Task:     

O3.3.120   Conduct a Category II and Category III Check of a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator Pilot

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

4

4

1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

N

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1543

 

 

 

 

 

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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 conduct a Category II or Category III Pilot Check for a 14 CFR Part 135 Operator's airman who has FAA approval for lower weather minimums

 

Significant Interfaces :

Operator

Airman

Principal Inspector

Certificate Holding District Office (CHDO)

Regional Flight Standards Division

Technical Programs Division

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 61,                        Certification: Pilots And Flight Instructors

14 CFR Part 135,                      Operating Requirements: Commuter and On Demand Operations and Rules

                                                Governing Persons on Board Such Aircraft

Order 1380.51,                          Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                            Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 120-28 (as amended),          Criteria for Approval of Category III Landing Weather MINIMA

AC 120-29 (as amended),          Criteria for Approving Category I and Category II Landing MINIMA for 14 CFR 121 Operators

 

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.        Receive operator’s request to conduct category II and III operations

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 2, Sec. 6 and Sec. 7

 

           1.1        Open PTRS record

                       K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.        Determine if check is for category II or category III qualification

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 2, Sec. 6 and Sec. 7

                       K:         AC 120-28 (as amended)

                       K:         AC 120-29 (as amended)

 

3.        Conduct all phases of category II practical check

                       K:         14 CFR § 61.67

                       K:         AC 120-29 (as amended)

 

           3.1        Debrief applicant and notify POI, if required, if any phase is unsatisfactory

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 2, Sec. 6 and Sec. 7

 

           3.2        Close PTRS record

                       K:         Order 1380.51

 

           3.3        Recommend POI issue a certificate of authority for category II operations

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 2, Sec. 6 and Sec. 7

 

           3.4        Close PTRS record

                       K:         Order 1380.51

 

4.        Conduct all phases of category III practical check

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 2, Sec. 7

                       K:         AC 120-28 (as amended)

 

           4.1        If any phase is unsatisfactory, debrief applicant and notify POI

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 4, Chap. 2, Sec. 7

                       K:         AC 120-28 (as amended)

 

           4.2        Close PTRS record

                       K:         Order 1380.51

 

           4.3.       Recommend POI issue a certificate of authority for category III operations

                       K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 2, Sec. 21, Fig. 5-97

 

           4.4        Close PTRS Record

                       K:         Order 1380.51