AIR FORCE T-38 TRACK INTERMEDIATES
STAND-UP EP CHECKLIST
#1 Callsign/Tail #:
#2 Callsign/Tail #:
Location of Wingman:
"Sir, I'm going to maintain aircraft control, analyze the situation, take the appropriate
action, and land as soon as conditions permit."
Stop and Clean Up Any Missing Information Not Provided By The Instructor:
Where am I exactly?
What is the aircraft's attitude?
Where are the nearest VFR conditions?
Where is the nearest VFR airfield?
What is the active runway there?
Maintain Aircraft Control
"Knock-it-Off " or "terminate."
Be specific, what control inputs are necessary to roll wings level w/flying airspeed.
Request the lead if applicable; give transponder to Wing.
Analyze the situation
In general use all your senses: Eyes (external and internal; Wingman visual check), Ears
(sounds), Smell (odors), Feel (vibrations; unusual control inputs required).
Any off flags? ALT RMI
Circuit breakers popped?
Punch off the master caution
Check annunciator panel. Do not base decisions solely on the panel
Test lights if bulb failure is suspected
Refer back to the instruments and confirm the panel
FEVER check? (Fluctuating fuel flow, high EGT, Visual indications, Erratic engine,