Unscoped DCT Report (Standard DCT)


MLF Label: 2.1.1 (OP) Training of Flight Crewmembers DCT Type: ED DCT Specialty: Operations Peer Group: A - Part 121 Air Operators DCT Revision: 30.0 on 12/29/20 (Released)
Summary Information

Purpose (Certificate Holder Responsibility): To train and qualify flight crewmembers.
Objective (FAA Responsibility): Determine if the CH will be able to; (1) Comply with regulations; (2) Train and qualify flight crewmembers.

The (OP) Training of Flight Crewmembers Element includes the following System(s) and Subsystem(s)

Questions Answers Comments
  2.1.1 (OP) Training of Flight Crewmembers
1   
Does the process design ensure the individual with responsibility provides both financial and human resources for the safety and quality performance of this element?


REFERENCES: 5.21, 5.23(a), 5.25(a), 5.25(b), 5.25(c)

Safety Attribute: Management Responsibility,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  2  3/8/2019 12:47:45 PM, 

QID:
 00051915, Response Details: Responsibility ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
2   
Is the person with authority clearly identifiable, qualified and knowledgeable to effectively plan, direct and control resources, change procedures and make key determinations including safety risk acceptance decisions for this element?


REFERENCES: 5.23(a), 5.23(b), 5.25(c)

Safety Attribute: Management Authority,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  2  3/8/2019 12:47:48 PM, 

QID:
 00051916, Response Details: Authority ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
3   
Do process measurement(s) exist to evaluate the performance of this element and implement corrective action if necessary?


REFERENCES: 5.71, 5.73, 5.75

Safety Attribute: Process Measurement,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  2  3/8/2019 12:47:48 PM, 

QID:
 00051917, Response Details: Process Measurement ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
4   
Do the procedures specify that the certificate holder has a training program that:

      #1 Satisfies the requirements of 14 CFR part 121 Subpart N, Appendix E, Appendix F;
      #2 Ensures each crewmember is adequately trained to perform his or her assigned duties;
      #3 Provides adequate ground and flight training facilities and properly qualified ground instructors for the training required by 14 CFR part 121 Subpart N;
      #4 Provides and keeps current with respect to each airplane type and, if applicable, the particular variations within that airplane type, appropriate training material, examinations, forms, instructions, and procedures for use in conducting the training and checks required by 14 CFR Part 121; and
      #5 Provides enough flight instructors and approved check airmen to conduct flight training and checks required by 14 CFR part 121?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 2, 121.401(a)

NOTE: The certificate holder must obtain FAA approval of the training program prior to its implementation.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  6  6/25/2020 9:59:28 AM, 

QID:
 00001443, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
5   
Do the procedures specify that recurrent training, flight checks, or competence checks are considered complete in the calendar month required if it is completed by the crewmember in the calendar month before or after the calendar month required?


REFERENCES: 121.401(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  2  2/27/2018 11:15:25 AM, 

QID:
 00001449, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
6   
Do the procedures specify that instructors and check airmen, as applicable, must certify in the crewmember's record the proficiency and knowledge of the crewmember upon completion of:

      #1 A particular ground training subject;
      #2 A segment of flight training;
      #3 A course of training; and
      #4 A flight check?

REFERENCES: 121.401(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  5  2/27/2018 11:15:25 AM, 

QID:
 00001450, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
7   
Do the procedures specify that the certificate holder has a written and current crewmember training program curriculum for each type of airplane to include ground and flight training required by 14 CFR part 121 Subpart N?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 1, 121.403

NOTE: Each curriculum must include: -A list of principal ground training subjects, including emergency training subjects that are provided; -A list of all the training devices mockups, systems trainers, procedures trainers, or other training aids that the certificate holder will use; -A list of all the training equipment approved under part 121.408 as well as other training aids that the certificate holder will use. -Detailed descriptions or pictorial displays of the approved normal, abnormal, and emergency maneuvers, procedures, and functions that will be performed during each flight training phase or flight check, indicating those maneuvers, procedures, and functions that are to be performed during the inflight portions of flight training and flight checks; -A list of FSTDs approved under 121.407, including approvals for particular maneuvers, procedures, or functions; -The programmed hours of training that will be applied to each phase of training; and -A copy of each statement issued by the Administrator under 121.405(d) for reduction of programmed hours of training.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:59:29 AM, 

QID:
 00001454, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
8   
Do the procedures specify that all flight crewmembers complete approved initial crew resource management training?


REFERENCES: AC-120-51, 121.404

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  2  2/27/2018 11:15:29 AM, 

QID:
 00001455, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
9   
Do the procedures specify that when utilizing an approved FFS course of training under part 121.409 as provided in 121.441, the course must:

      #1 Provide at least four hours of training at the pilot controls of an FFS as well as a proper briefing before and after the training;
      #2 Provide training in at least the procedures and maneuvers set forth in the certificate holder's approved low-altitude windshear flight training program if the certificate holder is required to comply with 121.358 low-altitude windshear system equipment requirements;
      #3 Provide training in at least the procedures and maneuvers set forth in 14 CFR part 121 Appendix F; or provide line-oriented flight training (LOFT); and
      #4 Be given by an instructor who meets the applicable requirements of 121.412?

REFERENCES: AC-120-35, 121.358, 121.409(a), 121.409(b), 121.409(d), 121.412, 121.441

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY")) AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) ,  Rev.  7  6/25/2020 9:59:26 AM, 

QID:
 00001456, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
10   
Do the procedures specify that the training program contains a basic indoctrination curriculum for newly hired crewmembers that includes:

      #1 40 programmed hours of instruction, unless reduced under 121.405 or specified in 121.401(d); and
      #2 Instruction in duties and responsibilities of crewmembers, appropriate provisions of FAR, contents of the operating certificate and OpSpecs, and appropriate portions of the operating manual?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 3, 121.401(d), 121.405, 121.415(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  3  2/27/2018 11:15:30 AM, 

QID:
 00001462, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
11   
Do the procedures specify that for operations in which a pilot or flight engineer substitutes for one required flight attendant during passenger boarding according to 121.394(a), the pilot or flight engineer must:

      #1 Be trained in all flight attendant passenger handling duties;
      #2 Meet the training requirements for flight attendant duties in evacuation management and commands; and
      #3 Meet the flight attendant frequency requirements for exit operations in normal and emergency mode on that aircraft?

REFERENCES: 121.394(a)

NOTE: The substitute pilot or flight engineer is not assigned to operate the flight for which that person is substituting for a required flight attendant.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( CREWMEMBERS = "PILOT OR FLIGHT ENGINEER SUBSTITUTED FOR FLIGHT ATTENDANT" ) ,  Rev.  2  5/21/2014 10:20:53 PM, 

QID:
 00001465, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
12   
Does the training program include, as appropriate to crewmember assignments, training in their roles and responsibilities in the certificate holder's passenger recovery plan?


