Unscoped DCT Report (Standard DCT)


MLF Label: 5.2.2 (OP) Carry-On Baggage DCT Type: ED DCT Specialty: Operations Peer Group: A - Part 121 Air Operators DCT Revision: 15.0 on 12/29/20 (Released)
Summary Information

Purpose (Certificate Holder Responsibility): For certificate holders with OpSpec A011 authorization, to comply with the requirements of the approved carry-on baggage program or no-carry-on baggage program and the baggage weight requirements specified and authorized in OpSpecs A096, or A097, and/or A098, and/or A099.
Objective (FAA Responsibility): Determine if the certificate holder: (1) Meets regulatory requirements; (2) Complies with the approved carry-on baggage program or no-carry-on baggage program; and (3) All articles of baggage are stowed in a manner that supports safe and reliable operations.

The (OP) Carry-On Baggage Element includes the following System(s) and Subsystem(s)

Questions Answers Comments
  5.2.2 (OP) Carry-On Baggage
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 the following requirements:

      #1 Cargo carried aft a bulkhead or divider in any passenger compartment, is restrained to the load factors in 25.561(b)(3); and
      #2 Cargo must be packaged or covered in a manner to avoid possible injury to passengers and passenger compartment occupants?

REFERENCES: 121.285(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFIGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT" ) ,  Rev.  2  5/21/2014 10:30:59 PM, 

QID:
 00009488, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
5   
Do the procedures for non-transport category airplanes type certificated after December 31, 1964, allow cargo, including carry-on items, to be carried anywhere in the passenger compartment, in an approved cargo rack, bin, or compartment installed in or on the airplane and meets the following:

      #1 Is secured by an approved means;
      #2 Is carried and is packaged or covered to avoid possible injury to occupants;
      #3 Does not impose any load on seats or in the floor structure that exceeds the load limitation for those components;
      #4 Is not located in a position that obstructs the access to, or use of, any required emergency or regular exit, or the use of the aisle between the crew and the passenger compartment;
      #5 Is located in a position that does not obscure any passenger's view of the "seat belt" sign, "no smoking" sign or placard, or any required exit sign, unless an auxiliary sign or other approved means for proper notification of the passengers is provided;
      #6 Is not carried directly above seated occupants; and
      #7 Is properly stowed for takeoff and landing?

REFERENCES: 121.285(d), 121.589(b)

NOTE: For cargo-only operations, cargo must be loaded so at least one emergency or regular exit is available to provide all airplane occupants an unobstructed exit.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (A/C CATEGORY = "NONTRANSPORT CATEGORY") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFIGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") ,  Rev.  3  5/6/2015 11:36:36 AM, 

QID:
 00009505, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
6   
Does the no carry-on program include procedures to ensure that carry-on bags are either checked at the ticket counter, the gate or plane side; and, which personal items, if applicable, are allowed to be brought into the cabin?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27

NOTE: OpSpec A011, Approved Carry-on Baggage Program, is issued to a certificate holder with an approved carry-on program. This paragraph provides details about the certificate holder's approved program and states whether the certificate holder has an actual carry-on bag program or a no-carry-on bag program.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121" ) AND ( FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFIGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT" ) ,  Rev.  2  5/6/2015 11:36:45 AM, 

QID:
 00009552, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
7   
Do procedures specify that cargo, including carry-on baggage, when carried in the passenger compartment is secured by an approved means in accordance with 121.285(d)


REFERENCES: 121.285(d)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (A/C CATEGORY = "NONTRANSPORT CATEGORY") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFIGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") ,  Rev.  2  5/6/2015 11:36:38 AM, 

QID:
 00009554, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
8   
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
9   
Does the carry-on baggage program specify the number and size of carry-on bags and other articles of baggage permitted in the cabin?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  The Aviation and Transportation Security Act, Section 122, Sense of the Congress states “the Federal Aviation Administration should maintain its current restriction on carry-on baggage of one bag and one personal item.” Examples and information regarding articles of baggage, permitted and prohibited in the cabin, are on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) website (www.tsa.gov). Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices and Advisory Circulars for definitions and descriptions.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:39 AM, 

