Task:     

O3.3.76   Conduct a Flight Engineer Proficiency/Competency Check of a 14 CFR Part 125 Operator

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

3

1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid: 

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

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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 determine if an applicant is qualified to act as a flight engineer on a 14 CFR Part 125 operator airplane requiring three crewmembers

 

Significant Interfaces :

Certificate Holder

Flight Standards District Office

Airman

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 63,               Certification: Flight Crewmembers Other Than Pilots

14 CFR Part 125,             Certification and Operations: Airplanes Having a Seating Capacity of 20 or More Passengers or a Maximum Payload Capacity of 6,000 Pounds or More

Order 1380.51,                 Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 8900.1,                   Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

 

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 Proficiency Qualification Check


1.         District office receives request from a 14 CFR Part 125 certificate holder, or 14 CFR Part 125 certificate applicant, for a flight engineer check

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

            1.1        Open PTRS record

                                    K:         Order 1380.51

 

2.                                    Schedule flight check

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

3.                                    Verify applicant’s identity and certificates

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

4.                                    Conduct the knowledge portion of the flight engineer check

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

5.         Conduct the skill portion of the flight engineer check

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4

 

6.            Evaluate the flight engineer’s performance

 

6.1                            Determine flight engineer performance pass/fail, debrief flight engineer and complete FAA form 8410.1

                                 K:            Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4                 

 

6.2        Close PTRS record

                                 K:            Order 1380.51

                                 K:            Order 8900.1, Vol. 5, Chap. 4, Sec. 4