Lesson 13

LESSON 13
DUAL-STAGE CHECK

SEQUENCE:
1. Preflight Orientation
2. Flight
3. Postflight Evaluation

LESSON OBJECTIVE:

During this stage check, the Chief Instructor, the designated Assistant Chief, or another designated instructor evaluates the student’s solo abilities to depart the traffic pattern area on future flights.

CONTENT:

Oral

  •        Determining Performance and Limitations
  •        Weight and Balance
  •        Wake Turbulence Avoidance
  •        Airplane Systems
  •        Certificates and Documents
  •        Basic Aerodynamics

Flight

  •        Engine Starting
  •        Radio Communications
  •        Taxi
  •        Pre-Takeoff Check
  •        Normal Takeoff and Climb
  •        Crosswind Takeoff and Climb
  •        Traffic Pattern Operations
  •        Collision Avoidance Precautions
  •        Flight at Slow Airspeeds with Realistic Distractions
  •        Recognition and Recovery from Stalls Entered from Level Flight and from Turns
  •        Normal Approach and Landing
  •        Emergency Operations

COMPLETION STANDARDS:

This lesson and Stage 1 are complete when the student can competently perform preflight duties and all other procedures necessary for the safe conduct of a solo flight in the local training area. Altitude will be maintained within +/-150 feet, headings within +/-15 degrees, and airspeed within +/-10 knots.

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