Basic ASOS School: June 5-6, 2018 • Hyatt Atlanta Midtown • Atlanta, Georgia

Preliminary Agenda

Updated May 23, 2018; subject to change

 Monday, June 4, 2018
 
 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.                    Registration
 
 5:30 - 6:45 p.m.                    Welcome Reception
                                                 Location: TBD
 
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
 
7:15 - 8 a.m.    Registration and Continental Breakfast
     
8 - 8:30 a.m.   Opening Remarks
     
8:30 - 9 a.m. General Discussion Overview of Part 139
    Brief update of the Part 139 program.
     
9 - 10 a.m.   Airport Self-Inspection Program and the Airport Certification Manual
    Review of the Part 139 requirements for the airport self-inspection program and the airport certification manual.
     
10 - 10:15 a.m.   Part 139 Concepts Quiz
    This session is designed to test your recollection key compliance concepts for Part 139.
     
10:15 - 10:30 a.m.   Morning Break
     
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.    Airport Markings, Signs and Lighting
    Overview of airfield marking, lighting, and sign standards according to Part 139 and the Advisory Chairs. 
     
12-1 p.m. Lunch
     
1 - 1:30 p.m.    Airport Markings, Signs and Lighting (continued)
    Overview of airfield marking, lighting and sign standards according to Part 139 and the Advisory Circulars. 
     
1:30 - 2 p.m.    Airport Paved and Unpaved Safety Areas
    Overview of the standards for airfield safety areas for paved and unpaved surfaces within the Aircraft Operations Area (AOA) according to Part 139 and the Advisory Circulars. 
     
2 - 2:15 p.m.    Afternoon Break
     
2:15 - 3:15 p.m.   Pedestrian/Ground Vehicle Operations and Runway Incursion Prevention on Airports
    An overview of the standards for pedestrians and vehicles operating on or near runways, taxiways, and airfield safety areas. This includes proper communication practices within the Aircraft Operations Area (AOA) according to Part 139 and the Advisory Circulars. 
     
3:15 - 3:30 p.m.    Day 1 Wrap Up and Adjourn
     
3:30 - 3:45 p.m.   Bus Loading for Airport Tour
    Sponsored by: City of Atlanta Department of Aviation
     
3:45 - 5:45 p.m.     Airport Tour of Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport
     
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
     
7:30 - 8 a.m.   Continental Breakfast
     
8 - 9:15 a.m.   Airport Construction Safety Management
    Review of FAA construction standards and common problems found during FAA inspections for construction projects according to Part 139 and the Advisory Circulars. 
     
9:15 - 10:15 a.m.    Issuing NOTAMS: Airport Runway (Runway Condition Assessment Matrix - RCAM) and Field Condition Reporting 
    An overview of Part 139 and the Advisory Circular requirements for reporting and issuing NOTAMs for runway and field conditions.
     
10:15 - 10:30 a.m.   Morning Break
     
10:30 - 12 p.m.    Airport Wildlife Hazard Management
    Session is designed to address concepts for mitigating wildlife hazards on airports in accordance with Part 139, Advisory Circulars and approved Wildlife Hazard Management Plan.
     
12 - 1 p.m.     Lunch
     
1 - 1:45 p.m.    Airport Fuel Inspections and Safety Requirements
    Overview fuel safety practices and fuel inspection requirements accordance with Part 139 and Advisory Circulars. 
     
1:45 - 2 p.m.    Afternoon Break
     
2 - 2:45 p.m.   Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Requirements 
    This session reviews Part 139 ARFF requirements regarding ARFF Index requirements, response requirements and overall air carrier support. 
     
2:45 - 3:45 p.m.   Airport Emergency Planning, Management, and Response
     Discussion on how airports prepare, plan, and respond to different types of emergency scenarios that might affect an airport or its surroundings.
     
3:45 -4:30 p.m.     Part 139 Concepts Quiz Review
    This session will review the answers to key compliance concepts for Part 139.
     
4:30 - 5 p.m.     Surveys, Wrap up and Adjourn
     
     
     Thank You To Our Sponsors
     
    HOST AIRPORT
     
     
     FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION
     
     
    U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE