CASA CAAP 215-1(1)

CASA CAAP 215 -1(1) Guide to the preparation of operations manuals

Volume 1 – Policies and Procedures

Volume 2 – Aircraft Operations

Volume 3 – Routes and Aerodromes

Volume 4 – Training and Checking

 

 Volume 1 – Policies and Procedures

  • General Company Information:
    • Resources;
    • Operations Manual / Document Management System;
    • Record Keeping – Operational.
  • Operational Personnel:
    • Duties & Responsibilities;
    • Fatigue Risk Management System / Flight Time Limitations;
    • Medical – Drug & Alcohol Management Plan.
  • Safety Management System:
    • Safety Management System (SMS) Manuals;
    • Flight Data Analysis Program (FDAP);
    • Accident & Incident Procedures.
  • Dangerous Goods;
  • Security;
    • Aircraft Security;
    • Non-Company Observers; and
    • Flight-Crew & Control Security.

Volume 2 – Aircraft Operations

  • Flight Authorisations and Prohibitions;
  • Standard Operating Procedures;
    • Flight Planning and preparation;
    • Fuel / Battery Policy;
    • Ground Handling;
    • General Crew Procedures & Briefings.
  • Conducting Flight:
    • Pre-departure procedures;
    • Departure procedures;
    • En Route and Descent Procedures;
    • Approach and Landing Procedures; and
    • Adverse Weather Operations.
  • Special Operations:
    • Special Operations; and
    • Emergency Procedures.
  • Aircraft Administration:
    • System of maintenance and defect reporting;
    • Minimum Equipment List (MEL) and Configuration Deviation List (CDL).
  • Specific Aircraft Type Procedures:
    • Aircraft Performance.

Volume 3 – Routes and Aerodromes

  • Operations in different classes of airspace;
  • Routes; and
  • Aerodromes and Helicopter Landing sites.

Volume 4 – Training and Checking

  • Human Factors;
  • Threat and Error Management;
  • Crew and Resource Management;
  • Flying Training Organisation;
    • Functions and structure of the organisation.
  • Training Programs;
    • Training syllabi and checking programs;
    • Training and checking procedures.
    • Administrative Procedures.