Task:     

O3.3.184   Evaluate a 14 CFR Part 137 Operator's Congested Area Plan

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

4

4

2

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1332

 

 

 

 

 

S

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 4013                Sovereignty and Use of Airspace

 

Purpose :

To determine that a 14 CFR Part 137 operator can conduct agricultural dispensing operations safely over a congested area according to an approved plan.

 

Significant Interfaces :

Operator

Flight Standards District Office (FSDO)

Local governing authority

Local Public

 

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 1360-33,            Record of Visit, Conference or Telephone Call

FAA Form 8000-36,            PTRS Transmittal Form

 

 

 


1.         Receive congested area plan from operator

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.119

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.313

                        K:         14 CFR Part 137, Subpart C

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

            1.1        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.         Review the congested area plan

                        K:         14 CFR § 91.119

                        K:         14 CFR Part 137, Subpart C

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

            2.1        Verify the congested area plan is complete

                        K:         14 CFR Part 137, Subpart C

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

            2.2        Determine if congested area plan is satisfactory

                        K:         14 CFR Part 137, Subpart C

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

                        2.2.1     Advise operator of deficiencies by letter

                                    K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

3.         Approve congested area plan

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

            3.1        Send letter of approval to operator

                       

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2, Including 

                                    Figures 3-144 through 3-146, job aids

 

            3.2        Place copy of plan in Flight Standards District Office File

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 52, Sec. 2

 

4.         Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51