REFERENCES: 121.415(a)

NOTE: This question only applies when the certificate holder is approved for ETOPS greater than 180 minutes or operations in the North Polar Area and South Polar Area.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND ((TYPE 119 OPERATION = "FLAG") OR (TYPE 119 OPERATION = "SUPPLEMENTAL")) AND ((FLT AUTHORIZATION = "ETOPS > 180 MINS") OR (OPSPEC = "B055"))) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((FLT AUTHORIZATION = "ETOPS > 180 MINS") OR (OPSPEC = "B055")) AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:58 PM, 

QID:
 00001469, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
13   
Do the procedures specify that the training program provides ground and flight training, instruction, and practice to ensure crewmembers are:

      #1 Adequately trained and currently proficient with respect to each airplane, crewmember position, and type of operation in which he or she serves; and
      #2 Qualified in new equipment, facilities, procedures, and techniques, including modifications to the airplanes?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 1, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 5, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 6, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 8, 121.415(h)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  6  6/25/2020 10:03:10 AM, 

QID:
 00001470, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
14   
Do the procedures specify that the emergency training curriculum provides the training required with respect to each airplane type, model, configuration, each required flight crewmember, and each kind of operation conducted as appropriate to each crewmember and the certificate holder including:

      #1 Instruction in emergency assignments and procedures, including coordination among crewmembers;
      #2 Individual instruction in the location, function, and operation of emergency equipment including equipment used in ditching and evacuation, portable fire extinguishers (with emphasis on type of extinguisher to be used on different classes of fires), and emergency exits in the emergency mode with the evacuation slide/raft pack attached (if applicable), with training emphasis on the operation of the exits under adverse conditions;
      #3 Instruction in the handling of emergency situations including rapid decompression, fire in flight or on the surface, and smoke control procedures with emphasis on electrical equipment and related circuit breakers found in cabin areas including all galleys, service centers, lifts, lavatories and movie screens, ditching and other evacuation, including the evacuation of persons and their attendants, if any, who may need the assistance of another person to move expeditiously to an exit in the event of an emergency, a hijacking, and other unusual situations;
      #4 Review and discussion of previous aircraft accidents and incidents pertaining to actual emergency situations;
      #5 For passenger carrying operations, instruction in emergency medical event procedures, including coordination among crewmembers;
      #6 For passenger carrying operations, instruction in the location, function, and intended operation of emergency medical equipment; and
      #7 For passenger carrying operations, instruction to familiarize crewmembers with the content of the emergency medical kit?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.415(a), 121.417(a), 121.417(b), 121.805(a), 121.805(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  2/27/2018 11:15:31 AM, 

QID:
 00001473, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
15   
Do the procedures specify that the emergency training curriculum ensures that crewmembers complete the following one-time drill requirements on each type of airplane in which he or she serves:

      #1 At least one approved PBE drill in which the crewmember combats an actual or simulated fire using at least one type of installed hand fire extinguisher or approved fire extinguisher that is appropriate for the type of actual fire or simulated fire to be fought while using the type of installed PBE required by 121.337 or approved PBE simulation device as defined by 121.417(d) for combating fires aboard airplanes;
      #2 At least one approved firefighting drill in which the crewmember combats an actual fire using at least one type of installed hand fire extinguisher or approved fire extinguisher that is appropriate for the type of fire to be fought, and this firefighting drill is not required if the crewmember performs the PBE drill of 121.417(c)(1) by combating an actual fire; and
      #3 An emergency evacuation drill with each person exiting the airplane or approved training device using at least one type of installed emergency evacuation slide, and the crewmember may either observe the airplane exits being opened in the emergency mode and the associated exit slide/raft pack being deployed and inflated, or perform the tasks resulting in the accomplishment of these actions?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.337, 121.415(a), 121.417(c), 121.417(d), 121.433(c)

NOTE: Training must be completed using items of installed emergency equipment for each type of airplane in which he or she is to serve. Alternate recurrent training required by 121.433(c) may be accomplished by approved pictorial presentation or demonstration.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  3  2/27/2018 11:15:20 AM, 

QID:
 00001481, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
16   
Do the procedures specify that the emergency training curriculum ensures that crewmembers perform the following additional emergency drill requirements and operate the following equipment for each type of airplane in which he or she serves once during initial training and once each 24 months during recurrent training:

      #1 Each type of emergency exit in the normal and emergency modes, including the actions and forces required in the deployment of the emergency evacuation slides;
      #2 Each type of installed hand fire extinguisher;
      #3 Each type of emergency oxygen system to include PBE;
      #4 Donning, use, and inflation of individual flotation means, if applicable; and
      #5 Ditching, if applicable, including but not limited to as appropriate Cockpit preparation and procedures, Crew coordination, Passenger briefing and cabin preparation, Donning and inflation of life preservers, Use of life-lines, and Boarding of passengers and crew into raft or a slide/raft pack?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.415(a), 121.417(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  3  2/27/2018 11:15:32 AM, 

QID:
 00001485, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
17   
Do the procedures specify that the emergency training curriculum ensures that crewmembers observe the following additional emergency drills for each type of airplane in which he or she serves once during initial training and once each 24 months during recurrent training:

      #1 Removal from the airplane (or training device) and inflation of each type of liferaft, if applicable;
      #2 Transfer of each type of slide/raft pack from one door to another;
      #3 Deployment, inflation, and detachment from the airplane (or training device) of each type of slide/raft pack; and
      #4 Emergency evacuation including the use of a slide?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.415(a), 121.417(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  3  2/27/2018 11:15:32 AM, 

QID:
 00001491, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
18   
Do the procedures specify that the emergency training curriculum for crewmembers who serve in operations above 25,000 feet include instruction in:

      #1 Respiration;
      #2 Hypoxia;
      #3 Duration of consciousness without supplemental oxygen at altitude;
      #4 Gas expansion;
      #5 Gas bubble formation; and
      #6 Physical phenomenon?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.415(a), 121.417(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (ALTITUDE LIMITATIONS = "ALT > FL250")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (ALTITUDE LIMITATIONS = "ALT > FL250") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  3  2/27/2018 11:15:33 AM, 

QID:
 00001496, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
19   
Do the procedures specify that the differences training curriculum applicable to crewmember duties and responsibilities include:

      #1 Instruction in each appropriate subject or part thereof required for initial ground training in the airplane unless the Administrator finds that particular subjects are not necessary;
      #2 Flight training in each appropriate maneuver or procedure required for initial flight training in the airplane unless the Administrator finds that particular maneuvers or procedures are not necessary; and
      #3 The number of programmed hours of ground and flight training determined by the Administrator to be necessary for the airplane, the operation, and the crewmember involved?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 9, 121.415(d), 121.418(a)

NOTE: Differences training for all variations of a particular type airplane may be included in initial, transition, conversion, upgrade, and recurrent training for the airplane.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "DIFFERENCES TRAINING")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:59:32 AM, 

QID:
 00001503, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
20   
Do the procedures require that the initial, conversion, and upgrade ground training for pilots, and the initial and transition ground training for flight engineers includes the following general subjects as applicable:

      #1 The certificate holder’s dispatch or flight release procedures;
      #2 Principles and methods for determining weight and balance, and runway limitations for takeoff and landing;
      #3 Enough meteorology to ensure a practical knowledge of weather phenomena, including the principles of frontal systems, icing, fog, thunderstorms, and high altitude weather situations;
      #4 ATC systems, procedures, and phraseology;
      #5 Navigation and the use of navigation aids, including instrument approach procedures;
      #6 Normal and emergency communication procedures;
      #7 Visual cues prior to and during descent below DA/DH or MDA;
      #8 Approved crew resource management initial training; and
      #9 Other instructions as necessary to ensure his or her competence?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 5, 121.415(a), 121.415(e), 121.415(f), 121.415(g), 121.419(a), 121.419(g)

