Flashcards in FIRE PROTECTION Deck (7)
What happens when you press an engine fire switch?
ARMS BOTTLE (armed light illuminates)
FADEC commands engine shut down.
What is the heart of the fire detection and extinguishing system?
What type of fire detection system do the engines and APU have?
What type of fire detection system does the main gear bay have?
Does the Cargo Bay have a fire detection system like the engines APU and wheel wells?
NO. the cargo bay only has a smoke detector.
**Fire must be fought with fire extinguisher.
If we are fighting an engine fire, why do we use the FIRE EXT 1 first?
to save the #2 for the APU.
** APU can only get fire protection from the #2 bottle.