Medical: 1 class medical FAA renewed every 6 months, FAA approved doctor checks:
wrong? correct it in order to get it. sick, not able to fly. Can’t take prescription drugs, limited approved by FAA. Examples: Diabetes: No, Heart Attack: Eventually.
- Every 9 months: “check ride” cycle (United) (Everything’s Changing)
- Go to: Training Center
- Train in: Emergencies, Udated latest things in industry
- tested with: Oral & Simulator exams.
- Emergencies require certain procedures, within FAA & United parameters.
- Pilots are given Set Scenarios such as: “Engine Fail.”
- Part alone/& part with crew
- Pass: good for next cycle.
- Fail: Additional training & re-check
TK– United’s training facilitator (where procedure takes place) Procedure:
- Practice opening emergency doors
- jumping in an escape: every couple years
- same/most are, some same. Not all emergencies, some normal procedure.
- “Single Engine Landing” approaches “No precision” (example landing procedure/approaches. approaches?)
- Category 3 approaches (captain always) “auto land”(example landing approaches)
- “Captain’s upgrade choice course”
- These are “check-rides”
- check rides: stressful, regular basis
- Course Example: Initial Captain Boeing 737 Captain Course
(Parts of training procedure, ^^)
Is check ride same as…. ?
Pilots go to training center for upgrade courses as well as check rides.
Additional responsibilities of Captain:
- Captain calls command
- coordination with flight attendant
- coordination with customer service agents
*Regional Right Seat: Position in Heating and Air conditions earns a person more income*
Types of Airplanes Example
- Country: United States
- Airline: United
- Manufatures: 1. Airbus 2. Boeing
“Course line you follow”
Captain and first officer matched up (part of check ride training) & tested together at end.