SFO-9a Flight and Duty Times - 702


PRE-AUDIT
P-1 Does the air operator have a system described in the company operations manual detailing the flight duty time and rest periods of each flight crew member? 700.14(1)
702.91(1)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
P-2 Are procedures for notifying the company of flight duty time extensions resulting from unforeseen operational circumstances specified in the Company Operations Manual? 720.17(1)(b)
722.94(1)(b)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
P-3 Are procedures to ensure that flight crew members on reserve comply with the standards specified in the Company Operations Manual. 700.21(2)
702.98(2)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
FLIGHT TIME LIMITATIONS
A-1 Do all flight crew member flight times fall within the following maximum total flight times?
  • 1,200 hours in any consecutive 365 days
  • 300 hours in any 90 consecutive days
  • 120 hours in any 30 consecutive days
  • 60 hours in any 7 consecutive days
  • single pilot IFR-8 hours in any consecutive 24 hours
700.15(1)
702.91(1)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
Extension authorized in AOC
A-2 for any 6 non-overlapping periods of 30 consecutive days within a 365 consecutive day period;
  • 150 hours in any consecutive 30 days
  • 210 hours in any consecutive 42 days
  • 450 hours in any consecutive 90 days
  • 900 hours in any consecutive 180 days
    accumulated 30, 42 and 90 consecutive day flight times may be reset to zero if the flight crew member is provided with at least 5 consecutive days free from all duty
  • 1200 hours in any consecutive 365 days
720.15(1)
722.92(1)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
A-3 Heli-logging
  • 120 hours in any consecutive 30 days
  • 150 hours in any 30 consecutive days for two pilot helicopters
  • 1200 hours in any consecutive 365 days
720.15(2)
722.92(2)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
FLIGHT DUTY TIME LIMITATIONS AND REST PERIODS
A-4 Do any flight crew member duty times exceed 14 consecutive hours within in flight duty time is authorized in the AOC refer to A-7 700.16
702.93
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
A-5 Has the air operator provided flight crew members with the minimum rest period? i.e., not less than eight consecutive hours of sleep in suitable accommodation, time to travel to and from that accommodation and time for personal hygiene and meals 700.16(3)
702.93(2)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
A-6 Split duty day
flight duty time may be extended by one-half the length of the rest period to a maximum of three hours
  • Did the operator provide the flight crew member with advance notice of the extension?
  • Was a minimum of 4 consecutive hours of uninterrupted rest provided in suitable accommodations?
  • Was the subsequent minimum rest period increased by an amount at least equal to the extension of flight duty time?
700.16(5)
702.93(4)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
FDT Extension authorized in AOC 700.16(7)
702.93(6)
 
A-7 For any 6 non-overlapping periods of 30 consecutive days within a 365 consecutive day period, flight duty time may be extended to 15 consecutive hours
  • Was the minimum rest period increased by one hour? or
  • Did the maximum flight time exceed eight hour in any 24 consecutive hours?
720.16(1)
722.93(1)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
A-8 Aerial Applications
The maximum flight duty time may be extended for a split flight duty assignment
  • Did the total flight duty time exceed 14 hours in 24 consecutive hours?
  • Did the flight crew member have the opportunity to obtain (in suitable accommodations) at least 9 hours sleep in any 24 consecutive hours where one of the rest periods allowed 5 hours sleep between 20:00 and 06:00 local time?
  • Did the flight crew member receive 5 periods of 24 hours time free from duty within each 30 consecutive day period?
720.16(5)
722.93(2)
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
UNFORESEEN OPERATIONAL CIRCUMSTANCES
A-9 Flight and duty time limitations may be extended by up to 3 consecutive hours.
  • Was the minimum rest period increased by an amount at least equal to the extension to flight duty?
  • Did the PIC to notify air operator of the reason for extension?
  • Did the company retain the notifications?
720.17
722.94
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
TIME FREE FROM DUTY
A-10 Were flight crew members provided with the following time free from duty:
  • 24 consecutive hours 13 times within each 90 consecutive days?
  • 24 consecutive hours 3 times within each 30 consecutive days?

    time free from duty is time where the crew member is not engaged in ANY activities related to the company including training, meetings, ground school, repositioning, or the carriage of a pager or reserve duty

700.19
702.96
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
A-11 Were flight crew members on call provided with
  • one period of at least 36 consecutive hours within each 7 consecutive days, or
  • one period of at least 3 calendar days within each 17 consecutive days?
  ( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C
TIME FREE FROM DUTY - AUTHORIZATION IN AOC
  This item applies to flights operated under 702, 703, DHC-6 aircraft and helicopters not conducting a scheduled passenger service, and to heli-logging    
A-12 Where authorized in the AOC, were the following complied with in lieu of 24 consecutive hours 3 times within each 30 consecutive days:
  • Was the maximum duty assignment period 42 days following 5 consecutive periods of 24 hours free from duty?
  • Was the flight crew member provided 5 consecutive periods of 24 consecutive hours free from duty following any assignment that exceeded 27 consecutive days?
720.19
722.96
( ) OK
( ) FINDING
( ) N/A
( ) N/C

Items Certified - Completed by: ____________________________________

Regulatory references in italics indicate the new regulatory reference following CARs FDT amendments anticipated late 2000/early 2001.

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