NOTE:  This question does not apply to initial and conversion training for pilots who have completed the airline transport pilot certification training program in 14 CFR part 61.156. Particular subjects, or parts thereof specified in 121.419 for transition, conversion, or upgrade training, as applicable, may be omitted, or the programmed hours of ground instruction may be reduced, as provided in 121.405. Beginning April 27, 2022, upgrade ground training must meet the requirements of 121.420 instead of 121.419 . This question does not apply to upgrade ground training after April 27, 2022.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  7  9/28/2020 12:43:10 PM, 

QID:
 00001507, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
21   
Do the procedures require that the initial, transition, conversion, and upgrade aircraft ground training curriculum includes the following aircraft specific subjects for crewmembers, as applicable:

      #1 A general description;
      #2 Performance characteristics and operating limitations;
      #3 Engines and propellers;
      #4 Major components and major airplane systems, other systems as appropriate, principles of normal, abnormal, and emergency operations, and appropriate procedures and limitations;
      #5 Procedures for recognizing and avoiding severe weather situations, escaping from severe weather situations in case of inadvertent encounters including low-altitude windshear, and operating in or near thunderstorms (including best penetrating altitudes), turbulent air (including clear air turbulence), icing, hail, and other potentially hazardous meteorological conditions;
      #6 Fuel consumption, cruise control, and flight planning;
      #7 Each normal and emergency procedure;
      #8 For pilots, stall prevention and recovery in clean configuration, takeoff and maneuvering configuration, and landing configuration;
      #9 For pilots, upset prevention and recovery; and
      #10 The approved Airplane Flight Manual?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 5, AC-120-109, 121.415(a), 121.415(e), 121.415(f), 121.415(g), 121.419(a), AC-120-111, 121.419(g)

NOTE:  Particular subjects, or parts thereof specified in 121.419 for transition, conversion, or upgrade training, as applicable, may be omitted or the programmed hours of ground instruction may be reduced as provided in 121.405. Beginning April 27, 2022, upgrade ground training must meet the requirements of 121.420 instead of 121.419. This question does not apply to upgrade ground training after April 27, 2022.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  7  9/28/2020 12:43:11 PM, 

QID:
 00001517, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
22   
Does the initial ground training curriculum for flight engineers specify the following programmed hours of instruction in the required subjects unless reduced under 121.405:

      #1 For Group I airplanes, 64 hours for reciprocating powered airplanes and 80 hours for turbopropeller powered airplanes; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 120 hours?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 5, 121.419(c), 121.405, 121.415(a), 121.419(a)

NOTE: Required subjects are specified in 121.415(a) and 121.419(a).

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (CREWMEMBERS = "FLIGHT ENGINEERS") ,  Rev.  5  3/19/2020 11:24:39 AM, 

QID:
 00001526, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
23   
Do the procedures specify that the initial, transition, conversion, and upgrade flight training curriculum for pilots includes flight training and practice in maneuvers and procedures as established in:

      #1 The certificate holder's approved low-altitude windshear flight training program;
      #2 14 CFR part 121 Appendix E; and
      #3 Extended envelope training set forth in 121.423?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 6, 121.415(b), 121.415(e), 121.415(f), 121.424(a), 121.424(b), 121.424(c), 121.424(g)

NOTE:  Initial training may include Initial New Hire training and Initial Equipment training as outlined in 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 6. Beginning April 27, 2022, upgrade flight training must meet the requirements of 121.426 instead of 121.424. This question does not apply to upgrade flight training after April 27, 2022.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  6  9/28/2020 12:43:11 PM, 

QID:
 00001540, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
24   
Do the procedures specify that if the certificate holder's approved training program includes an approved FFS course of training under 121.409(c), that each pilot must successfully complete the following as applicable:

      #1 Training and practice in the FFS in at least all of the maneuvers and procedures set forth in 14 CFR Part 121 Appendix E for initial flight training that are capable of being performed in an FFS;
      #2 A proficiency check in the FFS or the airplane to the level of proficiency of a PIC or SIC, as applicable, in at least the maneuvers and procedures set forth 14 CFR Part 121 Appendix F that are capable of being performed in an FFS; and
      #3 Training and practice in at least the maneuvers and procedures set forth in the certificate holder's approved low-altitude windshear flight training program that are capable of being performed in an FFS in which the maneuvers and procedures are specifically authorized?

REFERENCES: 121.424(e), 121.409(c), 121.409(d), 121.415(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:59:38 AM, 

QID:
 00001543, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
25   
Does the initial flight training curriculum for pilots specify (unless reduced under 121.405) at least the following number of programmed hours of inflight training and practice:

      #1 For Group I reciprocating powered airplanes, 10 hours for the PIC and 6 hours for the SIC, and for Group I turbopropeller powered airplanes, 15 hours for the PIC and 7 hours for the SIC; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 20 hours for the PIC and 10 hours for the SIC?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 6, 121.405, 121.415(b), 121.415(g), 121.424(d)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  6  6/25/2020 10:03:57 AM, 

QID:
 00001547, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
26   
Do the procedures specify that the initial new-hire, initial equipment, or transition flight training curriculum for flight engineers includes:

      #1 Training and practice in procedures related to the carrying out of flight engineer duties and functions which may be accomplished either inflight or in an FSTD; and
      #2 A flight check that includes preflight inspection, inflight performance of assigned duties accomplished from the flight engineer station during taxi, runup, takeoff, climb, cruise, descent, approach, and landing, accomplishment of other functions such as fuel management and preparation of fuel consumption records, and normal and emergency or alternate operation of all airplane flight systems performed either inflight or in an FSTD?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 6, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 7, 121.415(b), 121.415(g), 121.425(a), 121.425(b), 121.425(d)

NOTE: Flight engineers possessing a commercial pilot certificate with an instrument, category, and class rating, or pilots already qualified as SIC and reverting to flight engineer, may complete the entire flight check in an approved FFS. Particular maneuvers, procedures, or parts thereof specified in 121.425 for transition training, as applicable, may be omitted, or the programmed hours of inflight training may be reduced, as provided in 121.405.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( CREWMEMBERS = "FLIGHT ENGINEERS" ) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:58:51 AM, 

QID:
 00001550, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
27   
Do the procedures specify that the initial flight training for flight engineers require at least the following number of programmed hours (unless reduced under 121.405):

      #1 For Group I airplanes, 6 hours for reciprocating powered airplanes and 7 hours for turbopropeller powered airplanes; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 10 hours?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 6, 121.405, 121.415(b), 121.424(d), 121.425(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( CREWMEMBERS = "FLIGHT ENGINEERS" ) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:58:51 AM, 

QID:
 00001553, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
28   
Do the procedures specify that the recurrent training program ensures that each crewmember is adequately trained and currently proficient with respect to the type airplane (including differences training and/or related aircraft differences training, if applicable) and crewmember position involved?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 10, 121.418(c), 121.415(c), 121.427(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:59:38 AM, 

QID:
 00001557, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
29   
Do the procedures specify that the recurrent ground training curriculum for crewmembers includes:

      #1 Duties and responsibilities of crewmembers;
      #2 Appropriate provisions of FAR;
      #3 Contents of the operating certificate and OpSpecs;
      #4 Appropriate portions of the operating manual;
      #5 Subjects as listed in 121.419(a) or (b), as applicable;
      #6 CRM training (this training or portions thereof may be accomplished during an approved FFS LOFT session);
      #7 Training for crewmembers in their roles and responsibilities in the certificate holder's passenger recovery plan, if applicable;
      #8 A quiz or other review to determine crewmember proficiency of knowledge relative to the airplane and position involved; and
      #9 Emergency Training as specified in 121.417?

