Flight 3 - Full-Panel Instrument - Review

  • Perform proper systems and equipment checks
  • Increase proficiency in full-panel attitude instrument flying
Learning Objectives
Preflight Discussion
Desired Outcome Task/Knowledge
Explain Sensory Illusions in IFR Conditions
Explain Automation Management
Explain Situational Awareness when using Automation
Practice Preflight Risk Assessment
Desired Outcome Task/Knowledge
Perform Instrument and Equipment Cockpit Check
Perform IFR Takeoff Preparation
Perform Full-Panel: Straight-and-Level Flight
Perform Full-Panel: Change of Airspeed
Perform Full-Panel: Standard-Rate Turns
Perform Full-Panel: Constant Airspeed Climbs and Descents
Perform Full-Panel: Climbing and Descending Turns
Perform Full-Panel: Maneuvering during Slow Flight
Perform Full-Panel: Power Off Stalls
Perform Full-Panel: Power On Stalls
Perform Full-Panel: Steep Turns
Perform Full-Panel: Recovery from Unusual Flight Attitudes
Perform Full-Panel: Operations in Turbulence
Perform Post-flight Procedures - checking instruments and equipment
Postflight Briefing
Desired Outcome Task/Knowledge
Perform Critique maneuvers/procedures and SRM
Completion Standards
The lesson is complete when the pilot-in-training can:
  • explain aircraft instrument systems, equipment and preflight and post-flight checks necessary for IFR flight.
  • demonstrate proficiency in full-panel attitude instrument flying while performing basic flight maneuvers.
  • maintain positive aircraft control with altitude +- 200 feet, heading +-15 degrees, airspeed +- 15 knots and bank angles +- 5 degrees during turns.
  • recognize the approach of stalls and perform the correct recovery procedures
  • recognize unusual flight attitudes and perform the correct recovery procedures