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32

How many fire extinguisher are provided for the cargo compartments?

1 Bottle, which can be discharged to either compartment

33

Where are the engine fire loops located?

- Pylon Nacelle

- Engine Core

- Fan Section

34

What happens if both fire loops fail?

If the failure of both loops occurs within 5 seconds of each other, a FIRE warning will be issued

35

How many fire extinguisher are provided for each engine?

2

36

What occurs when you press the TEST pushbutton on the ENGINE FIRE panel?

7 Lights

- CRC Sounds

- MASTER WARN lights flash (2)

- ENG FIRE pb illuminates red (1)

- SQUIB and DISCH lights illuminate (2)

- ECAM FIRE WARNING (1)

- FIRE light on the ENG panel illuminates (1)

37

How many fire extinguishers are provided for the APU?

1

38

What occurs when you press the APU FIRE TEST pushbutton?

5 Lights

- CRC Sounds

- MASTER WARN lights flash (2)

- APU FIRE pb illuminates red (1)

- SQUIB and DISCH lights illuminate (1)

- ECAM FIRE WARNING (1)

39

Does the APU fire extinguisher automatically discharge if a fire is detected on the ground?

Yes. The APU will automatically shut down at the APU fire extinguisher will discharge.

40

Does the APU fire extinguisher automatically discharge if a fire is detected in-flight?

No

41

Where are the HYD FIRE SHUTOFF VALVES located?

Between the respective reservoir and ENG pump

42

What does teh amber SMOKE light in the GEN 1 LINE pushbutton indicate?

Smoke detected in the avionic ventilation ducting

43

What are the indications when you TEST the CARGO SMOKE?

FIVE 2's

- 2 amber DISCH lights illuminate and extinguish, then

- 2 red SMOKE lights illuminate

- 2 MASTER WARNING lights with CRC

- 2 CARGO SMOKE lines on ECAM

- Test runs TWICE to check both Smoke Detector Control Unit (SDCU) channels

44

Is the skin heat exchanger ever bypassed in flight?

Yes, during SMOKE configuration

45

What does the red SMOKE light in the FWD or AFT pushbutton indicate?

- Both channels detect smoke, OR

- One channel faulty and the other detects smoke

46

How many smoke detectors are there?

- 2 in FWD cargo

- 4 in AFT cargo