Task:†††††

O3.3.103†† Administer a 14 CFR Part 133 Chief Pilot Knowledge and Skill Test

Function:†

Duty:†††††

3.0†† Certification

3.3†† Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

3

2

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1318

1354

1579

 

 

 

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Legal References :

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

49 USC 40113†††††††††††††† Administrative

49 USC 44701†††††††††††††† General Requirements

49 USC 44702†††††††††††††† Issuance of Certificates

49 USC 44703†††††††††††††† Airman Certificates

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

 

Purpose :

To verify that an applicant for chief pilot of a rotorcraft external-load operation is qualified in aeronautical knowledge and practical experience to conduct an external-load operation safely and according to 14 CFR Part 133.† The inspector conducting the skill test must be helicopter rated and have experience as an external-load pilot

 

Significant Interfaces :

Applicant

Operator

Certificate Holding District Office (CHDO)

Flight Standards District Office (FSDO)

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 1,††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Definitions and Abbreviations

14 CFR Part 27,††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Airworthiness Standards:† Normal Category Rotorcraft

14 CFR Part 29,††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Airworthiness Standards:† Transport Category Rotorcraft

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

14 CFR Part 91,††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† General Operating and Flight Rules

14 CFR Part 133,††††††††† ††††††††††† Rotorcraft External Load Operations

Order 1380.51,††††††††††††† ††††††††††† Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 133-1 (as amended),††††††††† Rotorcraft External Load Operations in Accordance with 14

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 14 CFR Part 133

†Approved Rotorcraft-Load Combination Flight Manual

14 CFR Part 133 Approved Rotorcraft Flight Manual

 

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 8400-8,††††††††††††† Operations Specification, if applicable

FAA Form 8710-1,††††††††††††† Airman Certificate and/or Rating Application

FAA Form 8710-4,††††††††††††† Rotorcraft External Load Operator Certificate Application

FAA Form S-8081-2,†††††††††† Commercial Pilot Practical Test Standards

 


1.†††††††† Direct applicant to complete application

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

2.†††††††† Open PTRS record

K:†††††††† Order 1380.51

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

3.†††††††† Review application

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

4.†††††††† Verify applicantís identity

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 1, Sec. 1 ††††††††††††††††

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

5.†††††††† Determine whether applicant must take knowledge and skill test

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

6.†††††††† Determine applicantís accident, incident and violation history on Enforcement Information Subsystem (EIS)

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

7.†††††††† Administer knowledge and skills test

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† 14 CFR Part 133, Subpart B

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† 14 CFR Part 133, Subpart C

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

8.†††††††† Results of knowledge test

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

8.1††††††† If satisfactory, conduct skills test

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

††††††††††† 8.2††††††† If unsatisfactory, inform applicant, determine whether to conduct skill test, notify company in writing of deficiencies

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

9.†††††††† Conduct skill test

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

10.††††††† Final knowledge and skill test results

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

††††††††††† 10.1††††† If satisfactory, make appropriate endorsement in pilotís logbook, issue letter of competency, complete and file FAA Form 8710-1 in FSDO file

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

††††††††††† 10.2††††† If unsatisfactory, complete FAA Form 8710-1 indicating disapproval, complete and file in FSDO file

††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 10, Sec. 1

 

11.                            Close PTRS record

††††††††††††††††††††††† K:†††††††† Order 1380.51