What is this course goal?
You will get in the pit for the first time and learn how to:
- Ramp Start
- Use the UFC (ICP / DED)
- Taxi Procedure
Basic Flight Handling
You will get in th air with the plane and start getting familiarized with controls:
- Take-Off Procedure
- Position in flight
- Runway Lap
- Overhead Pattern
Now you understand the plane a bit better and you start feeling confortable flying it, we are going to challenge you with getting your way around in a larger airspace and by any weather:
- TACAN / HSI
- Charts Reading
- ILS Landing
- Full IFR Navigation
How is this Course structured?
The lessons are here to add information on top of the Falcon BMS manual (videos, additional content, …).
Each step will be validated by a quizz to see if you have understood the requirements.
Don't forget that each lesson will require you to train and repeat before you test yourself!
Enjoy your ground school!
Falcon BMS Ground training
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Ground Handling – UFC
You will review the main Data Entry Display pages (DED) and how to use the Integrated Control Panel (ICP).
Ground Handling – Taxi procedures
Now the plane is ready to roll, we will try to get around the airbase and get you on the runway.
Basic Flight Handling
Basic Flight Handling – Take-off Procedures
Understand the procedures linked to your plane take-off.
Basic Flight Handling – Visual references and wing formations
Understand the visual references of your cockpit and plane.
Review commonly used tactical formations in BMS and learn their advantages or disadvantages.
Basic Flight Handling – Overhead Pattern
The overhead pattern is the most commonly used arrival procedure pilots use in Falcon BMS. Learn how to perform it!
Navigation – TACAN / HSI use
Introduction to Radio Navigation Aids and tracking through the HSI (Horizontal Situation Indicator)
Navigation – Charts reading
With the help of falcon documentation, understand how to read a chart in Falcon BMS.
Navigation – ILS Landing
Go further in understanding how to perform an ILS landing so you can land in any weather conditions!