Task:     

O1.1.1   Investigate a Non-Delegated Accident

Function: 

Duty:     

1.0   Investigations

1.1   Investigation of Accidents

Previous Task Analysis:

1995 Hughes and Allen Corporation

 

Difficulty:

Importance:

Frequency:

3

4

4

Criticality:

Time:

Job Aid:

Y

 

Y

PTRS Tracking

Specialty

1702

1703

1761

 

 

 

S

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

P

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Legal References :

49 USC 40104       Promotion of Civil Aeronautics and Safety of Air Commerce

49 USC 40113       Administrative

49 USC 1113         Administrative (NTSB)

49 USC 1132         Civil Aircraft Accident Investigations (NTSB)

 

Purpose :

To conduct a non-delegated accident investigation and determine Federal Aviation Administration responsibilities and provide pertinent information to National Transportation Board

 

Significant Interfaces :

Air Traffic Control Field Facility/Air Traffic Division

Operator

Flight Inspection Field Office

National Transportation Safety Board

Regional Flight Standards Division

Regional Control Center

Manufacturer's Representatives

Flight Service Station

National Weather Service

Local Law Enforcement

Airport Authority

 

Procedural Guidance :

Order 1200.23,              Public Availability of Information

Order 1380.51,              Program Tracking and Reporting Subsystem

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

NTSB Form 6120-2,      Pilot/Operator Aircraft Accident Report

NTSB Form 6120-3,      Accident File Content

NTSB Form 6120-4,      Factual Report Aviation Accident/Incident

NTSB Form 6120-4B,    Cockpit Documentation, Single and Twin Reciprocating Engine and Unpowered Aircraft

NTSB Form 6120-4C,    Wreckage Documentation, Multi (3 or more) Reciprocating Engine and Turbine Powered

NTSB Form 6120-4D,   Cockpit Documentation, Multi (3 or more) Reciprocating Engine and Turbine Powered

NTSB Form 6120-4E,    Second Pilot Information

NTSB Form 6120-4F,    Pilot/Second Pilot Training and Proficiency

NTSB Form 6120-4G,    Rotocraft

NTSB Form 6120-4H,   Aerial Application

NTSB Form 6120-4I,     Crash Kinematics

NTSB Form 6120-4J,     Water Contact/Ditching

NTSB Form 6120-4K,   Occupant, Survival and Injury Information

NTSB Form 6120-4L,    Seats, Restraint System and Fuselage Deformation

NTSB Form 6120-4M,   Search/Rescue/Firefighting/Medical Treatment

NTSB Form 6120-4N,   Fire/Explosion

NTSB Form 6120-4O,   Inflight Collision

NTSB Form 6120-4P,    Air Traffic Control

NTSB Form 6120-4Q,   Airport/Airstrip

NTSB Form 6120-4R,    Meteorology

NTSB Form 6120-4S,    Aircraft Occupant and Injured Ground Personnel

NTSB Form 6120-4T,    Flight Data Recorder (FDR)/Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR)

NTSB Form 6120-4U,   Crew Information FAR 121, 125, 127, 135, Operations

NTSB Form 6120-9,      Passenger Statement

NTSB Form 6120-11,    Statement of Witness

NTSB Form 6120-13,    Autopsy Authorization

NTSB Form 6120-15,    Release of Aircraft Wreckage and Receipt of Aircraft Parts

NTSB Form 6120-18,    Part TAG

NTSB Form 6120-19A,  Preliminary Report Aviation

NTSB Form 6120-20,    Request for Flight Recorder Readout

FAA Form 8000-36,      PTRS Transmittal Form

FAA Form 8020-2,        Aircraft/Parts Identification and Release TAG

FAA Form 8020-9,        Aircraft Accident/Incident Preliminary Notice

FAA Form 8020-10,      Aircraft Accident Data Transmittal

FAA Form 8020-16,      FAA Accident Investigation Record

FAA Form 8025-1,        Aviation Medical Examiner's Aircraft Accident Report

FAA Form 8025-2,        Aircraft Accident Medical Information

 

           


1.         Receive notification of a non-delegated accident investigation      

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

 

2.         Open PTRS Record

                        K:         Order 1380.51

 

3.         Organize non-delegated accident investigation plan

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

 

4.         Perform on-site preliminary investigation

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

            4.1        If accident site is unsafe, contact appropriate authorities for assistance

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

 

            4.2        Accident site made safe for entry or wreckage relocated

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

 

5.         Perform wreckage investigation

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

 

6.         Conclude field phase of the investigation

                        K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 5, Sec. 3

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

 

7.         If any of the 9 FAA responsibilities are involved, initiate the appropriate action

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

                        K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 1

 

8.         Receive accident reports from NTSB

 

8.1        Review report preferably by Inspectors In Charge IIC

K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 5, Sec. 3

 

            8.2        The reviewer will advise NTSB field office of any comments, additions or deletions

                        K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 5, Sec. 3

 

9.         Distribute accident investigation report

                        K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 5, Sec. 3

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

 

10.        File accident investigation report in office

                        K:         Order 8020.11, Chap. 5, Sec. 3

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

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

11.      Close PTRS record

                        K:         Order 1380.51