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Flashcards in Chapter 8 - Fire Protection Deck (11):
1

Does the nose gear have a fire detection system ?

No.

2

Is there an EICAS msg when a fire bottle has been discharged ?

Yes, in addition to the light.

3

Does the APU automatically shut down for an APU fire ?

Yes.

4

What does the cargo fire DISCH light indicate ?

Either bottle is discharged or has low pressure.

5

What happens with the recirculation fans when the cargo fire ARMED button is pushed ?

They are turned off.

6

What influence does the cargo fire ARMED button has on the packs ?

When pressuring the AFT ARMED button, high flow of the packs is inhibited.

7

Is the main gear fire detection single or dual loop ?

Single.

8

When is the second cargo bottle discharged ?

At a later time and at a reduced flow.

9

Is the fire detection system automatically tested upon power-up ?

Yes, except the wheel well fire detection.

10

What indicates a failure of one or more ENG/APU/CARGO fire/overheat loop ?

SYST FAIL light and FIRE/OVHT advisory msg.

11

Is there smoke detection for the bulk cargo compartment ?

No.