T-34C PRIMARY FORMATION FLIGHT TRAINING
Common Errors During the Recovery
Lead conducts improper check-ins after frequency changes. Lead forgets to check Wing in
or does not allow Wing enough time to switch frequencies.
Lead fails to consider descent rates and VFR clearing while entering course rules.
Wing fails to maintain proper stepdown during the descent.
Wing fails to stabilize relative motion prior to attempting to change radio frequencies.
Wing and Lead fail to trim for transitions during the recovery.
Wing and Lead fly a poor individual landing pattern after the break.
Wing does not keep Lead in sight in the landing pattern.
Wing attempts to follow Lead in the landing pattern instead of flying his own pattern.
Lead forgets to fly a no-flap pattern and landing.
3-44 SECTION PARADE