Welcome to Dixie Air Force JROTC

Pilot Ground School - 3rd Quarter 2017    
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 Practice Test

   Worksheet

AOPA Flight Scholarship Application - due May 19th 2017! 

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  Student Pilot INFO Packet      Aircraft Rental Agreement 
5 Jan

 GUEST SPEAKER:  tbd (Denny Berg, SR-71 Pilot)

9 Jan   Hypoxia Training at tbd (Airport) 
11 Jan
 Clicker; Intro to Ch 4 Sec D: Airspace
15 Jan  MLK DAY - NO SCHOOL!

16 Jan

 Classes E, F & G and Special Use; 4-a-day #9
18 Jan
Airspace Flash Cards; Class B, C & D Airspace; Build Class B airspace model
22 JanFinish Special Use Airspace and WX minimums
24 Jan  Review & FAA Exam Ch 4, Sec D, AIRSPACE
26 Jan Review Airspace Test Results; Begin Ch 5, Communications
30 Jan 4-a-day #12Violating Airspace; Video on Communications, Part 1
1 Feb

Mon, 1 Feb - MINIMUM DAY?? - Satellite Schools don't come to JROTC; makeup work for others
ATC Live Feed

5 Feb Finish Ch 5, Communications, Video Part 2; "Say It Right" Communications; NOTAMS & NOTAM Search

7 Feb

Finish Communications; Radius of Action, or: "BINGO FUEL" calculations; Review Test

9 Feb FAA Exam Ch 5, COMMUNICATIONS; 
13 Feb Begin Ch 6, WX, Sec A  Acronymn Quiz
15 FebCh 6, Sec A, Basic WX Theory, Whicker Clicker Pre-test; Review flight computer functions; 
20 Feb Helo Flights! 4-a-day #13Winds graphic displayContinue with WX; Microburst LIVE!  Delta 191
22 Feb Ch 6, Sec B, WX Patterns; PowerPoint; Cloud Matching Game

26 Feb

4-a-day #17 (Multi-Part Problems); Ch 6, TEST

28 Feb Flight computer review
2 Mar
 Sign up for FAA Online Practice Tests; Ch 7, Sec A, WX Forecasting
6 Mar Progress Test on Flight Computer
 
tb Ch 7, Sec B, Printed WX Reports
  
 

Ch 7, Sec C & D, Graphic WX Products and Sources of WX Info 

Private Pilot Sim Lesson #2 due - Steep Turns; FAA Test, Ch 7, WX Data (Sec A,B,C,D - 68 's)

8 Mar
 Make-up Day
Mon-Fri, 12-1 Mar
 SPRING BREAK - HAVE FUN!!!
Mon/Tue 17-18 Mar 
 tbd Diamond Katana Aircraft & Barany Chair
 Introduce Practice FAA Online Tests worksheet; Exam: Ch 6, Meteorology (WX), Sec A,B,C (68 q's)
  
  CNX:  SkyWest Airlines Field Trip (bring a lunch); 
  4-a-day #144-a-day #15;
 Interesting Videos:

 STOL comp; Tugs will soon be obsolete; Chinese bat flyers; Glider connection 
St George Airport LayoutFuture AirspaceSonic Booms;

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HIGHLIGHTS

Ha'aheo's video tribute to Colonel Whicker
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