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Pilot Ground School, 2nd Quarter, 2015

  Flight Suit Nametags: nametags4u.com          Flight Computer Booklet
16 OctReview test results; 4-a-day #4; T-Instruments; Altimeter PowerPoint
18 Oct
Latitude-longitude class exercise; Clicker Review #3; Civil War Reenactment tbd
20 Oct Fly Simulator #2; 4-a-day #5Rocky Mountain ILS
24 Oct


26/30 Oct

 4-a-day #7Simulator # 3 Quiz Due; Clicker: Wake turbulence; or try this video (start about 3 minutes in)

1 NovStability (Ch 3, Sec B), Stalls; Spins;  4-a-day #5 (requires ILS handout)
3 Nov tbd
7 Nov

4 Forces;  (finish Ch 3, Sec A); Drag, Wind Tunnels; Planforms, Angle of Incidence; Flaps; Drag
4-a-day #6 Ch 3, Sec C; Clicker on Aerodynamics; Finish up Chapter 3; Aviation News

9 NovAir Force Simulator available??? (TSgt Lacy Johnson)  Stability (Ch 3, Sec B); 
13 Nov G-forces; review
15 Nov Finalize Ch 3, Maneuvering Aerodynamics
17 Nov FAA Test, Ch 3Aerodynamics Review Activity
21 Nov 4-a-day #6 (True Heading);  Begin Chapter 4 Ch 4, Sec A:  Safety of Flight
23-24 Nov THANKSGIVING BREAK - No School

28 Nov

Ch 4, Sec B; Airports (traffic pattern discussion and video from ERAU) 

Review Test;  4-a-day #9; Introduce Flight Planning Exercise; Homework: Read Ch 4 Sec C

30 Nov Flight Planning Exercise
4 Dec Finish Flight Planning Exercise; VFR Sectional Quiz
6 Dec

 Start & Finish Ch 4, Sec C; Discuss Flight Levels; 3 Aeronautical Charts Symbols; Runway Safety video

8 Dec

  Santa's Flight; JROTC Christmas Party tbd

12 Dec  FAA Test, Ch 4, Sec A & C (62 questions); 
14 Dec  tbd
 18 Dec 

AIRPORT TOUR:  Bring a sack lunch!  Depart at the bell for the ARFF


 20 Dec FAA Test, Ch 4, Sec C
  tbd Field trip to new Hospital Helicopter; Nate Porter, 435-251-1000 4-a-day #10;
  tbd Tour of SkyWest HQ; Wayne Wignall;
  tbd Corporate Jet Simulator; Mark Gubler, 632-1279

Fly with Eagles ; Ch 9, Sec A; Clicker on Flight Computer; 

Multi-Part Flight Computer Problems