Lesson 2

Lesson 2 Name: Ground Operations       Lesson 2 Type:  Regular
  Lesson Description: Flight Lesson 2
  Lesson Objectives:
  • Review procedures and maneuvers introduced in Flight Lesson 1, especially preflight activities, ground operations, and attitude control during basic maneuvers using visual reference (VR).
  • Introduce additional procedures and maneuvers.
  • Emphasis will be on correct procedures for preflight and ground operations.
  Lesson Preflight 
  • Human factors concepts
  • Preflight activities
  • Minimum equipment list concept
  • Engine starting
  • Airport and runway marking and lighting
  • Ground operations, including crosswind taxiing
  • Collision avoidance precautions
  • Airspeed and configuration changes
  Lesson Completion 
  • Display increased proficiency in preflight activities, ground operations, and coordinated airplane attitude control.
  • Perform takeoffs with instructor assistance.
  • Be familiar with control usage necessary to maintain altitude within ±250 feet during airspeed and configuration changes.
  • Exhibit understanding of attitude control by visual reference (VR).
  Lesson Sub-Activities:
Introduce:     Traffic Patterns
Airport, Runwy, & Taxiwy Signs, Markings, & Lightg
Flight at Slow Airspeed
Forward Slips to Landing
Minimum Equipment List
Crosswind Taxi
Flight at Various Airspeeds / Confirg. Changes
Flight at Approach Speed
Descents in High & Low Drag Configurations
Review:     Certificates and Documents
Operation of Systems
Preflight Inspection
Engine Starting
Before Takeoff Check
After Landing, Parking, and Securing Procedures
Radio Communications and Light Signals
Straight-and-Level Flight
Climbs and Descents
Normal Takeoff and Climb
Normal Approach and Landing
Positive Exchange of Flight Controls Procedure
Use of Checklists
Airplane Servicing
Medium Banked Turns in Both Directions
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