Flight Training Lesson 17

2.0 Hours Dual; Pre/Post Flight Discussion 1.25 Hours

by Philip Greenspun and Kasim Te; revised January 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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During this lesson, the student will review IFR cross-country procedures. Emergency situations are introduced to familiarize the student with the appropriate operating procedures. The emergencies will be discussed and simulated during a short cross-country flight, under IFR, to a nearby non-towered airport, with two approaches total. The student will obtain a clearance by telephone at the non-towered airport, with void time.




Completion Standards

The student should display an understanding of the procedures involved in cross-country planning, filing IFR flight plans and obtaining IFR clearances. The student will demonstrate a sound understanding of the procedures used in the various emergency situations.

Instructor's Evaluation and Recommendations:

Flight Training Record, Lesson 17

Any deviations from the completion standards should be noted in previous section. After completing a maneuver listed under Introduction, place a check mark next to that maneuver. Assign grades of Above Standard, Meets Standard, or Below Standard to maneuvers listed under Review.

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