REFERENCES: 121.427(b), AC-120-111, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 10, AC-120-109, 121.415(a), 121.415(c), 121.417, 121.419(a), 121.419(b)

NOTE: Each Training program must be evaluated as appropriate to the particular assignment of the crewmember.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  6  6/25/2020 9:59:40 AM, 

QID:
 00001558, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
30   
Does the recurrent ground training curriculum for flight engineers specify (unless reduced under 121.405) at least the following number of programmed hours:

      #1 For Group I airplanes, 16 hours for reciprocating powered airplanes and 20 hours for turbopropeller powered airplanes; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 25 hours?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 10, 121.405, 121.415(c), 121.427(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (CREWMEMBERS = "FLIGHT ENGINEERS") ,  Rev.  4  3/19/2020 11:24:39 AM, 

QID:
 00001567, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
31   
Do the procedures specify that the recurrent flight training curriculum for pilots includes flight training:

      #1 Utilizing an approved FFS in maneuvers and procedures that are specified in the certificate holder's approved low altitude windshear flight training program;
      #2 In maneuvers and procedures required in 14 CFR part 121 Appendix F or a program approved by the Administrator or proficiency check as provided in 121.441; and
      #3 Extended envelope training as required by 121.423?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 10, 121.427(e), 121.415(c), 121.433(c), 121.433(e), 121.441

NOTE: The number of programmed flight hours is not specified. Satisfactory completion of a proficiency check may be substituted for portions of recurrent flight training as permitted in 121.433(c)(2). As specified in 121.433(e), a proficiency check may not be substituted for low altitude windshear training or extended envelope training.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  6/25/2020 9:59:27 AM, 

QID:
 00001573, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
32   
Do the procedures specify that the recurrent flight training curriculum for flight engineers includes:

      #1 Training and practice in procedures related to the carrying out of flight engineer duties and functions (this training and practice may be accomplished either inflight or in an FSTD); and
      #2 A flight check that includes a preflight inspection, an inflight performance of assigned duties accomplished from the flight engineer station during taxi, runup, takeoff, climb, cruise, descent, approach, and landing, an accomplishment of other functions such as fuel management and preparation of fuel consumption records, and normal and emergency or alternate operation of all airplane flight systems performed either inflight or in an FSTD?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 10, 121.427(e), 121.415(c), 121.425(a)

NOTE: The number of programmed flight hours is not specified. The flight check, other than the preflight inspection, may be conducted in an FSTD. The preflight inspection may be conducted in an airplane or by using an approved pictorial means that realistically portrays the location and detail or preflight inspection items and provides for the portrayal of abnormal conditions. Satisfactory completion of an approved line-oriented flight training may be substituted for the flight check.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( CREWMEMBERS = "FLIGHT ENGINEERS" ) ,  Rev.  3  6/25/2020 9:58:20 AM, 

QID:
 00001576, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
33   
Do the procedures specify that flight crewmember training include instructions and information on:

      #1 Approved training for parabolic flight operations; and
      #2 Maneuvers and procedures used in parabolic flight?

REFERENCES: A362

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "A362" ) ,  Rev.  2  5/21/2014 10:22:13 PM, 

QID:
 00001582, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
34   
Do the procedures specify that the certificate holder must comply with:

      #1 Emergency medical equipment requirements; and
      #2 Crewmember training for inflight medical events?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.803, 121.805

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( FLT OPERATION CONFIGURATION = "PASSENGER" ) ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:58 PM, 

QID:
 00001585, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
35   
Do the procedures specify training for IFR navigation using GPS/WAAS RNAV Systems?


REFERENCES: B030

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "B030" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001588, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
36   
Do the procedures specify training for Class I navigation in the U.S. Class A airspace using area or long-range navigation systems?


REFERENCES: B035

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "B035" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001589, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
37   
Do the procedures specify training for operations in areas of magnetic unreliability?


REFERENCES: B040

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "B040" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001590, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
38   
Do the procedures specify training for VFR station-referenced Class I or Class II navigation?


REFERENCES: B051

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "B051" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001591, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
39   
Do the procedures specify training for flight control guidance systems for automatic landings in other than Category II and III operations?


REFERENCES: C061

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "C061" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001592, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
40   
Do the procedures specify training for manually flown flight control guidance systems for landing operations other than Category II and III operations?


REFERENCES: C062

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "C062" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001593, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
41   
Do the procedures specify training for RNAV departure procedures, RNAV routes, and standard terminal arrivals?


REFERENCES: C063

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "C063" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001594, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
42   
Do the procedures specify training for engine-out departure procedures with approved 10-minute takeoff thrust time limits?


REFERENCES: C072

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "C072" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001595, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
43   
Do the procedures specify training for contact approaches?


REFERENCES: C076

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "C076" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001596, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
44   
Does the training program include training for 14 CFR part 97 NDB, NDB/DME, VOR, and VOR/DME instrument approach procedures using substitute means of navigation?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 5, C085

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (OPSPEC = "C085") ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 9:58:04 AM, 

QID:
 00001597, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
45   
Do the procedures specify training for RNP Special Aircraft and Aircrew Authorization Required operations?


REFERENCES: C384

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( OPSPEC = "C384" ) ,  Rev.  1  5/14/2014 10:51:14 AM, 

QID:
 00001598, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
46   
Do the procedures specify the following certificate holder requirements in FAA Order 8000.88, as specified in AC 120-68, PRIA:

      #1 General informational requirements;
      #2 PRIA requirements; and
      #3 Drug and alcohol testing requirements?

REFERENCES: AC-120-68, 8000.88 Ch 1, 8000.88 Ch 2, 8000.88 Ch 3

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:57 PM, 

QID:
 00001599, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
47   
Does the certificate holder's training program require that each FSTD used to satisfy a training requirement in an approved training program:

      #1 Maintain its performance, function, and other characteristics as required for qualification in accordance with 14 CFR part 60;
      #2 Be modified in accordance with 14 CFR part 60 to conform with any modification to the airplane being simulated that results in changes to performance, function, or other characteristics required for qualification;
      #3 Undergo a daily functional preflight check before being used; and
      #4 Have a daily discrepancy log kept with each discrepancy entered by the appropriate instructor or check airman at the end of each training or check flight?

REFERENCES: 121.407(a), 60.20, 60.25

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (AQP = "PILOT")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") AND (AQP = "PILOT")) ,  Rev.  5  12/29/2020 1:23:51 PM, 

QID:
 00002014, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
48   
Does the certificate holder specify a training program curriculum for each make, model, series or variant of aircraft for the following personnel:

      #1 All crewmember positions; and
      #2 Other operations personnel?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.403(a), 121.903(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (AQP = "PILOT")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:52 PM, 

QID:
 00002019, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
49   
Does the AQP specify that:

      #1 The certificate holder must comply with the requirements of the approved AQP and 14 CFR Part 121 Subpart Y;
      #2 The applicable requirements of Parts 61, 63, 65, 121, or 135 that are not specifically addressed continue to apply to the certificate holder and individuals being trained and qualified;
      #3 The certificate holder may not use any person nor may any person serve in any duty position as a required flight crewmember unless he/she has satisfactorily accomplished the required training and evaluation of proficiency required by the AQP for the type aircraft and duty position; and
      #4 The required training or evaluation completed in the calendar months before or after the calendar month in which it is due is considered to be completed in the calendar month it was due?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 21 Sec 4, A034, 121.903(b), 121.903(c), 121.903(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:53 PM, 