QID:
 00056585, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
10   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit the boarding of carry-on baggage on an airplane unless each passenger’s baggage, including each person carried under 121.583, has been scanned to control the size and amount carried on board?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:39 AM, 

QID:
 00056586, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
11   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit passengers, including persons carried under 121.583, from boarding an airplane if his/her carry-on baggage exceeds the baggage allowance prescribed in the carry-on baggage program?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  The Aviation and Transportation Security Act, Section 122, Sense of the Congress states “the Federal Aviation Administration should maintain its current restriction on carry-on baggage of one bag and one personal item.” The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) website (www.tsa.gov) has information about items that are permitted and prohibited in carry-on baggage, as well as provides examples of what constitutes a personal item.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:40 AM, 

QID:
 00056587, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
12   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit the certificate holder from allowing all passenger entry doors of an airplane to be closed in preparation for taxi or pushback unless at least one required crewmember has verified that each article of baggage is stowed in accordance with the carry-on baggage program?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(b), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Designated crewmember(s) should be tasked to verify the proper stowage of all articles of baggage.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:40 AM, 

QID:
 00056588, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
13   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit the certificate holder from allowing an airplane to takeoff or land unless each article of baggage is stowed:

      #1 Under a passenger seat;
      #2 In a suitable closet, baggage compartment, or cargo stowage compartment placarded for its maximum weight and proper restraint for all baggage or cargo stowed within;
      #3 In a manner that does not hinder the possible use of any emergency equipment; and
      #4 As provided in §121.285(c) and/or 121.285(d)?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(c), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Nothing should be stowed in front of or directly on top of emergency equipment that could interfere with its use.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:40 AM, 

QID:
 00056589, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
14   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures allow cargo to be carried aft of a bulkhead or divider in any passenger compartment provided the cargo is restrained to the load factors in §25.561(b)(3) and is loaded as follows:

      #1 It is properly secured by a safety belt or other tie-down having enough strength to eliminate the possibility of shifting under all normally anticipated flight and ground conditions;
      #2 It is packaged or covered in a manner to avoid possible injury to passengers and passenger compartment occupants;
      #3 It does not impose any load on seats or the floor structure that exceeds the load limitation for those components;
      #4 Its location does not restrict access to, or use of, any required emergency or regular exit, or the aisle in the passenger compartment; and
      #5 Its location does not obscure any passenger's view of the "seat belt" sign, "no smoking" sign, or required exit sign, unless an auxiliary sign or other approved means for proper notification of the passenger is provided?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.285(c), 121.589(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:40 AM, 

QID:
 00056594, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
15   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures for non-transport category airplanes type certificated after December 31, 1964, allow cargo, including carry-on baggage, to be carried anywhere in the passenger compartment, in an approved cargo rack, bin, or compartment installed in or on the airplane, if it is secured by an approved means, or it is carried in accordance with each of the following:

      #1 For cargo, it is properly secured by a safety belt or other tie-down having enough strength to eliminate the possibility of shifting under all normally anticipated flight and ground conditions;
      #2 For carry-on baggage, it is restrained so as to prevent its movement during air turbulence;
      #3 It is packaged or covered to avoid possible injury to occupants;
      #4 It does not impose any load on seats or in the floor structure that exceeds the load limitation for those components;
      #5 It is located in a position that does not obscure any passenger's view of the "seat belt" sign, "no smoking" sign or placard, or any required exit sign, unless an auxiliary sign or other approved means for proper notification of the passengers is provided (does not apply to cargo-only operations);
      #6 It is located in a position that does not obstruct the access to, or use of, any required emergency or regular exit, or the use of the aisle between the crew and the passenger compartment;
      #7 It is not carried directly above seated occupants; and
      #8 It is stowed in compliance with 121.285 for takeoff and landing?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, A011, 121.285(d), 121.589(c)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") AND (A/C CATEGORY = "NONTRANSPORT CATEGORY") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:41 AM, 

QID:
 00056600, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
16   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit baggage, other than articles of loose clothing, from being placed in an overhead rack unless that rack is equipped with approved restraining devices or doors?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(d)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:41 AM, 

QID:
 00056609, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
17   
Does the carry-on baggage program require passengers to comply with instructions given by crewmembers and include procedures for informing and handling passengers who do not comply with crewmember instructions regarding compliance with:

