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1

Define HLS basic

Pad that does not conform to guidelines in CAAP92-2
Is unlit and unprepared

2

Define HLS Standard

Conforms to CAAP 92-2
Is unlit
Does not require a windsock

3

Define LSALT

Not less than 1000ft above obstacles within 10 nm of track

4

When dissimilar NVG are used what should the pilot wear?

The most capable highest level available

5

Is a serviceable radalt a requirement for NVG operations?

Yes

6

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

7

What are the positioning flight height requirements for NVG Ops?

1000ft above populous areas
Any other area no less than 500’

8

A single NVG Pilot is the min crew if:

At or above 1000’
To and from an NVG HLS standard pad

9

What is the min in flight visibility for NVG operations?

5000m at 500ft above terrain

10

What is the max flight time on NVG?

5 hours in any 24 hour period

11

Can an extension to the 5 hr flight limit be given?

Yes.
By the Base manager, HOFO, or chief pilot

12

How often are NVG serviced?

180 days

13

What are the un acceptable NVG faults.

Edge glow
Shading
Bright spots
Flashing, flickering and intermittent ops

14

What are the acceptable NVG faults?

Black spots
Fixed pattern noise
Chicken wire

15

What is the max field of view foe NVG?

40 deg

16

What switch phraseology should be used during night/ NVG Ops?

Identified
Confirmed
Select

17

What is the min alt in NVG Operations?

When conducting search operations 300’

18

What distance should thunderstorms be avoided by?

5 km

19

As height is reduced speed should be reduced to what?

Below 500’ 80 kts
Below 200’ 60 kts

20

What are the actions on goggle failure during flight?

Announce goggle failure left of right
Climb turn away from terrain
Provide obstacle clearance as required
Once in safe flight rectify goggle issue