Task:

O3.4.16 Evaluate Airports Used by Pilot Schools or Provisional Pilot Schools under 14 CFR 141.38

Function:

Duty:

3.0 Certification

3.4 Air Agency Certification

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

3

1

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1368

1369

1371

 

 

 

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F

A

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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 44707 Examining and Rating Air Agencies

 

Purpose :

To evaluate airports used by a pilot school or a provisional pilot school to determine that they meet the regulatory requirements

 

Significant Interfaces :

Air Agency Applicant

Principal Operations Inspector (POI)

Flight Standards District Office (FSDO)

Aircraft's Flight Manual

 

Procedural Guidance :

14 CFR Part 141, Pilot Schools

Order 1380.51, Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem (PTRS)

Order 8900.1, Flight standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

AC 141-1 (as amended), Pilot School Certification

Airport Facility Directory

Aircraft 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

 

 

 


1. Receive request from applicant to verify airport use

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

 

2. Open PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51

 

3. Evaluate airport(s) used by pilot school or provisional pilot school

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

 

3.1 Determine that the pilot/provisional pilot school has continuous use of airport

K: 14 CFR 141.38

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: AC 141-1 (as amended)

 

3.2 Determine each airport used for airplanes and gliders has at least one runway that allows training aircraft to make normal takeoffs or landings at full gross weight

K: 14 CFR 141.38

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: AC 141-1 (as amended)

K: Airport Facility Directory

K: Aircraft Flight Manual

 

3.3 Determine each airport has a wind direction indicator

K: 14 CFR 141.38

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: AC 141-1 (as amended)

3.4 Determine each airport has a traffic direction indicator

K: 14 CFR 141.38

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: AC 141-1 (as amended)

 

3.5 Determine each airport used for night training has permanent runway lights

K: 14 CFR 141.38

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: AC 141-1 (as amended)

 

4. Determine and document results of evaluation

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2, Fig. 3-147

 

4.1 Unsatisfactory evaluation

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2, Fig. 3-147

 

4.1.1 Enter information into flight standards district office file

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

 

4.1.2 Close PTRS record if results were not satisfactory

K: Order 1380.51

 

4.2 Satisfactory evaluation

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

4.2.1 Enter information into FSDO file

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

 

4.2.2 Enter information into job aid

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

 

4.2.3 Enter appropriate information into Vital Information Subsystem (VIS) air agency job aid

K: Order 8900.1, Vol. 3, Chap. 53, Sec. 2

 

5. Close PTRS record

K: Order 1380.51