      #1 Size and amount of carry-on baggage carried on board;
      #2 Stowage before closure of all passenger entry doors in preparation for taxi or pushback;
      #3 Stowage of each article of baggage prior to takeoff and landing under passenger seat, in a suitable closet, baggage or cargo compartment;
      #4 Stowage of baggage, other than articles of loose clothing, in an overhead rack equipped with restraining devices or doors; and
      #5 Stowage of canes in accordance with 121.589(g)?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, A011, 121.589(e)

NOTE:  This also applies to all articles of baggage (i.e., personal items and assistive devices). Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:42 AM, 

QID:
 00056610, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
18   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures require each passenger seat, under which baggage is allowed to be stowed, to be fitted with a means to prevent articles of baggage under it from sliding forward and each aisle seat fitted with a means to prevent articles of baggage from sliding sideward into the aisle?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(f)

NOTE:  Under-seat baggage restraints must be able to withstand crash impacts severe enough to induce the ultimate inertia forces specified in the emergency landing condition regulations under which the airplane was type certificated.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:41 AM, 

QID:
 00056616, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
19   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures for stowing flexible travel canes carried by blind individuals also permit the following methods of stowage:

      #1 Under any series of connected passenger seats in the same row, if the cane does not protrude into an aisle and if the cane is flat on the floor;
      #2 Between a non-emergency exit window seat and the fuselage, if the cane is flat on the floor;
      #3 Beneath any two non-emergency exit window seats, if the cane is flat on the floor; or
      #4 In accordance with any other method approved by the Administrator?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(g), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Flexible travel canes are exempt from the carry-on baggage allowance. Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:42 AM, 

QID:
 00056617, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
20   
Does the carry-on baggage program include procedures that are consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

NOTE:  The carry-on baggage program must comply with the certificate holder’s OpSpec requirements of A096, or A097, and/or A098, and/or A099. Refer to N 8900.551 for template information and certificate holder’s OpSpecs for guidance and authorization.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:42 AM, 

QID:
 00056622, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
21   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures ensure that all articles of baggage removed planeside or from the cabin and placed in the cargo compartment are properly accounted for; and comply with the baggage weight requirements specified in the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

NOTE:  The carry-on baggage program must comply with the certificate holder’s OpSpec requirements of A096, or A097, and/or A098 and/or A099. Refer to N 8900.551 for template information and certificate holder’s OpSpecs for guidance and authorization.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:42 AM, 

QID:
 00056623, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
22   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program prohibit carry-on baggage and cargo in the cabin; and, include a description of the articles of baggage that the certificate holder allows on board the aircraft?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Examples and information regarding articles of baggage that are permitted and prohibited in the cabin are on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) website (www.tsa.gov). Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices and Advisory Circulars for definitions and descriptions.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:45 AM, 

QID:
 00056625, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
23   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program specify the number and size of the articles of baggage permitted in the cabin?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:45 AM, 

QID:
 00056626, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
24   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit the boarding of any article of baggage on an airplane unless each passenger’s baggage, including persons carried under 121.583, is scanned to control the size and amount carried on board?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:45 AM, 

QID:
 00056627, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
25   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit any passenger from boarding an airplane with carry-on baggage and/or cargo, or any articles of baggage that exceeds the allowance prescribed in the no-carry-on baggage program?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(a), AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:46 AM, 

QID:
 00056628, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
26   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit the certificate holder from allowing all passenger entry doors of an airplane to be closed in preparation for taxi or pushback unless at least one required crewmember has verified that each article of baggage is stowed in accordance with the no carry-on baggage program?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(b), AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:46 AM, 

QID:
 00056629, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
27   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit the certificate holder from allowing an airplane to takeoff or land unless each article of baggage is stowed:

      #1 Under a passenger seat;
      #2 In a suitable closet, baggage compartment, or cargo stowage compartment placarded for its maximum weight and proper restraint for all baggage or cargo stowed within; and
      #3 In a manner that does not hinder the possible use of any emergency equipment?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(c), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Nothing should be stowed in front of or directly on top of emergency equipment that could interfere with its use.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:46 AM, 

