T-45C TS, ADV & IUT ACMFP-01
Introduction to ACM
V. ACM training rules 184.108.40.206
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NOTE: The following ACM training rules apply to all
ACM training and shall be strictly observed. These rules
include those found in OPNAVINST 3710.7; however,
* ACM considerations
pilots are responsible for knowing that directive.
* ACM analysis
* ACM terminology
ACM training shall be conducted only in designated
* ACM training rules
* ACM use of HUD
All ACM participants shall attend face-to-face
briefings and debriefings for each flight. Brief items
Conduct of flight
CNATRA training rules
Selected safety of flight aspects
Spin avoidance and recovery procedures
Termination of maneuvering shall be signaled by
Call sign and Knock it off.
NOTE: Upon hearing Knock it off, both aircraft
should return to combat spread.
The minimum altitude (deck) for ACM is 10,000 ft
AGL. The engagement shall automatically cease
when any aircraft descends below 10,000 ft, and
that aircraft shall be considered a kill.
An aircraft pursuing another aircraft in a descent
shall monitor the defensive aircrafts altitude/attitude
and break off the attack with a turn away prior to
either aircraft descending through the hard deck.
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