26 November 2002
CURRICULUM OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 8.19:
Lecture with handouts
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction, the student
will identify the different types of airborne weapons
and describe their physical characteristics.
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
Describe the physical characteristics of the SUU-25F/A
State the burn time and the candlepower of the LUU-2B
aircraft parachute flare.
State the purpose of a sonobouy.
State the sequence of events that occurs after the pilot
triggers the dispenser firing circuit to deploy a flare
from the flare dispenser.
State the position in which the stepper switch must be
prior to loading flares into the flare dispenser.
State the major advantage of the SUU-25F/A flare
dispenser over the SUU-44 dispenser.
State the safety precautions that must be observed when
working around flares.