Flight Training Lesson 33

2.0 Hours Solo Cross-Country; Pre/Post Flight Discussion 0.75 Hours

by Philip Greenspun and Kasim Te; revised August 2006

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 student will plan and execute his/her second solo cross-country flight to include at least two destinations chosen by the instructor.

This lesson should meet the requirements of FAR 61.109(c)(4)(ii): "One solo cross country flight of 100 nautical miles total distance, with landings at three points, and one segment of the flight being a straight-line distance of more than 25 nautical miles between the takeoff and landing locations".




Completion Standards

The student will plan the cross-counrty flight with no instructor assistance, and the instructor will review the plan for accuracy and make the appropriate logbook endorsements. The student will perform the planned cross-country flight and the instructor will determine how well the flight was conducted by oral examination and will check to be sure all required flight log entries have been made.

Instructor's Evaluation and Recommendations:

Flight Training Record, Lesson 33

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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