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b. Three consecutive unsatisfactory events
in the same stage, not including XX87 events.
Criteria for an IPC/R are:
Following an RRU.
Following two academic test failures.
Receiving an OLQ unsatisfactory.
3. Operations Officer or above may direct an
IPC/F or IPC/R when the student's:
a. Potential to complete MPTS is in doubt.
(See paragraph 8d, failure to meet specific goals of SMS.)
Officer-like qualities are inadequate.
Passing returns the student to normal
Failing results in an FPC.
5. IPC IPs. The Operations Officer or his
representative designated in writing, usually a standardization
pilot, will administer the IPC. Neither a student's on-wing nor
the IP that generated the UNSAT grade resulting in the IPC shall
administer the IPC. A qualified IPC check pilot shall monitor
an IPC conducted in a simulator. The Squadron IPC IP is
responsible for making a "return to training" or "continue the
elimination process" recommendation to the Squadron CO.
(c) FPC. The following defines when to conduct an
FPC, FPC outcomes, and FPC Check Pilots.
Criteria for an FPC/F are:
Following a failed IPC/F.
b. If the conditions requiring an IPC/F
exist and the student has already accomplished an IPC/F.