Task:

M1.3.9 Conduct an Investigation of a Parachute Jumping Incident

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Function:      1.0 Investigations

Duty:             1.3 Investigation of Incidents

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes Task #1.3.9

 

Difficulty:          2

Importance:      3

Frequency:        1

Criticality:   Y

Time:

Job Aid:        N

PTRS Tracking

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Legal References:

49 U.S.C. § 40113      Administrative

49 U.S.C. § 44701      General Requirements

49 U.S.C. § 44709      Amendments, Modifications, Suspensions, and Revocations of Certificates

49 U.S.C. § 46301      Civil Penalties

Purpose:

To conduct an investigation of a parachute jumping incident.

Significant Interfaces:

Airman

Certificate Holder

Flight Standards District Office

Office of Accident Investigation and Prevention (AVP-1)

Air Traffic Facility

Appropriate Operations Center

Airport Operating Authority

National Transportation Safety Board

Local Law Enforcement

Procedural Guidance (current editions):

14 CFR Part 105         Parachute Jumping

Order 1380.51             Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

Order 2150.3               FAA Compliance and Enforcement Program

Order 8020.11             Aircraft Accident and Incident Notification, Investigation, and Reporting

Order 8900.1               Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS)

NOTE: Ensure you have the most current information. The Flight Standards Information Management System (FSIMS) may be used to obtain current guidance.

Job Task Performance Steps and Knowledge:

1           Receive initial notification of parachute jumping incident.

K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 6

             Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

1.1.       Open PTRS record.
K:         Order 1380.51
Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

2           Conduct incident investigation.

K:         Order 8020.11, Chaps. 1 and 6

             Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

2.1.       Determine method of investigation.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2
2.2.       Organize incident investigation.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

3           Review air traffic facility reports and other related information.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

4           If on-site investigation is not necessary, initiate a telephone investigation.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

4.1         If on-site investigation is necessary, prepare for on-site investigation.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

5           If reported incident is an aircraft accident, conduct an aircraft accident investigation.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 1

             Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

6           Analyze results of incident investigation.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

7           Document incident investigation.

7.1.       Complete and distribute FAA Form 8020-23, FAA Accident/Incident Report.
K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 6
Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

8           Determine if an enforcement investigation is required.

K:         14 CFR Part 105

             Order 2150.3, Chap. 4

             Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

8.1.       Complete Enforcement Investigation Report.
K:         Order 2150.3, Chap. 9

9           Evaluate the need for a Safety Recommendation Report.

K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 5

10         Document task.

K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2

10.1.     File all supporting paperwork in operator/certificate holder’s office file, as applicable.
K:         Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2
10.2.     Close PTRS record.
K:         Order 1380.51
Order 8900.1, Vol. 7, Chap. 1, Sec. 2