QID:
 00056630, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
28   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures prohibit baggage, other than articles of loose clothing, from being placed in an overhead rack unless that rack is equipped with approved restraining devices or doors?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(d)

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:46 AM, 

QID:
 00056634, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
29   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program require passengers to comply with instructions given by crewmembers and include procedures for informing and handling passengers who do not comply with crewmember instructions regarding compliance with:

      #1 Prohibition of carry-on baggage and cargo in the cabin;
      #2 Size and amount of the articles of baggage carried on board;
      #3 Stowage before closure of all passenger entry doors in preparation for taxi or pushback;
      #4 Stowage of each article of baggage prior to takeoff and landing under passenger seat, in a suitable closet, baggage or cargo compartment;
      #5 Stowage of baggage, other than articles of loose clothing, in an overhead rack equipped with restraining devices or doors; and
      #6 Stowage of canes in accordance with 121.589(g)?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, A011, 121.589(e)

NOTE:  All articles of baggage include personal items and assistive devices that may be exempt from the baggage allowance. Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:56 AM, 

QID:
 00056635, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
30   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures require each passenger seat, under which baggage is allowed to be stowed, to be fitted with a means to prevent articles of baggage under it from sliding forward and each aisle seat fitted with a means to prevent articles of baggage from sliding sideward into the aisle?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(f)

NOTE:  Under-seat baggage restraints must be able to withstand crash impacts severe enough to induce the ultimate inertia forces specified in the emergency landing condition regulations under which the airplane was type certificated.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:46 AM, 

QID:
 00056642, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
31   
Does the carry-on baggage program and its procedures for stowing flexible travel canes carried by blind individuals also permit the following methods of stowage:

      #1 Under any series of connected passenger seats in the same row, if the cane does not protrude into an aisle and if the cane is flat on the floor;
      #2 Between a non-emergency exit window seat and the fuselage, if the cane is flat on the floor;
      #3 Beneath any two non-emergency exit window seats, if the cane is flat on the floor; or
      #4 In accordance with any other method approved by the Administrator?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.589(g), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Flexible travel canes are exempt from the baggage allowance. Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:47 AM, 

QID:
 00056649, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
32   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program include procedures that are consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

NOTE:  The no-carry-on baggage program must comply with the certificate holder’s OpSpec requirements of A096, or A097, and/or A098, and/or A099. Refer to N 8900.551 for template information and certificate holder’s OpSpecs for guidance and authorization.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:47 AM, 

QID:
 00056664, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
33   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program and its procedures ensure that all articles of baggage removed planeside or from the cabin and placed in the cargo compartment are properly accounted for; and comply with the baggage weight requirements specified in the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program?


REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

NOTE:  The no-carry-on baggage program must comply with the certificate holder’s OpSpec requirements of A096, or A097, and/or A098 and/or A099. Refer to N 8900.551 for template information and certificate holder’s OpSpecs for guidance and authorization.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:47 AM, 

QID:
 00056670, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
34   
Do the procedures specify that a passenger, or persons carried under 121.583, may carry or operate a portable oxygen concentrator (POC) for personal use on board an aircraft during all phases of flight if the POC satisfies all requirements of 121.574(e)?


REFERENCES: AC-120-95, A011, 121.574(e)

NOTE:  A POC and the additional batteries required to power the POC during flight are exempt from the baggage allowance. Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices. The certificate holder must permit passengers with a disability to carry a POC into the aircraft cabin, provided it can be stowed properly and is consistent with FAA, PHMSA, TSA or applicable foreign government regulations concerning security, safety, and hazardous materials with respect to stowage of articles carried in the cabin.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (A/C EQUIPMENT = "PORTABLE OXYGEN CONCENTRATORS") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:43 AM, 

QID:
 00056672, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
35   
Do the procedures specify that during movement on the surface, takeoff and landing, portable oxygen concentrators (POC) must meet the following stowage requirements:

      #1 The device must be stowed under the seat in front of the user, or in another approved stowage location so the device does not block the aisle way or the entryway to the row;
      #2 If the POC is to be operated by the user, the device and attached tubing used to dispense oxygen from the POC to the user’s mask/nasal cannula must only be stowed at a seat location that does not restrict any access to, or use of, any required emergency or regular exit, or the aisle(s) in the passenger compartment; and
      #3 Allows the user or his/her attendant to see the warning lights and/or hear the audible warning while in use?

