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                                        Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

Advisory Circular 61-66 (as amended),   Annual Pilot-In-Command Proficiency Checks

Advisory Circular 120-40 (as amended), Airplane Simulator Qualifications

 

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

FAA Form 8410-1,        Airman Competency/Proficiency Check

FAA Form 8060-5,        Notice of Disapproval of Application

 


 

1.         Receive request from applicant for a pilot proficiency check in accordance with 14 CFR Part 61

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

            1.2        Schedule appointment with applicant

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

            1.3        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.         Review applicant's documents

                        K:         14 CFR Part 61, Subpart A

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

3.         Determine if aircraft to be used in check is airworthy

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.405

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

            3.1        If aircraft is not airworthy, brief applicant 

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.405

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

4.         Determine applicant's eligibility

                        K:         14 CFR § 61.58

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

            4.1        If applicant is not eligible, issue Notice of Disapproval 

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

                        4.1.1     Close PTRS record

                                    K:         Order 1380.51

 

5.         Conduct practical test

                        K:         14 CFR Part 61, Subpart A

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

            5.1        Determine if practical test is satisfactory

                        K:         14 CFR § 61.58

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

6.         If applicant's performance is unsatisfactory, issue Notice of Disapproval

                        K:         14 CFR § 61.58

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

            6.1        Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

7.         If applicant's performance is satisfactory, complete proficiency check documentation  

                  K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 2

 

8.         Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51