19 March 2001
OUTLINE OF INSTRUCTION
Lesson Topic 1.10:
Electronic classroom presentation with slides
Partially supported by this lesson topic:
Upon completion of this unit of instruction the student
naval aviator will demonstrate knowledge of basic
aerodynamic factors that affect airplane performance.
Completely supported by this lesson topic:
Define spin and autorotation.
Identify the factors that cause a spin.
Identify the effects of weight, pitch attitude, and
gyroscopic effect on spin entry.
Describe the angles of attack and forces on each wing
that cause autorotation during a spin.
State the characteristics and cockpit indications of
normal and inverted spins.
Identify the effects of control inputs on spin
State how the configuration of the empennage and
affect spin recovery.
Describe the steps in the spin prevention procedure
for the T-37B and the spin recovery procedures for the
T-34C and T-37B.
Define progressive and aggravated spin.