REFERENCES: AC-120-95, A011, 121.574(e)

NOTE:  POCs and the additional batteries required to power a POC during flight are exempt from the baggage allowance. Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices. The certificate holder must permit passengers with a disability to carry a POC into the aircraft cabin, provided it can be stowed properly and is consistent with FAA, PHMSA, TSA or applicable foreign government regulations concerning security, safety, and hazardous materials with respect to stowage of articles carried in the cabin.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (A/C EQUIPMENT = "PORTABLE OXYGEN CONCENTRATORS") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:44 AM, 

QID:
 00056678, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
36   
Do the procedures specify that if the certificate holder allows cabin pets, the pet container is considered carry-on baggage and must conform to all carry-on baggage regulations including:

      #1 The pet container must be small enough to fit underneath the seat without blocking any person’s path to the main aisle;
      #2 The pet container must be stowed properly before the last passenger entry door is closed;
      #3 The pet container must remain properly stowed the entire time the airplane is moving on the airplane surface, and for takeoff and landing; and
      #4 Passengers must follow crewmember instructions regarding the proper stowage of the pet container?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:43 AM, 

QID:
 00056682, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
37   
Do the carry-on baggage program procedures:

      #1 Describe what is included in the term carry-on baggage, such as crewmember baggage, pets/pet carriers, musical instruments, and carry-on baggage that may be exempt from the baggage allowance;
      #2 Describe the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, such as crewmember baggage, personal items and assistive devices that may be exempt from the baggage allowance;
      #3 Define properly stowed to include methods of stowing and restraining under seats, in closets and overhead compartments, or other approved locations; and
      #4 Require all articles (including those exempt from the baggage allowance) to be properly stowed and restrained?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:43 AM, 

QID:
 00056687, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
38   
Do the procedures for allowing stowage of cargo and baggage in passenger seats include the types of cargo that may be restrained in a seat and the location of the seats where they may be stowed?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6

NOTE:  Cargo/Seat baggage includes fragile and unusual articles, such as musical instruments.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARGO IN PASSENGER COMPARTMENT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:43 AM, 

QID:
 00056716, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
39   
Does the carry-on baggage program include procedures that describe how passengers and/or persons carried under 121.583 will be prevented from bringing articles of baggage on board that cannot be stowed properly, including:

      #1 Methods for providing requirements of the carry-on baggage program to passengers prior to their flight, such as official websites, announcements and signs, that will heighten passenger awareness of what is not acceptable in their articles of baggage (i.e., hazardous materials prohibited in the cabin and in baggage checked at a ticket counter, gate or planeside) and special baggage accommodations;
      #2 Scanning articles of baggage at airport curbside check-in counters, ticket counters, security check points and gates;
      #3 Scanning articles of baggage at Fixed Based Operations (FBO) or facilities not ordinarily used by the certificate holder;
      #4 Scanning articles of baggage at aircraft entry door(s); and
      #5 Specifying personnel responsible for scanning articles of baggage and a description of their duties and responsibilities;

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

NOTE:  This question applies to persons carried in passenger-carrying operations and cargo-only operations.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:48 AM, 

QID:
 00056717, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
40   
Do the no-carry-on baggage program procedures:

      #1 Describe what is included in the term carry-on baggage;
      #2 Describe the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, such as crewmember baggage, personal items and assistive devices that may be exempt from the baggage allowance;
      #3 Define properly stowed, including methods of stowing and restraining under seats, in closets and overhead compartments, or other approved locations; and
      #4 Require all articles (including those exempt from the baggage allowance) to be properly stowed and restrained?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:48 AM, 

QID:
 00056723, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
41   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program include procedures that describe how passengers and/or persons carried under 121.583 will be prevented from bringing carry-on baggage and cargo in the cabin, or other articles of baggage that cannot be stowed properly, including:

