ERIC Number: ED102389
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
Private and Commercial Pilot: Ligher-Than-Air Airship. Flight Test Guide. (Part 61 Revised).
Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC. Flight Standards Service.
The flight test guide assists the applicant and his instructor in preparing for the flight test for the Private or Commercial Pilot Certificate with a Lighter-Than-Air Category and Airship Class Rating under Part 61 (revised) of Federal Aviation Regulations. It contains information and guidance concerning pilot operations, procedures, and maneuvers relevant to the flight test required for those certificates. They are: preflight operations; ground operation; takeoffs and landings; straight-and-level flight, climbs, descents, and turns; precision flight maneuvers; navigation; emergency operations; maneuvering by reference to instruments (commercial); preparing and filing IFR (Instrument Flight Rules) flight plans and complying with IFR clearances (commercial); IFR radio navigation (commercial); instrument approaches (commercial); and emergencies IFR (commercial). A suggested flight test checklist is included listing items concerning the acceptability of the airship, items of personal equipment, and necessary personal records. (AG)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Aviation Administration (DOT), Washington, DC. Flight Standards Service.