QID:
 00002022, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
50   
Does the AQP include separate curriculums for indoctrination, qualification, and/or continuing qualification, including upgrade, transition, and requalification?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.909(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:47 PM, 

QID:
 00002026, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
51   
Does the AQP qualification and/or continuing qualification curriculums integrate the training and evaluation of CRM and technical skills and knowledge?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 21 Sec 5, A034, 121.909(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL" OR "QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:50 PM, 

QID:
 00002027, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
52   
Does the application for approval of an indoctrination, qualification, continuing qualification AQP, and/or derivatives curriculum include the following:

      #1 Initial application for AQP;
      #2 Initial job task listing;
      #3 Instructional systems development methodology;
      #4 Qualification standards document;
      #5 Curriculum outline; and
      #6 Implementation and operations plan?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.909(b)

NOTE: This methodology must incorporate a thorough analysis of the certificate holder's operations, aircraft, line environment and job functions.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:49 PM, 

QID:
 00002028, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
53   
As applicable, does the certificate holder’s Qualification Standards Document specify the requirements replaced in their AQP curriculum for parts 61, 63,121, or 135 and provides an equivalent level of safety for each requirement being replaced?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.909(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:53 PM, 

QID:
 00002036, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
54   
Does the AQP indoctrination curriculum for newly hired persons include:

      #1 Certificate holder policies and practices; and
      #2 General operational knowledge?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.911(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "INDOC") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:53 PM, 

QID:
 00002037, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
55   
Does the AQP indoctrination curriculum for new flight crewmembers include general aeronautical knowledge appropriate to the duty position?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.911(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "INDOC") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:50 PM, 

QID:
 00002041, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
56   
Does the AQP qualification curriculum contain planned hours of:

      #1 Training;
      #2 Evaluation; and
      #3 Supervised operating experience?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.913(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:49 PM, 

QID:
 00002050, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
57   
Does the AQP qualification curriculum for flight crewmembers and other operations personnel contain:

      #1 Training, evaluation, and certification activities that are aircraft-and equipment-specific to qualify a person for a particular duty position on, or duties related to the operation of, a specific make, model, series, or variant aircraft;
      #2 A List of and text describing the knowledge requirements, subject materials, job skills, and qualification standards of each proficiency objective to be trained and evaluated; and
      #3 The requirements that add to or replace those in 14 CFR parts 61, 63, 135, or 121 (including applicable practical test requirements)?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.913(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:53 PM, 

QID:
 00002054, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
58   
Does the AQP qualification curriculum for flight crewmembers and other operations personnel contain a list of and text describing:

      #1 Operating experience
      #2 Evaluation and remediation strategies;
      #3 Provisions for special tracking; and
      #4 How recency of experience requirements will be accomplished?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.913(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:54 PM, 

QID:
 00002058, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
59   
Does the AQP continuing qualification curriculum ensure that during each cycle, each person receives training and evaluation on all events and subjects necessary to ensure proficiency in the knowledge, technical skills, and cognitive skills required for initial qualification?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:54 PM, 

QID:
 00002069, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
60   
Does the AQP ensure that during each continuing qualification evaluation period, each person receives:

      #1 Ground and flight training, as appropriate; and
      #2 An evaluation of proficiency?

REFERENCES: A034, AC-120-54A, 121.915(a)

NOTE: Initially the continuing qualification cycle is comprosed of two or more evaluation periods of equal duration. The number and frequency of training sessions must be approved by the FAA.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:54 PM, 

QID:
 00002070, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
61   
Does the continuing qualification for pilots in command, seconds in command, and flight engineers (if applicable) include a First Look in accordance with the approved program documentation?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:54 PM, 

QID:
 00002073, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
62   
Does the flight crewmember continuing qualification include ground training on the following:

      #1 A general review of knowledge and skills covered in qualification training;
      #2 Updated information on newly developed procedures; and
      #3 Safety information?

REFERENCES: A034, AC-120-54A, 121.915(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:55 PM, 

QID:
 00002074, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
63   
Does the continuing qualification include proficiency training on in an aircraft, flight training device, flight simulator, or other equipment, as appropriate, on normal, abnormal, and emergency flight procedures and maneuvers?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:55 PM, 

QID:
 00002077, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
64   
Does the continuing qualification curriculum for operational personnel who do not have inflight duties, include the following:

      #1 Ground training with a general review of knowledge and skills covered in qualification training;
      #2 Updated information on newly developed procedures;
      #3 Safety related information; and
      #4 A line observation program?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:51 PM, 

QID:
 00002082, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
65   
Does the continuing qualification curriculum provide evaluation of performance including:

      #1 Proficiency evaluations for flight crewmembers in accordance with 14 CFR part 121.915(b)(1); and
      #2 Line checks or no-notice line checks for pilots in command in accordance with 14 CFR part 121.915(b)(2)?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(b)

NOTE: The evaluation of performance must be conducted on a sample of those events and major subjects identified as diagnostic of competence, and approved for that purpose by the FAA.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:55 PM, 

QID:
 00002086, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
66   
Does the AQP continuing qualification cycle not exceed 24 calendar months (initially) and include two or more evaluation periods of equal duration?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(d)

NOTE: After the initial 24 month continuing qualification cycle, the FAA may approve an extension of the continuing qualification cycle to a maximum of 36 months in duration upon certificate holder demonstration that an extension is warranted.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:56 PM, 

QID:
 00002096, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
67   
Does the AQP continuing qualification curriculum include a curriculum segment that covers the requirements for re-qualifying a flight crewmember or other operations personnel who has not maintained continuing qualification?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.915(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:49 PM, 

QID:
 00002098, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
68   
Does the qualification and/or continuing qualification curriculum include integrated Crew Resource Management ground and flight training applicable to each position?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 21 Sec 5, A034, 121.917(a)

NOTE: This is in addition to 121.913 and 121.915 requirements.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL" OR "QUAL") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:56 PM, 

QID:
 00002099, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
69   
Does the qualification and/or continuing qualification curriculum include data collection and analysis processes that will ensure the certificate holder provides performance information on its crewmembers and other operations personnel that will enable the certificate holder and the FAA to determine whether the form and content of training and evaluation activities are satisfactorily accomplishing the overall objectives of the curriculum?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.917(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL" OR "QUAL") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:56 PM, 

QID:
 00002103, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
70   
Does the AQP include that in order for a person to receive a commercial or airline transport pilot or flight engineer (as applicable) certificate, or appropriate rating based on successful completion or training and evaluation of events, the following must be met:

      #1 Training and evaluation of required knowledge and skills under the AQP must meet the minimum certification and rating criteria established by the FAA in parts 61 or 63, or approved alternatives which represent an equivalent or better measure of crewmember competence, operational proficiency, and safety.
      #2 The applicant satisfactorily completes the appropriate qualification curriculum;
      #3 The applicant must demonstrate competence in required technical knowledge and skills and crew resource management knowledge and skills in scenarios that test both types of knowledge and skills together;
      #4 The applicant is otherwise eligible under the applicable requirements of 14 CFR part 61 or 63; and
      #5 The applicant has been trained o proficiency on the certificate holder's approved AQP Qualification Standards as witnessed by an instructor, check airman, or APD and has passed an LOE administered by an APD or the FAA?

