11 Apr 06
CARRIER QUALIFICATION PHASE II
OBJECTIVE. Prepare the student for carrier-based operations in
swept wing aircraft with emphasis on pattern, interval, power
control, attitude control, airspeed control, glideslope control,
corrections, and carrier sense. Performance events/flights are
designed to perfect student skills in preparation for a field
qualification and two qualification flights at the ship.
Includes: Carrier Qualification Flight Procedures (CQFP-04
through CQFP-06X), Emergency Procedures simulator (EP-09S), and
Carrier Qualification simulator and flights (CQ-01S through
CQ-17X). CQFP-05 is the Ship's Brief.
CQ-03 shall be flown within two weeks prior to CQ-04.
EP-09S will be flown after completion of CQFP-04 and
prior to CQ-16X.
A maximum of three CQ flights may be scheduled in one
A day or night front seat landing within the previous
three calendar days is a prerequisite for a night CQ
All CQ night flights shall take off no earlier than
30 minutes after official sunset; Night CQ shall not be
flown before CQ-06.
Night solo flights require an operating radar
Prior to completion of the E-2/C-2 Advanced Flight
syllabus, the student must fly three night FCLPs under
LSO talkdown passes may be flown anytime after CQ-07
but prior to CQ-16X.
Fourteen graded passes, of which, 10 will be traps, are
required to complete CQ-17X.
CQ-17X will weigh 50 percent of CQ stage; FCLP-01S,
FCLP-02S, CQ-01S, and CQ-02S will weigh 12.5 percent;
and all remaining FCLP/CQ will weight 37.5 percent of
the stage grade.
Jacket review required prior to check flights.