Carrier Qualification Shipboard Procedures
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Carrier qualification is the most demanding and memorable phase
of training. Successful carrier operations requires more than just
flying the ball. You must know the procedures for flying to the
ship, operating on and around it, and returning to base safely.
Landing a T-45 aboard the carrier will be the pinnacle of your
training. This lesson will give you the background for procedural
and emergency simulators.
This lesson will give you the basic flight, deck and emergency
procedures for CQ.
This lesson covers the following topics:
Carrier marshal pattern
Approaches to the ship
Carrier pattern/landing procedures
Normal departure procedures
Emergency/safety of flight