10 March 2003
AIRWAYS NAVIGATION AND NIGHT FAMILIARIZATION
1. Airways Navigation Stage. Enable the student to navigate a
jet aircraft from takeoff to landing via airways and in terminal
traffic control regulations. It is highly recommended that AN
flights be conducted outside the local flying areas to the
maximum extent possible. AN-12X is a standard instrument check
Includes: Emergency Procedures simulator (EP-06S), Instrument
Rating Flight Procedures (IRFP-01 through IRFP-04X), and Airways
Navigation simulators and flights (AN-01S through AN-12X).
Two out and in flights (outside the local area) are
required in the AN syllabus prior to AN-12X. (A cross-
country with at least four legs may be substituted for
Jacket review and successful completion of instrument
examinations (IRFP-03X and IRFP-04X) are required prior
to AN-12X. IRFP-03X is a paper/pencil open-book test
and IRFP-04X is a CAI examination.
2. Night Familiarization Stage. Develop the student's night
flying ability with emphasis on the instrument aspects of night
flying and night landing technique.
Includes: Night Familiarization Flight Procedures (NFAMFP-01
through NFAMFP-03X), Emergency Procedures simulator (EP-07S), and
Night Familiarization simulator and flights (NFAM-01S through
A day or night front seat landing within the previous 2
days is a prerequisite for night solo flight.
All night flights shall takeoff no earlier than 30
minutes after official sunset.
Night solo flights require an operating radar altimeter.
Jacket review required prior to check flight.