      #1 Methods for providing requirements of the no-carry-on baggage program to passengers prior to their flight, such as official websites, announcements and signs, that will heighten passenger awareness of what is not acceptable in their articles of baggage (i.e., hazardous materials prohibited in the cabin and in baggage checked at a ticket counter, gate or planeside) and special baggage accommodations;
      #2 Scanning articles of baggage at airport curbside check-in counters, ticket counters, security check points and gates;
      #3 Scanning articles of baggage at Fixed Based Operations (FBO) or facilities not ordinarily used by the certificate holder;
      #4 Scanning articles of baggage at aircraft entry door(s); and
      #5 Specifying personnel responsible for scanning articles of baggage and a description of their duties and responsibilities;

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

NOTE:  This question applies to persons carried in passenger-carrying operations and cargo-only operations.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:48 AM, 

QID:
 00056728, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
42   
Do the procedures describe how the certificate holder intends to ensure the proper stowage of all articles of baggage in overhead compartments, including the following:

      #1 Articles of baggage must fit securely in the stowage compartment;
      #2 The stowage compartments can be closed and latched without using force;
      #3 There is little or no chance of articles falling out of compartments when opened; and
      #4 Combination of articles within each compartment comply with the content limitations on the placard and do not exceed the weight and load limitations?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, A011, AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  FAR PART = "121" ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:44 AM, 

QID:
 00056734, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
43   
Do the procedures task specific crewmember(s) with verifying the proper stowage of all articles of baggage?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, AC-121-29

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  FAR PART = "121" ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:44 AM, 

QID:
 00056739, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
44   
Do the procedures prohibit the stowage of any articles of baggage in lavatories?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  FAR PART = "121" ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:44 AM, 

QID:
 00056740, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
45   
Do the procedures specify that food and beverage items brought on board by passengers and/or persons carried under 121.583 must be stowed properly?


REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6

NOTE:  Food and beverage items brought on board for personal consumption are considered articles of baggage that are exempt from the baggage allowance; however, all articles (including those exempt from the baggage allowance) must be properly restrained.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  FAR PART = "121" ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:45 AM, 

QID:
 00056741, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
46   
Do the procedures prohibit stowage of any articles of baggage in seat pockets unless:

      #1 The seat pocket is restrained to withstand approximately 3 pounds of weight and not the weight of additional articles of baggage;
      #2 The contents of the seat pocket is restrained in a manner that would not impede emergency evacuation or strike and injure a passenger; and
      #3 Small, lightweight items, such as eyeglasses or a cell phone, can be placed in the seat pocket without exceeding the total designed weight limitation of the seat pocket and does not block anyone from evacuating the row of seats?

REFERENCES: 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3

NOTE:  Seat pockets are not listed in the regulation as an approved stowage location.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  FAR PART = "121" ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:45 AM, 

QID:
 00056742, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
47   
Does the certificate holder’s carry-on baggage program, and/or appropriate portions of the manual system, contain the OpSpec, regulatory requirements, policies and procedures that at a minimum, include:

      #1 The number, size and description of the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, including crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices and other articles that may be exempt from the carry-on baggage allowance;
      #2 Scanning locations and procedures for scanning articles of baggage to control size and amount brought to the aircraft and in the cabin;
      #3 Stowage locations and types of stowage areas, including under-seat restraints and weight and load limitations consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program;
      #4 Procedures to ensure proper stowage of all articles of baggage, including carry-on baggage, crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices, service animals, pets, cargo and unusual or fragile items;
      #5 Crewmember verification that all articles of baggage are properly stowed and will not hinder the availability and use of emergency equipment prior to closure of passenger entry door and prior to landing, and process for removal of baggage that cannot be accommodated in the cabin for any reason;
      #6 Coordination between ground personnel and crewmembers;
      #7 Procedures established for informing passengers prior to their flight about the certificate holder's carry-on baggage requirements, including procedures for accommodating special baggage, and the types of materials that are prohibited in their articles of baggage, such as hazardous materials; and
      #8 The handling of carry-on baggage and other articles of baggage during an emergency, including evacuation commands and procedures for taking articles of baggage away from passengers and throwing it to a specific area to mitigate the negative effects that it may have on the evacuation?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 32 Sec 4, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.135(a), 121.135(b), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 32 Sec 13, AC-121-29

