Flashcards in Nvg Operations Deck (20):
Define HLS basic
Pad that does not conform to guidelines in CAAP92-2
Is unlit and unprepared
Define HLS Standard
Conforms to CAAP 92-2
Does not require a windsock
Not less than 1000ft above obstacles within 10 nm of track
When dissimilar NVG are used what should the pilot wear?
The most capable highest level available
Is a serviceable radalt a requirement for NVG operations?
What lighting equipment must the pilot have for NVG flight?
PIC must have a serviceable pilot steerable adjustable in both pitch and azimuth from the flight controls
What are the positioning flight height requirements for NVG Ops?
1000ft above populous areas
Any other area no less than 500’
A single NVG Pilot is the min crew if:
At or above 1000’
To and from an NVG HLS standard pad
What is the min in flight visibility for NVG operations?
5000m at 500ft above terrain
What is the max flight time on NVG?
5 hours in any 24 hour period
Can an extension to the 5 hr flight limit be given?
By the Base manager, HOFO, or chief pilot
How often are NVG serviced?
What are the un acceptable NVG faults.
Flashing, flickering and intermittent ops
What are the acceptable NVG faults?
Fixed pattern noise
What is the max field of view foe NVG?
What switch phraseology should be used during night/ NVG Ops?
What is the min alt in NVG Operations?
When conducting search operations 300’
What distance should thunderstorms be avoided by?
As height is reduced speed should be reduced to what?
Below 500’ 80 kts
Below 200’ 60 kts