Quantcast APU Start/Poststart

 

Click here to make tpub.com your Home Page

Page Title: APU Start/Poststart
Back | Up | Next

Click here for thousands of PDF manuals

Google


Web
www.tpub.com

Home

   
Information Categories
.... Administration
Advancement
Aerographer
Automotive
Aviation
Construction
Diving
Draftsman
Engineering
Electronics
Food and Cooking
Logistics
Math
Medical
Music
Nuclear Fundamentals
Photography
Religion
   
   

 



FAMILIARIZATION FLIGHTS (FAMS)
CHAPTER FOUR
Hook handle light
Eject select light
9 lights:
Caution lights
Additionally, the AOA indexer lights should be illuminated.
407. APU START/POSTSTART
The aircraft will be started using either the battery or the external power via an auxiliary power
unit (APU). The majority of aircraft starts utilize an APU, but students always need to be
prepared for a battery start. At least one start in the FAM stage will be done on battery power.
APU Start
IP signals PC to apply 28 VDC external power.
IP signals PC and initiates start sequence on #2 (right) engine.
IP (ICS): "Starting number 2"
During the start sequence, the student monitors engine instruments and the PC for abnormal start
indications. Upon successful start and thumbs up signal from PC:
STUDENT (ICS): "Thumbs up from the PC."
IP (ICS): "Roger, starting number 1."
During the start sequence, the student again monitors engine instruments and the PC for
abnormal start indications. Upon successful start and thumbs up signal from PC:
STUDENT (ICS): "Thumbs up from the PC."
IP signals PC to disconnect external power.
APU Poststart
After the IP turns on both generators and the NO. 1 GEN OUT and NO. 2 GEN OUT caution
lights extinguish, the student takes command of the UHF, ADF, TACAN, and compass. The
student will then obtain ATIS.
After receiving ATIS, the student will switch the UHF radio back to Base frequency. At this
point, the IP will signal the PC to initiate PC checks:
FAMILIARIZATION FLIGHTS (FAMS)
4-5


Privacy Statement - Press Release - Copyright Information. - Contact Us

Integrated Publishing, Inc.
6230 Stone Rd, Unit Q Port Richey, FL 34668

Phone For Parts Inquiries: (727) 493-0744
Google +