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1

Hazard and areas around the engne to stay away from are?

The propeller area, proppeller jet blast area.

2

Never walk between the?

Proppeller arc, the area between the fuselage and the number 2 or 3 proppeler.

3

Propeller jet blast can cause what kind of damage?

Structural damage to other aircraft and support eqipment and personnel injuries can be incurred by blast-proppelled objects and high exhaust temeratures.

4

When should the anti collision light (strobe light) on the top of the aircraft start flashing?

When the engines are running on deck.

5

The P-3 series is eqipped with four _______ engine.

T56-A-14 Turboprop Powerplant Assemblies.

6

Engine power lever system controles?

The engines and propeller.

7

Engine power lever system controles the engines and propeller how?

Through manual actuation.

8

How many power lever are there?

One for each engine (4)

9

How many power lever systems.

two pairs.

10

Who are the two pair of power lever for?

The pilot and the copilot.

11

The Blade pitch changing mechanism in conjunction with the __________ maintains a constant RPM of the engine.

Fuel control assembly.

12

The Blade pitch changing mechanism in conjunction with the fuel control assembly maintains a constant RPM of _____

100%

13

What happens when you "feather" the blades?

Blaades are laid flat with the airstream to minimize drag in the event the engine shuts down in flight.

14

When the APU is running fuel is normally supplied from

Tank 2

15

What the total fuel capacity of the P-3C?

9200 gallons

16

Normally, aircraft fueling is accomplished by_____________

Center point pressure fueling.

17

The bleed air system provides ______ and _______ from compressor.

Heated and pressurized air

18

The APU provied heated and pressurized air for?

The bomb bay heating, engine anti-ice and wing de-ice.

19

APU stands for __________?

Auxiliary power unit.

20

The APU is consisted of ____________?

Compressor, Gass turbine engine and an engine-driven electrical generator.

21

How many parts to an APU?

3 Parts.

22

The APU uses witch fuel tank?

Tank 5

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24

What kind of Propeller assembly does the P3 use?

A variable pitch , constant speed, hydromatic propeller assembly.