# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

11-248 Ch8
n/a
20
Aviation
Professional
04/26/2012

Term
 True or false: for off station ops, always have a ground observer and fire bottle available for engine starts
Definition
 true(149)
Term
 Determine cruising altitude based on leg length. As a guide, use __ percent of the distance for cruise altitude
Definition
 10(149)
Term
 form 70: As a starting point, use __ pounds for start, taxi, and takeoff (STTO).
Definition
 50(150)
Term
 form 70: Use a double-entry climb calculation if field elevation is more than ____ feet
Definition
 5,000(150)
Term
 form 70: Level-off distance approximately equals _____
Definition
 level-off altitude (up to FL 250)(150)
Term
 form 70: Use approximately __ minutes and ___ pounds for initial penetration and approach.
Definition
 15; 100(150)
Term
 form 70: Use approximately __ pounds and __ minutes for subsequent approaches if being vectored to final.
Definition
 50; 10(150)
Term
 In general, the minimum WX to takeoff and land under VFR is a ____ feet ceiling and __ miles visibility
Definition
 1,500; 3(154)
Term
 DR is flight on a calculated course for a specified _____ and _____.
Definition
 airspeed; time(154)
Term
 true or false: for a VFR departure, a flight plan is required but an ATC clearance for the route of flight is not required
Definition
 true. A radio call to ground or tower controllers stating direction of flight and initial altitude may be sufficient before VFR departure(154)
Term
 if lost on VFR route, follow what 3 Cs?
Definition
 Climb, Conserve, Confess(156)
Term
 In the T-6, operation at or below _____ feet AGL is considered low-level navigation
Definition
 3,000(156)
Term
 The goal of low-level navigation is to...
Definition
 fly a selected ground track and arrive at a designated time over target.(156)
Term
 Normally plan to use what groundspeed for low level missions?
Definition
 210(156)
Term
 on a low level sortie what is an initial point and how far from the target should it be?
Definition
 an easily identifiable point used to fine tune navigation and increase the probability of target acquisition; 1 to 3 minutes(157)
Term
 Compute an emergency route abort altitude (ERAA) for the planned portion of the low-level route and clearly annotate it for easy in-flight reference. Compute this altitude to provide _____ feet (_____ feet "mountainous"[FLIP]) clearance above the highest obstacle within __ NM either side of the route
Definition
 1,000; 2,000; 25(158)
Term
 on a low level, maneuver to hit the entry point on the correct first leg heading. Use _______ to initiate timing. Regardless of the timing or cadence of the calls, ____ always follows the second _____
Definition
Term
 Start trying to identify turn points about __ to __ minutes out
Definition
 1 to 1.5(159)
Term
 For every second early or late, increase or decrease indicated airspeed by 1 knots, and hold that change for the number of minutes equal to the NMs per minute you are flying.
Definition
 1(160)
Term
 The first reaction to any emergency encountered at low level is to...
Definition
 abort the route and climb as high as necessary (at least to the ERAA) to safely analyze the situation.(160)
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