REFERENCES: AC-120-54, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 21 Sec 5, A034, 121.919(a), 121.919(b), 121.919(c), 121.919(d), 121.919(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  3  12/29/2020 1:23:57 PM, 

QID:
 00002104, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
71   
Does the AQP require the certificate holder to establish and maintain records in sufficient detail to demonstrate compliance with all requirements of the AQP and 14 CFR Part 121 Subpart Y?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.925

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  2  12/29/2020 1:23:50 PM, 

QID:
 00002125, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
72   
Do the procedures specify the fatigue education and awareness training program must be designed to increase awareness of:

      #1 Fatigue;
      #2 The effects of fatigue on crewmembers; and
      #3 Fatigue countermeasures?

REFERENCES: 117.9(b)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (OPSPEC = "A319") ,  Rev.  3  9/28/2020 12:43:09 PM, 

QID:
 00030015, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
73   
Does the certificate holder's training program include appropriate flightcrew training on the use of, and applicable maintenance procedures for, Electronic Flight Bags (EFB)?


REFERENCES: A061

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (OPSPEC = "A061") ,  Rev.  2  3/14/2017 1:46:29 PM, 

QID:
 00048517, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
74   
Do the procedures specify that the approved related aircraft differences training, if applicable, includes:

      #1 Each appropriate subject required for the ground training for the related aircraft?
      #2 Each appropriate maneuver or procedure required for the flight training and crewmember emergency training for the related aircraft?
      #3 The number of programmed hours of ground training, flight training and crewmember emergency training necessary?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 12, 121.418(b), 121.418(c), 121.400(c)

NOTE: Related aircraft differences training only applies to aircraft with different type certificates that have been designated as related by the Administrator for that certificate holder.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "RELATED AIRCRAFT DIFFERENCES TRAINING")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  5  6/25/2020 9:59:31 AM, 

QID:
 00048755, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
75   
Do the procedures specify that the initial and conversion ground training curriculum for pilots who have completed the airline transport pilot certification training program in 14 CFR 61.156 must include at least the following subjects, as applicable to their duties:

      #1 The certificate holder's dispatch or flight release procedures;
      #2 The certificate holder's method for determining weight and balance and runway limitations for takeoff and landing;
      #3 Meteorology hazards applicable to the certificate holder's areas of operation;
      #4 Approved departure, arrival, and approach procedures;
      #5 The certificate holder's normal and emergency communication procedures; and
      #6 The certificate holder's approved crew resource management training?

REFERENCES: 61.156, 121.415(a), 121.415(f), 121.419(b)

NOTE: This is in addition to the training required by 121.419(a)(2).

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND ((TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") OR (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY"))) ,  Rev.  4  9/28/2020 12:43:07 PM, 

QID:
 00049377, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
76   
Do the procedures specify training for special instrument and RNAV visual flight procedures as applicable?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 5, C081

NOTE: All FAA Form 8260-7B and 8260-10 training requirements must be met for all procedures.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (OPSPEC = "C081") ,  Rev.  1  10/19/2016 9:46:40 AM, 

QID:
 00050689, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
77   
Do the certificate holder's procedures include training on EFVS requirements, conditions, and limitations?


REFERENCES: C048, AC-90-106

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (OPSPEC = "C048") ,  Rev.  2  6/24/2019 9:38:26 AM, 

QID:
 00051144, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
78   
Do procedures exist in enough detail to meet the regulatory and guidance requirements for this element to produce the intended results?


Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  1  3/13/2018 11:30:19 AM, 

QID:
 00051912, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
79   
Do the procedures specify that the advanced simulation training program included a special LOFT program, consisting of at least a 4 hour course of training for each flightcrew, to facilitate the transition from the FFS to line flying?


REFERENCES: 121 Appendix H

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "ADVANCED SIMULATION")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:04 AM, 

QID:
 00052188, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
80   
Do the procedures specify that the LOFT program in an advanced simulation training program contain at least two representative flight segments of the certificate holder's route as follows:

      #1 One flight segment containing strictly normal operating procedures from push back at one airport to arrival at another; and
      #2 One flight segment containing training in appropriate abnormal and emergency flight operations?

REFERENCES: 121 Appendix H

NOTE: The LOFT must provide an opportunity for the pilot to demonstrate workload management and pilot monitoring skills.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "ADVANCED SIMULATION")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:06 AM, 

QID:
 00052190, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
81   
Do the procedures specify that an advanced simulation training program includes the certificate holder's initial, transition, conversion, upgrade, and recurrent FFS training programs and its procedures for re-establishing recency of experience in the FFS?


REFERENCES: 121 Appendix H

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "ADVANCED SIMULATION")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:06 AM, 

QID:
 00052199, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
82   
Do the procedures specify how the advanced simulation training program will integrate Level B, C, and D FFSs with other FSTDs to maximize the total training, checking, and certification functions?


REFERENCES: 121 Appendix H

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  ((FAR PART = "121") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "ADVANCED SIMULATION")) OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O") AND (TRAINING EQUIPMENT = "FLIGHT SIMULATORS")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:07 AM, 

QID:
 00052201, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
83   
Do the procedures specify that training equipment used in a 14 CFR part 121 training program, which functionally replicates aircraft equipment and the crewmember duty or procedure, must be approved by the Administrator?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.408(a), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 7

NOTE: Training equipment does not include Flight Simulation Training Devices (FSTDs) qualified under part 60 or actual aircraft equipment.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:31 AM, 

QID:
 00054684, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
84   
Do the procedures include that the certificate holder must demonstrate that the training equipment described in 121.408(a) and used to meet the training requirements of subpart N, must meet the following requirements:

      #1 The form, fit, function, and weight, as appropriate, of the aircraft equipment;
      #2 Replicates the normal operation (and abnormal and emergency operation, if appropriate) of the aircraft equipment. (This includes the required force, actions and travel of the aircraft equipment as well as variations in aircraft equipment operated by the certificate holder, if applicable); and
      #3 Replicates the operation of the aircraft equipment under adverse conditions, if appropriate?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.408(b), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 7

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:33 AM, 

QID:
 00054686, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
85   
Do the procedures require that training equipment must be modified to ensure that it maintains the performance and function of the aircraft type or aircraft equipment replicated?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.408(c), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 7

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:34 AM, 

QID:
 00054691, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
86   
Do the procedures include that all training equipment have a record of discrepancies that meets the following requirements:

      #1 The documenting system must be readily available for review by each instructor, check airman or supervisor, prior to conducting training or checking with that equipment;
      #2 All corrections to discrepancies must be recorded when the corrections are made, and must include the date of correction; and
      #3 A record of discrepancy must be maintained for at least 60 days?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.408(d), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 7

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:36 AM, 

QID:
 00054693, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
87   
Do the procedures require that each instructor, check airman or supervisor conducting training or checking, and each person conducting an inspection of training equipment (excluding FSTDs) who discovers a discrepancy, including any missing, malfunctioning or inoperative components, must record a description of that discrepancy and the date the discrepancy was identified?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.408(d), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 7

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:36 AM, 

QID:
 00054697, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
88   
Do the procedures include that no person may use, allow the use of, or offer the use of training equipment with a missing, malfunctioning, or inoperative component to meet the crewmember training or checking requirements for tasks that require the use of the correctly operating component?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 4, 121.408(e), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 7

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:37 AM, 

QID:
 00054703, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
89   
Does the initial ground training curriculum for pilots specify the following programmed hours of instruction in the required subjects unless reduced under 14 CFR part 121.405:

      #1 For Group I airplanes, 66 hours for reciprocating powered airplanes and 82 hours for turbopropeller powered airplanes; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 122 hours?

