FO-9 Operational Control System


Item Reference Result
P-1 Is the air operator's operational control system accurately described in its company operations manual? CASS 722.12(1)
723.105(1)
724.121(8)
725.135(8)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
P-2 Has the air operator outlined in its operations manual the responsibilities and authority of its operational control personnel? CASS 722.82(1)
723.105(1)
724.121(7)
725.135(7)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
P-3 Does the air operator have the training syllabus in its operations manual? CASS 723.98(15)
724.115(17)
725.124 (21 22)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
P-4 Is the company's operational control system as required by the applicable standard adequate for the operation? CASS 722.12(1)
723.16(1)(2)
724.15725.20
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-1 Are company aircraft being dispatched as outlined in the company operations manual? CASS 722.12(2)
723.16(2)
724.121
725.135
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-2 Is the company's operational control system as required by the applicable standard adequate for the operation? CASS 722.12(1)
723.16(1)(2)
724.15
725.20
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-3 How does the company meet the communication requirements as outlined in the applicable CASS for its operation? CASS 720.20
722.12.(3)
723.16(2)(d)
724.15(1)(d)
725.20(d)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-4 How is information passed to an aircraft in flight and can the air operator meeting the requirement set out for a category A air operator or category B air operator? CASS 722.12(5)
723.16(1)
724.15(1)(g)
725.20(1)(d)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-5 Does the air operator provide the minimum operational flight plan requirements? CASS 722.14
723.18
724.17
725.22
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-6 Does the air operators flight release system provide a procedure for verification, acceptance and disagreement resolution of the operational flight plan? CASS 725.20(4) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-7 How are Met, NOTAMS, ATC made available for flight planning? CASS 722.12(4)
723.12(1)(f)
724.15(4)(f)
725.23(2)(a)(b)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
Flight Watch for Type A and B Air Operators
A-8 Does the air operator have on file the Transport Canada letter indicating that each Flight Dispatcher has successfully completed the two Transport Canada generic examinations. CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-9 Does the air operator have records on file for each Flight Dispatchers exercising operational control? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-10 Does the air operator have on file documentation that the check dispatcher has been approved by Transport Canada? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-11 Does the air operator have written approval for the Flight dispatcher training syllabus? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-12 Does the air operator's training courses consist of instruction in at least those subjects listed in the standard? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-13 Does the air operators operations manual specify the period of on job training required for each Flight Dispatcher and has this training been completed? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-14 Does the air operator provide cockpit familiarization training and has this been recorded in the appropriate file? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-15 Does the air operator have a check dispatcher acceptable to Transport Canada and meet the standards outline in? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-16 Does the air operator have an approved recurrent training program in accordance with the applicable standard? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-17 Does the air operator have a requalification program as outlined in the applicable standard and are records available for any Flight Dispatchers in this category? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-18 Has the air operator provided training and maintained records of any new sector training within the operational control system? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-19 Has the air operator provided training and records for any new equipment transition training? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-20 Do all Flight Dispatcher's have valid Radio telephone Operators Restricted Certification? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-21 Do all the certified Flight Dispatchers meet the minimum age requirement? CASS 725.124(28) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-22 Does the Flight Dispatcher maintain current information on the progress of flights? CASS 725.20(5)(a) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-23 Does the flight watch continue until the completion of the flight? CASS 725.20(5)(b)  ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-24 Are in-flight reports directed to the flight dispatcher performing flight watch? CASS 725.20(5) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-25 Is there adequate personnel available to maintain flight watch during the air operators flight schedule? CASS 725.20(1)(a) ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
Flight Following for Type C and D Air Operators
A-26 Are the standards of training and qualifications for the individual described in the operations manual? CASS 722.76(1)
723.98
724.115
725.124
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-27 Is the person qualified to respond to the requests from the pilot in command of an aircraft? CASS 723.16(1)
724.15(1)
725.20(4)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-28 Does the flight follower distribute meteorological and operational information without analysis or interpretation? CASS 723.16(1)
724.15(1)(g)
725.20(4)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-29 Is the flight following system adequate for all hours during which aircraft are flown? CASS 722.12(5)
723.16(1)
724.15(1)
725.20(1)
725.124(29)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-30 Has the flight follower received training in the subjects outlined in the standards? CASS 722.12(5)(6)
723.16(1)
724.15(1)
725.20(4)(b)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-31 Does the flight follower monitor the air operators flights from commencement to termination and any intermediate stops? CASS 722.12(4)
723.16(1)(d)
724.15((1)(g)
725.20(4)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-32 Is there a procedure for the pilot in command to pass messages concerning landings and departures to the flight follower? CASS 723.16(1)(f)
725.20(2)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-33 Does the air operator's dispatch release system follow the procedures as outlined in the standard? CASS 722.12(3)
724.15(1)(d)
725.20(1)(d)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C
A-34 If aircraft are operated in sparsely settled areas are two way communications available at all times?   ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) NA
( ) N/C

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