T-45C TS, ADV & IUT FamFP-02
Familiarization Flight Procedures
The conclusion to a well-flown flight is a perfect approach
and landing. In order to perform these maneuvers skill-
fully, you must fully comprehend the entire landing
The pattern, if flown correctly, leads to a good "start"
position in "the groove." A good start position will lead to
a good pass.
Good, consistent passes will lead to a successful carrier
qualification, and that earns you the designation of "car-
Upon completion of this lesson, you will know the proce-
dures and techniques for descents and landings.
This lesson covers:
Normal VFR recovery
Alternate field entries
Downwind overhead pattern entry
VFR straight-in approach
Straight-in precautionary approach
Overhead precautionary approach
Abeam precautionary approach
Overhead pattern break