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Flashcards in FIRE Panel Deck (11):
1

Where are the engine fire loops installed?

• Pylon nacelle
• Engine core
• Fan section

2

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

3

What does an amber DISCH light mean?

The fire extinguisher bottle has lost its pressure

4

How many fire extinguishers are provided for each engine?

2

5

List the actions that occur when an ENGINE FIRE pb is pressed?

• 1 – Silences the aural fire warning
• 2 – Arms the fire extinguisher squibs
• 1 – Closes the hydraulic fire valve
• 2 - Closes the LP fuel and IDG fuel return valves
• 1 – Deactivates the engine generator
• 2 - Closes the pack flow control and engine bleed valves

6

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

• 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)

7

How many fire extinguishers are provided for the APU?

1

8

List the actions that occur when the APU FIRE pb is pressed?

• 1 – Silences the aural fire warning
• 1 – Arms the APU fire extinguisher squib
• 2 - Closes the LP fuel valve and shuts OFF the APU fuel pump
• 1 – Deactivates the APU generator
• 2 - Closes the APU bleed and crossfeed valves

9

What occurs when you press the APU FIRE TEST pb?

• CRC sounds
• MASTER WARN lights flash (2)
• APU FIRE pb illuminates red (1)
• SQUIB and DISCH lights illuminate (1)
• ECAM FIRE WARNING (1)

10

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

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

11

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

No, and it will not auto shutdown either