TARGET PATTERN PROCEDURESVOICE PROCEDURES
12. Who makes the call to initiate position calls in the pattern?
ANSWER: The pilot coming off target makes the call.
List, in the order of occurrence, the three positions in the weapons delivery pattern where radio
position calls are required.
Abeam (or interval position), with fuel state
Make a sample transmission of a required radio position call for each of the weapons pattern
positions in the order they would occur around the weapons delivery pattern.
(off target) Ones off, safe.
(interval position, with fuel state) Fours crosswind/prior/abeam/past/approaching, 1.6.
(roll-in) Twos in hot/cold/Winchester.
RETURNING FROM THE TARGETHUNG ORDNANCE APPROACH
15. In a formation hung ordnance approach, each aircraft flies its own course to the field. True or
ANSWER: False. All aircraft follow leads flight path.
RETURNING FROM THE TARGETDEARMING
16. During dearming, you may keep your hands in the cockpit. True or false?
ANSWER: False. Let the ground crew see them just as during arming activities.
17. List three reasons to abort a run.
Any three of the following:
Off dive parameters
Unsafe conditions in flight (simo run, instrument error, unauthorized aircraft in target area)
Unsafe conditions on ground
Directed by RSO
Close interval (simo run)
Suspected instrument error