27 June 2002
FAMILIARIZATION AND INSTRUMENTS
1. Familiarization Stage. Familiarize the student with normal
and emergency procedures in the aircraft with emphasis on system
operations, flight characteristics, and landing techniques.
Includes: Cockpit Orientation (CO-01 through CO-10), Aviation
Student Indoctrination (ASI-08), Emergency Flight Procedures
(EMFP-01 through EMFP-11X), Emergency Procedures simulators (EP-
01S through EP-06SX), Course Rules (CR-02 and CR-03X),
Familiarization Flight Procedures (FAMFP-01 through FAMFP-03X),
Familiarization simulators and flights (FAM-01S through FAM-18),
Out-of-Control Flight Procedures (OCFFP-01 and OCFFP-02X), OCF
simulator (OCF-01S), and NATOPS review and examinations (NATOPS-
01 through NATOPS-03X).
Each student will have a primary and secondary flight
instructor designated prior to FAM-08. Not more than
two off-wing, instructor events will be flown prior to
FAM solo flight. FAM-17X shall not be flown with
primary or secondary instructors.
Open-book and closed-book NATOPS examinations shall be
completed prior to FAM-17X. NATOPS instructions and
examinations are administered by the squadron and are
Student must have flown 1 Straight-in, 1 Abeam
and 1 Overhead PA prior to completion of FAM-
Practice PAs will be flown to a full stop only
FAM-15 may be flown any time after FAM-11, but prior
Must have flown 2 Straight-in PA's, 3 Overhead PA's, 4
Abeam PA's, and 5 breaks prior to completion of FAM-
Flights do not need to be incomplete for PAs provided
students meet requirements of Notes 3 and 6.