NOTE:  Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:49 AM, 

QID:
 00056746, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
48   
Does the certificate holder’s no-carry-on baggage program, and/or appropriate portions of the manual system, contain the OpSpec, regulatory requirements, policies and procedures that at a minimum, include:

      #1 A description of the articles of baggage prohibited in the cabin;
      #2 The number, size and description of the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, such as crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices and other articles that may be exempt from the baggage allowance;
      #3 Scanning locations and procedures for scanning articles of baggage to control size and amount brought to the aircraft and in the cabin;
      #4 Stowage locations and types of stowage areas, including under-seat restraints and weight and load limitations consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program;
      #5 Procedures to ensure proper stowage of all articles of baggage, including crewmember baggage, personal items and assistive devices;
      #6 Crewmember verification that all articles of baggage are properly stowed and will not hinder the availability and use of emergency equipment prior to closure of passenger entry door and prior to landing, and process for removal of baggage that cannot be accommodated in the cabin for any reason;
      #7 Coordination between ground personnel and crewmembers;
      #8 Procedures established for informing passengers prior to their flight about the certificate holder's no-carry-on baggage program requirements, including procedures for accommodating special baggage, and the types of materials that are prohibited in their articles of baggage, such as hazardous materials; and
      #9 Handling articles of baggage during an emergency, including evacuation commands and procedures for taking articles of baggage away from passengers and throwing it to a specific area to mitigate the negative effects that it may have on the evacuation?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 32 Sec 4, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.135(a), 121.135(b), 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 32 Sec 13, AC-121-29

NOTE:  Refer to Part 382 Subpart I for requirements pertaining to assistive devices.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:50 AM, 

QID:
 00056755, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
49   
Does the carry-on baggage program require the certificate holder to provide training to all ground personnel regarding its approved carry-on baggage program including at least the following:

      #1 The number, size and description of the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, including crewmember baggage, assistive devices and other articles that may be exempt from the carry-on baggage allowance;
      #2 Scanning locations and procedures for scanning articles of baggage to control size and amount brought to the aircraft and in the cabin;
      #3 Stowage locations and types of stowage areas, underseat restraints and weight and load limitations consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program;
      #4 Procedures to ensure proper stowage of all articles of baggage, including carry-on baggage, crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices, service animals, pets, cargo and unusual or fragile items;
      #5 Crewmember verification that all articles of baggage are properly stowed and will not hinder the availability and use of emergency equipment prior to closure of passenger entry door and prior to landing, and removal of baggage that cannot be accommodated in the cabin for any reason;
      #6 Coordination between ground personnel and crew; and
      #7 Procedures established for informing passengers prior to their flight about the certificate holder's carry-on baggage requirements, including procedures for accommodating special baggage, and the types of materials that are prohibited in their articles of baggage, such as hazardous materials?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.1003(b), 121.1003(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Refer to Part 382 Subpart J for Nondiscrimination On The Basis Of Disability In Air Travel training and record keeping requirements.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:50 AM, 

QID:
 00056784, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
50   
Does the carry-on baggage program require the certificate holder to provide training to all crewmembers regarding its approved carry-on baggage program including at least the following:

      #1 The number, size and description of the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, including crewmember baggage, assistive devices and other articles that may be exempt from the carry-on baggage allowance;
      #2 Scanning locations and procedures for scanning articles of baggage to control size and amount brought to the aircraft and in the cabin;
      #3 Stowage locations and types of stowage areas, underseat restraints and weight and load limitations consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program;
      #4 Procedures to ensure proper stowage of all articles of baggage, including carry-on baggage, crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices, service animals, pets, cargo and unusual or fragile items;
      #5 Crewmember verification that all articles of baggage are properly stowed and will not hinder the availability and use of emergency equipment prior to closure of passenger entry door and prior to landing, and removal of baggage that cannot be accommodated in the cabin for any reason;
      #6 Coordination between ground personnel and crew;
      #7 Procedures established for informing passengers prior to their flight about the certificate holder's carry-on baggage requirements, including procedures for accommodating special baggage, and the types of materials that are prohibited in their articles of baggage, such as hazardous materials; and
      #8 The handling of carry-on baggage and other articles of baggage during an emergency including evacuation commands and procedures for taking articles of baggage away from passengers and throwing it to a specific area to mitigate the negative effects that it may have on the evacuation?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 4, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 5, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.1003(b), 121.415(a), 121.415(c), 121.1003(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Refer to Part 382 Subpart J for Nondiscrimination On The Basis Of Disability In Air Travel training and record keeping requirements.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "ALLOWS CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:51 AM, 

QID:
 00056792, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
51   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program require the certificate holder to provide training to all crewmembers regarding its approved no-carry-on baggage program including at least the following:

      #1 A description of the articles of baggage that are not allowed in the cabin;
      #2 The number, size and description of the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, such as crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices and other articles that may be exempt from the baggage count;
      #3 Scanning locations and procedures for scanning articles of baggage to control size and amount brought to the aircraft and in the cabin;
      #4 Stowage locations and types of stowage areas, underseat restraints and weight and load limitations consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program;
      #5 Procedures to ensure proper stowage of all articles of baggage, including crewmember baggage, personal items and assistive devices;
      #6 Crewmember verification that all articles of baggage are properly stowed and will not hinder the availability and use of emergency equipment prior to closure of passenger entry door and prior to landing, and removal of baggage that cannot be accommodated in the cabin for any reason;
      #7 Coordination between ground personnel and crew;
      #8 Procedures established for informing passengers prior to their flight about the certificate holder's no-carry-on baggage requirements, including procedures for accommodating special baggage, and the types of materials that are prohibited in their articles of baggage, such as hazardous materials; and
      #9 Handling articles of baggage during an emergency, including evacuation commands and procedures for taking articles of baggage away from passengers and throwing it to a specific area to mitigate the negative effects that it may have on the evacuation?

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 4, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 23 Sec 5, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.1003(b), 121.415(a), 121.415(c), 121.1003(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Refer to Part 382 Subpart J for Nondiscrimination On The Basis Of Disability In Air Travel training and record keeping requirements.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:52 AM, 

QID:
 00056801, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
52   
Does the no-carry-on baggage program require the certificate holder to provide training to all ground personnel regarding its approved no-carry-on baggage program including at least the following:

      #1 A description of the articles of baggage that are not allowed in the cabin;
      #2 The number, size and description of the articles of baggage allowed in the cabin, such as crewmember baggage, personal items, assistive devices and other articles that may be exempt from the baggage count;
      #3 Scanning locations and procedures for scanning articles of baggage to control size and amount brought to the aircraft and in the cabin;
      #4 Stowage locations and types of stowage areas, underseat restraints and weight and load limitations consistent with the certificate holder’s weight and balance control program;
      #5 Procedures to ensure proper stowage of all articles of baggage, including crewmember baggage, personal items and assistive devices;
      #6 Crewmember verification that all articles of baggage are properly stowed and will not hinder the availability and use of emergency equipment prior to closure of passenger entry door and prior to landing, and removal of baggage that cannot be accommodated in the cabin for any reason;
      #7 Coordination between ground personnel and crew; and
      #8 Procedures established for informing passengers prior to their flight about the certificate holder's no-carry-on baggage requirements, including procedures for accommodating special baggage, and the types of materials that are prohibited in their articles of baggage, such as hazardous materials; and

REFERENCES: AC-120-27, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 18 Sec 3, 8900.1 Vol 3 Ch 33 Sec 6, A011, 121.1003(b), 121.1003(a), AC-121-29

NOTE:  Refer to Part 382 Subpart J for Nondiscrimination On The Basis Of Disability In Air Travel training and record keeping requirements.

Safety Attribute: Procedures,  Question Type: Output Validation,  

Scoping Attribute:
  (FAR PART = "121") AND (FLT AUTHORIZATION CONFiGURATION = "DOES NOT ALLOW CARRY-ON BAGGAGE ON AIRCRAFT") ,  Rev.  1  12/29/2020 11:16:53 AM, 

QID:
 00056811, Response Details: EP & ED DCTs (Both OP and AW),  Status: Released

  Yes
  No
  Not Applicable
53   
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
54   
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
55   
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  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