Solo Check Out Exam for Cessna 150 - List the following speeds_

Document Sample
Solo Check Out Exam for Cessna 150 - List the following speeds_ Powered By Docstoc
					                                  Solo Checkout Exam
                                                Cessna 150/172
     Name: ______________________               Date: _____________          CFI: ________________ Airport: _________

Instructions: Use a separate piece of paper. All POH’s can be found free online to assist in completing this
Checkout exam. Our insurance requires this be on file for each type aircraft (e.g. Cessna 150, 172, 172RG)
Personal Information:
    1.    What will be your primary reason for renting Airwolf’s airplanes? (e.g. business, pleasure, currency, flight
    2.    What airspace to you think you’ll be flying into/out of most?
    3.    What’s your personal maximum cross wind minimums?
    4.    What are your personal ceiling & visibility minimums? (Airwolf planes are not allowed to be rented for flight into known
           IFR conditions unless an Airwolf CFI is onboard without WRITTEN permission from Michele or Cyndy)
    5.     How will you obtain weather, TFR, and pertinent flight information prior to flight?

Airspace, Weather, & General questions:
    1. While in the Traffic pattern at TPA, what airspace are you in at this airport?
    2. What is the minimum Cloud Clearance & Visibility required to depart / land under VFR at this airport?
        Day:                                          Night:
    3. What class airspace is it on the ground at this airport?
    4. How can you get Enroute weather?
    5. What is the Flight Watch Frequency?
    6. How do you know if you can listen & receive on the same frequency to a FSS?
    7. How do you know if the traffic patter is left or right pattern?
    8. Who would you file a flight plan with in this area?
    9. Who would you open/close a flight plan with in this area?
    10. Who would you file a PIREP with in this area?
    11. What is considered a LEGAL flight briefing?
List the following speeds: List Cessna 150 first, then Cessna 172
    1.     Vx ________/________
    2.     Vy ________/________
    3.     Va ________/________
    4.     Vfe ________/________
    5.     Vso ________/________
    6.     Vs ________/________
    7.     Vne ________/________
    8.     Best Glide ________/________
    9.     Normal Approach ________/________
    10. Short Field Approach ________/________
    11. Maximum Demonstrated Crosswind ________/________
    12. Stall speed in the landing configuration at gross weight in a 30 degree bank? ________/________
    13. How far can you glide at 5000 feet AGL? ________/________
Weight & Balance Information:
   1.    Basic Empty Weight ________/________
   2.    Maximum Takeoff Weight ________/________
   3.    Useful Load ________/________
   4.    Maximum Baggage Weight Allowed ________/________
Weight & Balance Problem for Cessna 150:
   1.    You and your 170 lb passenger and full fuel.
   2.    Is the weight within limits? ________
   3.    How much baggage can you carry? ________
   4.    Is the CG within limits? _________
   5.    Where is the CG? Circle One: Forward / Center / Aft?
   6.    What effects will this type CG have on your flight?
                               Solo Checkout Exam
                                           Cessna 150/172
     Name: ______________________          Date: _____________        CFI: ________________ Airport: _________

Weight & Balance Problem for Cessna 172:
   7.    You and your 170 lb passenger up front and 170 lb passenger in the rear and full fuel.
   8.    Is the weight within limits? ________
   9.    How much baggage can you carry? ________
   10. Is the CG within limits? _________
   11. Where is the CG? Circle One: Forward / Center / Aft?
   12. What effects will this type CG have on your flight?

What are the recommended takeoff/landing procedures for these aircraft?
Cessna 150/Cessna 172
    1.   Normal
    2.   Crosswind
    3.   Short field
    4.   Soft field
Performance Chart Calculations:
Max Gross weight                               5000 ft. pressure altitude
96 degree F                                    5 knot headwind
    1.   Takeoff Roll ________/________
    2.   Dist to clear 50’ obstacle ________/________
    3.   Landing Roll ________/________
    4.   Landing Distance over 50’ obstacle________/________
Fuel & Oil:
   1.    What is the fuel capacity? Total: ________/________ gallons Useable: ________/________ gallons
   2.    What is the minimum octane fuel this aircraft can use? ________/________
   3.    At 75% power at 5000’ and standard temperature, what is the:
         fuel burn per hour ________/________ ; TAS ________/________ ; RPM ________/________
   4.    How long can you fly with full tanks and land with VFR night reserve under these conditions? _______/_______
   5.    How many fuel drains are there on each aircraft? ________/________ Where are they located?
   6.    When is fuel taken from the drains?
   7.    What is the recommended grade and type of oil, where is this information found? ________/________
   8.    What is the minimum operating oil level? ________/________
General Questions:
   1.    What documents must the pilot carry with him/her?
   2.    Who is responsible for determining that the aircraft is airworthy before flight?
   3.    What documents must be onboard the aircraft for the aircraft to be airworthy?
   4.    What inspections & checks must be logged in the aircraft logbooks for the aircraft to be airworthy?
   5.    What effect does a lower aircraft weight have on maneuvering speed?
   6.    How do you detect carburetor icing?
   7.    What conditions are the most conducive to carburetor icing?
   8.    Are today’s conditions conducive to carburetor icing? ____________________ Why or why not?
   9.    What does excessive RPM loss after applying carburetor heat during run-up indicate?
   10. What does an excessive RPM loss during mag checks indicate?
   11. What is the recommended go-around procedure?
   12. What is the indication of alternator failure?
   13. What would you do if you had a high oil temperature and low oil pressure reading during flight?
   14. What should you do if a door opens during takeoff?
   15. What actions should be performed if engine loss occurs during takeoff?
   16. What is the recommended procedure if you must land or take off in a tailwind?
   17. What is the emergency COMM frequency?
   18. What is the emergency squawk code?
                         Solo Checkout Exam
                                   Cessna 150/172
    Name: ______________________   Date: _____________   CFI: ________________ Airport: _________

