Ground Training Lesson 2

1.5 Hours Ground

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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The CFII-H candidate will develop and present a lesson plan on the pitot-static system, pressure flight instruments, and gyro flight instruments. This will include the normal operation, potential errors, and limitations. The instructor and candidate will discuss ways in which the lesson plan could be improved.


Completion Standards

By the end of this lesson, the CFII-H candidate will display, through oral examination, instructional knowledge of the pitot-static system, pressure flight instruments, and gyroscopic instruments.

Study Assignments

Instructor's Evaluation and Recommendations:

Ground Training Record, Lesson 2

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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