REFERENCES: 121.419(d), 121.405, 121.415(a), 121.419(a), 121.419(f)

NOTE: This question does not apply to pilots who have completed the airline transport pilot certification training program in 14 CFR 61.156. Required subjects are specified in 14 CFR part 121.415(a) and 121.419(a).

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  3  6/25/2020 10:04:00 AM, 

QID:
 00054729, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
90   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that the initial ground training curriculum for pilots must include the following programmed hours of instruction in the required subjects unless reduced under 121.405:

      #1 For Group I airplanes, 56 hours for reciprocating powered airplanes and 72 hours for turbopropeller powered airplanes; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 112 hours?

REFERENCES: 121.419(e), 121.405, 121.415(a), 121.419(b), 121.419(f)

NOTE: This question only applies to pilots who have completed the airline transport pilot certification training program in 14 CFR 61.156. Required subjects are specified in 121.415(a) and 121.419(a) and 121.419(b).

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  3  6/25/2020 10:04:01 AM, 

QID:
 00054732, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
91   
Does the recurrent ground training curriculum for pilots specify (unless reduced under 14 CFR part 121.405) at least the following number of programmed hours for the subjects specified in 121.427(b):

      #1 For Group I airplanes, 15 hours and 30 minutes for reciprocating powered airplanes and 19 hours and 30 minutes for turbopropeller powered airplanes; and
      #2 For Group II airplanes, 24 hours and 30 minutes?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 10, 121.405, 121.415(c), 121.427(c), 121.427(f)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  3  6/25/2020 10:04:03 AM, 

QID:
 00054738, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
92   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that within 24 calendar months preceding service, a pilot must satisfactorily complete the following procedures and maneuvers during flight training for each airplane type:

      #1 Manually controlled slow flight;
      #2 Manually controlled loss of reliable airspeed;
      #3 Manually controlled instrument departure and arrival;
      #4 Upset recovery maneuvers; and
      #5 Instructor-guided hands on experience of recovery from full stall and if equipped, stick pusher activation?

REFERENCES: 121.423(d), 121.427(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:27 AM, 

QID:
 00054753, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
93   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that within 36 calendar months preceding service, a pilot must satisfactorily complete recovery from a bounced landing during flight training for each airplane type?


REFERENCES: 121.423(d), 121.427(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:28 AM, 

QID:
 00054759, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
94   
Do the certificate holder's procedures require a level C or D full flight simulator approved under 14 CFR part 121.407 to be used instead of the airplane to conduct the extended envelope flight training set forth in 14 CFR part 121.423?


REFERENCES: 121.423, 121.407(e)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  1  2/27/2019 9:41:33 AM, 

QID:
 00054760, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
95   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that when utilizing a recurrent Line-Oriented Flight Training (LOFT) as provided in 14 CFR part 121.441, the LOFT must:

      #1 Utilize a complete flight crew;
      #2 Include at least the maneuvers and procedures (abnormal and emergency) that may be expected in line operations;
      #3 Include scenario-based or maneuver-based stall prevention training before, during or after the LOFT scenario for each pilot;
      #4 Be representative of two flight segments appropriate to the operations being conducted by the certificate holder;
      #5 Provide an opportunity to demonstrate workload management and pilot monitoring skill; and
      #6 Beginning on April 27, 2023, provides an opportunity for each pilot in command to demonstrate leadership and command skills?

REFERENCES: AC-120-35, 121.409(b), AC-121-42

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:31 AM, 

QID:
 00054782, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
96   
Does the training program include policies and procedures for the regular analysis of individual pilot performance to identify:

      #1 Performance deficiencies during training/checking; and
      #2 Multiple failures during checking?

REFERENCES: 121.415(i), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:42 AM, 

QID:
 00054957, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
97   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify the frequency of the analysis of individual pilot performance?


REFERENCES: 121.415(i), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

NOTE: To meet the intent of a regular analysis, FAA policy expects a certificate holder to conduct analysis at least once every 12 months.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:43 AM, 

QID:
 00054960, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
98   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify the types of records that will be reviewed during the analysis of individual pilot performance?


REFERENCES: 121.415(i), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:43 AM, 

QID:
 00054961, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
99   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify how to identify performance deficiencies and multiple failures during the analysis of individual pilot performance?


REFERENCES: 121.415(i), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

NOTE: A performance deficiency is when an individual pilot repeatedly does not satisfactorily complete a maneuver/procedure/subject area or combination of maneuvers/procedures/subject areas during training and/or checking. This does not include practice during the normal course of training. A failure is when an individual pilot does not satisfactorily complete a proficiency check or line check.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:44 AM, 

QID:
 00054962, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
100   
Does the certificate holder's training program include policies and procedures for remedial training of pilots who have been identified through the certificate holder’s analysis process as having performance deficiencies and/or multiple failures?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

NOTE: Remedial training is additional training tailored to an individual pilot to address the performance deficiencies and/or failures identified in the certificate holder’s analysis of the individual pilot’s training and checking performance.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:44 AM, 

QID:
 00054963, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
101   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that remedial training will be conducted by an appropriately qualified instructor or check pilot?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 121.401(c), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:45 AM, 

QID:
 00054964, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
102   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that the content of remedial training must be tailored to the individual pilot to address the performance deficiencies and/or failures?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:45 AM, 

QID:
 00054965, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
103   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify the method(s) of remedial training that will be used to address performance deficiencies and/or failures?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:46 AM, 

QID:
 00054966, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
104   
Does the certificate holder's training program specify policies and procedures for tracking pilots identified as having performance deficiencies and/or multiple failures?


REFERENCES: 121.415(i), 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

NOTE: Tracking is a process to manage pilots with performance deficiencies and/or multiple failures to ensure that the performance deficiencies and/or failures are effectively corrected.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:48 AM, 

QID:
 00054967, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
105   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify when tracking will be conducted of pilots who have been identified during the analysis of individual pilot performance?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:50 AM, 

QID:
 00054968, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
106   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify the method(s) of tracking of pilots who have been identified during the analysis of individual pilot performance?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

NOTE: Tracking is separate from recurrent training and checking. Regardless of any additional training or checking that a pilot completes during tracking, recurrent training and checking is still required at the intervals specified in part 121. A pilot’s due month for recurrent training or checking may not be changed based on completion of any additional training or checking required by the certificate holder’s remedial training and tracking program.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:51 AM, 

QID:
 00054969, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
107   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that tracking of individual pilots will continue until the performance deficiencies and/or failures are effectively corrected?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

NOTE: The time frame of tracking may vary based on the performance deficiencies and failures and the individual pilot performance during remedial training and tracking.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:40 AM, 

QID:
 00054970, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
108   
Do the certificate holder's procedures include the specific indicators used to determine that a pilot has mastered the maneuver(s)/procedure(s)/subject area(s), in which he or she has previously demonstrated weakness?


REFERENCES: 121.415(j), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:40 AM, 

QID:
 00054971, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
109   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that it will maintain a record for each individual pilot to show compliance with the remedial training and tracking requirements of 14 CFR part 121.415(i) and (j)?


REFERENCES: 121.415(i), 121.415(j), 121.401(c), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 19 Sec 14, AC-121-39, 121.683

NOTE: The record must include the instructor or check pilot certification required by 121.401(c).

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  2  6/25/2020 10:01:41 AM, 

QID:
 00054972, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
110   
Do the procedures specify that transition ground training for pilots includes instruction in at least the following, as applicable:

      #1 The certificate holder's dispatch or flight release procedures;
      #2 The certificate holder's method for determining weight and balance and runway limitations for takeoff and landing;
      #3 Meteorology hazards applicable to the certificate holder's areas of operation;
      #4 Approved departure, arrival, and approach procedures;
      #5 The certificate holder's normal and emergency communication procedures; and
      #6 The certificate holder's approved crew resource management training?

REFERENCES: 121.405, 121.415(a), 121.415(f), 121.419(a), 121.419(b)

NOTE: This is in addition to requirements in 121.419(a)(2).

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  1  6/25/2020 10:04:41 AM, 

QID:
 00056257, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
111   
Do the certificate holder's procedures specify that the initial, transition, conversion, and upgrade flight training for pilots for each airplane type includes the following extended envelope training in a Level C or higher FFS:

      #1 Manually controlled slow flight;
      #2 Manually controlled loss of reliable airspeed;
      #3 Manually controlled instrument departure and arrival;
      #4 Upset recovery maneuvers;
      #5 Recovery from bounced landing; and
      #6 Instructor-guided hands on experience of recovery from full stall and stick pusher activation, if equipped?

REFERENCES: 121.423, 121.424(a), AC-120-111, AC-120-114, 121.426(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  1  6/25/2020 10:04:45 AM, 

QID:
 00056264, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
112   
Do procedures require that flightcrew members be trained annually, in accordance with the approved fatigue education and awareness program?


REFERENCES: 117.9(a), A319

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (OPSPEC = "A319") ,  Rev.  1  9/28/2020 12:43:09 PM, 

QID:
 00056553, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Observable
  Not Applicable
113   
Do the procedures require that the certificate holder retain fatigue education and awareness training records for a minimum of 12 calendar months?


REFERENCES: 117.9(a), A319

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (OPSPEC = "A319") ,  Rev.  1  9/28/2020 12:43:09 PM, 

QID:
 00056554, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
114   
Does the certificate holder meet the eligibility requirements for an approved AQP?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, A034, 121.901(a), 121.901(b), 121.901(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 1:23:47 PM, 

QID:
 00056897, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
115   
Does the qualification and/or continuing qualification curriculum include training on and evaluation of skills and proficiency of each person being trained under AQP, to use his/her resource management skills and technical (piloting or other) skills in an actual or simulated operations scenario?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 21 Sec 5, A034, 121.917(b)

NOTE:  This training and evaluation must be conducted in an approved flight training device, flight simulator, or, if approved, in an aircraft.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (PILOT = "CONT QUAL" OR "QUAL") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 1:23:56 PM, 

QID:
 00056997, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
116   
Do the procedures require the confidential AQP information or data submitted by the certificate holder meet the requirements for electronic and/or paper submission(s), to include justification for basis of confidentiality under 5 U.S.C. 552(b)(4)?


REFERENCES: AC-120-54, 121.905

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" OR "135") AND (AQP = "PILOT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 1:23:51 PM, 

QID:
 00057026, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
117   
Does the certificate holder require current and written ground and flight training program curriculums for each type of airplane with respect to each crewmember required for that type airplane?


REFERENCES: 121.403(a)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") OR ((FAR PART = "135") AND (TRAINING PROGRAMS = "PILOT TRAINING UNDER 121 N&O ONLY" OR "PILOT TRAINING UNDER BOTH 135 AND 121 N&O")) ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 1:23:57 PM, 

QID:
 00057336, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
118   
Do controls exist within this element that ensure risks are reduced to an acceptable level?


REFERENCES: 5.53, 5.55, 5.51

Safety Attribute: Controls,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  2  3/8/2019 12:47:45 PM, 

QID:
 00051913, Response Details: Controls ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
119   
Does the certificate holder have a method to evaluate the impact of changes on related processes (interfaces) for this element?


Safety Attribute: Interfaces,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  2  3/8/2019 12:47:45 PM, 

QID:
 00051914, Response Details: Interfaces ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
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Does the process design require that individuals understand their safety role and how it contributes to the safety performance of this element?


REFERENCES: 5.23(a), 5.91, 5.93

Safety Attribute: Safety Ownership,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") ,  Rev.  2  3/8/2019 12:47:46 PM, 

QID:
 00051918, Response Details: Safety Ownership ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No


Response Details List  Authority ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 1.0)
1 Process oversight failure
2 Unacceptable safety risk acceptance
3 Ineffective planning of resources
4 Ineffective use of resources
5 Ineffective control of resources
6 Failure to implement safety risk processes
7 Process owner not clearly identified
8 Unqualified
9 Other
Response Details List  Controls ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 1.0)
1 Failure to identify hazards or ineffective risk controls
2 Failure to develop and maintain risk controls
3 Failure to effectively mitigate risk before applying risk controls
4 Risk controls ineffective
5 Unclear risk controls
6 Failure to assess risk for a new system
7 Failure to assess risk when revising an existing system
8 Failure to assess risk when developing operational procedures
9 Failure to maintain records of outputs of risk control assessments
10 Other
Response Details List  EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 1.0)
1 Unclear procedure(s)
2 Conflicting procedure(s)
3 Used workaround(s)
4 Skipped process step(s)
5 Personnel failed to follow process (procedures, guidance, etc)
6 Procedures/guidance not available
7 Procedures/guidance not current
8 Inconsistent procedure(s)
9 Undocumented procedure(s)
10 Minor typographical error(s) (i.e. record entries)
11 Information missing
12 Communication failure(s)
13 Personnel failed to perform task
14 Process failed to meet desired outcome
15 Process oversight failure
16 Equipment/tools not available
17 Equipment/tools not adequate
18 Equipment/tools not calibrated
19 Facilities not adequate
20 Other
Response Details List  Interfaces ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 1.0)
1 Internal communication failure(s)
2 External communication failure(s)
3 Lack of interfaces
4 Inconsistent interfaces
5 Poor coordination between departments and employees
6 Failure of interfaces between processes or procedures
7 Other
Response Details List  Process Measurement ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 1.0)
1 Inadequate monitoring of operations processes
2 Ineffective evaluations of processes or systems
3 Undocumented or insufficient investigations
4 Failure to conduct audits
5 Ineffective audits
6 Failure to detect changes in the operational environment
7 Personnel failed to perform/follow process (procedures, guidance, etc.)
8 Process failed to meet desired outcome
9 Process oversight failure
10 Other
Response Details List  Responsibility ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 1.0)
1 Failed to provide financial resources
2 Failed to provide sufficient human resources
3 Individual not clearly identified
4 Failure to ensure safety of process
5 Failure to oversee operations conducted under the certificate
6 Failed to ensure quality performance of process
7 Process oversight failure
8 Communication failure(s)
9 Other
Response Details List  N/A Response Detail (Released, 2.0)
1 Not applicable or authorized for the certificate holder or applicant
2 Other
Response Details List  N/O Response Detail (Released, 2.0)
1 Personnel (e.g., key certificate holder personnel not present/available)
2 Equipment (e.g., equipment not present/available/in serviceable condition)
3 Event did not occur (e.g., did not observe an intoxicated passenger on the flight)
4 Time Constraints (e.g., resources/workload)
5 Weather (e.g., weather needed for observation not present or weather made observation impossible)
6 Other
Response Details List  Safety Ownership ED/EP/SP DCTs (Both OP and AW) (Released, 3.0)
1 Unaware of or ineffective safety policies or processes
2 Unaware of or ineffective safety related reporting tools
3 Unclear safety policy
4 Ineffective safety related training
5 Lack of safety culture
6 Unclear safety objectives
7 Other