Add-on, Cessna 150/172 already on file.
2. What is the horsepower rating?___________
3. What is the total fuel capacity with normal tanks? _______
Bottom of fuel filler collar? ________
4. What is the approved fuel grade(s)? _________ Fuel Color(s)? _______
5. Where are the fuel drains located? ______________________________
6. When should the fuel tanks be drained? __________________________
7. How should the fuel selector valve be positioned when refueling? ______
Why? _______________________________________________________
8. When is the auxiliary fuel pump used? ___________________________
9. How should the fuel selector valve be positioned for takeoff and landing? _________
Why? ___________________________________________________________
10. What is the maximum cruise performance fuel burn in gallons per hour? _________
11. What is the total oil capacity? ___________________________________________
12. What is the prescribed oil quantity for normal flights? ________________________
13. What is the proper grade of oil for OAT (outside air temperature):
Between 30F and 90F? For above 60F? __________________________________
14. What is the standard empty weight for our Cessna 172RG? ___________________
15. What is the maximum takeoff weight? ____________________________________
16. What is the useful load? ______________________________________________
17. Payload with full fuel? ________________________________________________
18 What is the total combined weight capacity in the baggage compartment? ________
19. How much fuel can you carry with a front seat payload of 340 lbs., rear seat
payload of 300 lbs., and 80 lbs. of baggage? _______________________________
20. What is the maximum crosswind velocity? __________________
Questions 22-25 Refer to the airspeed indicator and/or tachometer.
21. What is the meaning of the green arc? ____________________________________
22. What is the range of the green arc? ______________________________________
23. What is the maximum engine speed in RPM? ______________________________
24. How are the maximum engine and air speeds indicated? _____________________
25. What are the following recommended airspeeds in KIAS (or MPH)
Flaps Airspeed ________
Normal takeoff/ climb: Up ________
Normal landing: Up ________
Normal landing: Down ________
En route climb, sea level: Up ________
Short-field takeoff/ climb: Up ________
Normal Approach to Land: Up ________
Short-field landing: Down ________
                         Solo Checkout Exam
                                   Cessna 150/172
    Name: ______________________   Date: _____________   CFI: ________________ Airport: _________

Best rate-of-climb (Vy) at sea level: ________
Best angle-of-climb (Vx) at sea level: ________
Maximum flap extension 10(Vfe10): ________
Maximum flap extension full (Vfe): ________
Stall speed, clean (Vs): ________
Stall speed, full flaps (Vso): ________
Maximum landing gear operating speed (Vlo): ________
Best glide speed: ________
Best glide speed flap setting: ________
Maneuvering speed, gross weight (Va): ________
Never exceed speed (Vne): ________
26. What speed should be maintained when penetrating turbulent air and why? ______
27. What is maneuvering speed (Va) at 1,850 lbs.? ____________________________
28. As gross weight increases, what happens to maneuvering speed? _____________
29. How many flap settings are there, and how are they operated? _______________
30. What is the flap setting and airspeed for a Soft field takeoff? _________________
Short field landing? ____________________________________________________
31. When will the stall horn sound? ________________________________________
When will the gear horn sound? ________________________________________
32. How do you detect carburetor ice? ______________________________________
How do you clear carburetor ice? __________________________________________
33. How do you detect an alternator malfunction? _____________________________
34. How do you restore electrical power with an alternator malfunction? ____________
35. What do you do if you cannot restore the alternator? ________________________
36. Where is the alternative static source located? _____________________________
37. What is the procedure for a balked landing (go around)? ______________________
45. What is the procedure for engine failure immediately after takeoff? ______________
38. Why is it important to lock the engine primer after use? _______________________
39. What aircraft documents must be on board the aircraft during flight? ____________
40. What is the range in zero wind, 65% power at 4,000 ft., standard temperature, 44
gallons usable fuel, and 45 minutes reserve fuel? ___________________________
41. What is the hourly fuel consumption (lean mixture) at 4,000 ft pressure altitude,
standard temperature, and 75% power? __________________________________
42. What is the power setting, fuel consumption, and TAS (true airspeed) with
maximum gross weight at 8,000 ft, 75% power and standard temperature? _______
43. Figure the takeoff distance for a short-field takeoff at maximum weight, a
pressure altitude of 3,000 ft., and a temperature of 20C. _____________________
44. Work the weight and balance configuration for full fuel, weight of pilot and front
                          Solo Checkout Exam
                                    Cessna 150/172
    Name: ______________________    Date: _____________   CFI: ________________ Airport: _________

passenger of 300 lbs., rear passenger weighing 150 lbs., and baggage of 100
lbs. _______________________________________________________________
45. When are cowl flaps used? _____________________________________________
46. How do you interpret the cockpit gear position indicator? _____________________
47. What is the proper leaning technique? ____________________________________
48. What are the steps for manual gear extension? _____________________________
49. What will be the effect of loss of oil pressure on propeller pitch and RPM? ________
50. What is the voltage of the electrical system? ____________________
51. What is the effect (danger) of loading an airplane aft of C.G. limits? _____________

Shared By: