Flight Training Lesson 5

1.2 Hours Dual; Pre/Post Flight Discussion 1.0 Hours

by Philip Greenspun and Kasim Te; revised November 2008

Developed for students at East Coast Aero Club which operated under FAR Part 141 from July 2008 through July 2010.

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This lesson introduces GPS from an instructional perspective. The instructor will simulate a student and the CFII-H candidate will simulate teaching using a GPS receiver as a primary means of navigation on an instrument flight terminating with a GPS instrument approach.



Study Assignments

Completion Standards

During GPS navigation, the CFII-H candidate should demonstrate accurate CDI interpretation and tracking, and apply proper correction to maintain the course, allowing no more than three-quarter-scale deflection of the CDI while simultaneously explaining procedures. The candidate should also maintain an altitude of ±100 feet and airspeed of ±10 knots during tracking.

Instructor's Evaluation and Recommendations:

Flight Training Record, Lesson 5

Any deviations from the completion standards should be noted in the previous section. After completing an item in the Elements section, place a check mark next to that item.

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