Task:     

O3.3.79   Conduct a 14 CFR Part 125 Operator Emergency Evacuation /Ditching Demonstration

Function: 

Duty:     

3.0   Certification

3.3   Air Operator Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

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1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid: 

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PTRS Tracking

Specialty

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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 44705               Air Carrier Operating Certificates

 

Purpose :

To evaluate and approve a 14 CFR Part 125 certificate holder's emergency evacuation training, procedures and ability to accomplish the demonstration

 

Significant Interfaces :

Certificate Holder

Aircraft Certification Office

Certificate Holding District Office

Flight Standards District Office

Manufacturer

Principal Airworthiness Inspector

Aircraft Evaluation Group

Regional Flight Standards Division

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 25,                        Airworthiness Standards: Transport Category Airplanes

14 CFR Part 121,                      Certification and Operations: Domestic, Flag, and Supplemental Air Carriers and Commercial Operators of Large Aircraft

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)

AC 25-17 (as amended),            Transport Airplane Cabin Interiors Crashworthiness Handbook

AC 25.803-1 (as amended),       Emergency Evacuation Demonstrations

AC 121-24 (as amended),          Passenger Safety Information Briefing and Briefing Cards

 

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 8430-1,              Emergency Evacuation Demonstration Report


1.         Determine need for emergency evacuation demonstration

 

            1.1        Evaluate certificate holder's notification for use of a certain type and model airplane to determine if emergency evacuation demonstration is required

                        K:         14 CFR Part 25

                        K:         14 CFR Part 121

                        K:         14 CFR Part 125

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 2 and Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 25.803-1 (as amended)

 

            1.2        Determine which 14 CFRs are applicable for the demonstration

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1 and Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 25-803-1 (as amended)

                        K:         AC 25-17 (as amended)

 

            1.3        Open PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

                       

2.         Establish demonstration requirements of certificate holder

                        K:         14 CFR Part 121

                        K:         14 CFR Part 125

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1 and Sec. 5

 

            2.1        Advise certificate holder a demonstration plan is required

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 2 and Sec. 5

 

3.         Review certificate holder's demonstration plan

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 2 and Sec. 5

                       

4.         Assemble FAA team and conduct pre-demonstration meeting and inspection

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

           

5.                                    Perform Pre-Demonstration Airplane & Emergency Equipment Inspection.

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 5

           

6.         Conduct pre-demonstration meeting with certificate holder

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5          

7.         Perform pre-demonstration briefings

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

 

            7.1        Evaluate certificate holder's briefing of participating crewmembers

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

 

            7.2        Evaluate certificate holder's briefing of passengers

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

                        K;        AC 25.803-1 (as amended)

 

            7.3        Conduct FAA team briefing

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

 

8.         Conduct and evaluate emergency evacuation demonstration

                        K:         14 CFR Part 121

                        K:         14 CFR Part 125

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 2, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 25.803-1 (as amended)

 

9.                                    Conduct ditching demonstration, if necessary and evaluate.

                        K:         14 CFR Part 121

                        K:         14 CFR Part 125

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 2, Sec. 3 and Sec. 5

                        K:         AC 25.803-1 (as amended)

                       

10.        Conduct a post-demonstration meeting

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 1, Sec. 5 and Sec. 6  

 

11.        Document results of emergency evacuation demonstration and amend operations specifications

 

            11.1      Advise certificate holder of results of demonstration

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 2 and Sec. 5

 

            11.2      Complete emergency evacuation demonstration report

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 5 and Sec. 8  

 

            11.3      Distribute results of emergency evacuation demonstration

                        K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 30, Sec. 2, Sec. 5 and Sec. 8  

 

12.        Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51