Flashcards in Chapter 5 -Flight Operations Deck (87)
Who is responsible for the EFB?
How should the pilot carry the EFB?
In a flight bag suitable for carrying, protecting and stowing.
What should you do if you lose your EFB?
Get a loner from IT. Maximum time of two weeks.
What should the pilot do if there is a problem with the EFB?
Contact IT help desk.
When must the EFB be secured?
During critical phases of flight.
Can you use paper documents in place of the EFB?
Negative, unless specified in the SOPM
Can you have a cracked screen on the EFB?
No, you must report for duty with the EFB in good working order
What is the definition of good working order?
EFB does not have any damage, screen/glass cracks (rapid decompression),
defects, and/or known conditions that precludes it from operating in the manner set forth by Skywest IT
When should the EFB battery be replaced?
When discharge from 100% to 50% occurs in less than 120 minutes
What is the minimum battery charge to begin a flight duty period?
Are there any special charging procedures for the EFB battery?
No. It is recommended to let the battery drop below 10% once a month for charging.
Where should the backup battery be during flight?
Stowed and charged to 100%
How often should company manuals be synced?
Within the proceeding 4 calendar days
How should you preflight the EFB?
Check securing device
Install securing device
Power on EFB
Ensure there is sufficient battery for the flight
Can you use the AC receptacles?
Use of cabin AC is prohibited when passengers are in the cabin.
When should the EFB be in flight mode?
During all phases of flight
Should you use aircraft ownership on the EFB
No GPS position or ownership is prohibited
When can the EFB be in cellular mode?
When on the ground with parking brake set to contact company.
Can you view photographs, movies, music, games, electronic magazines,electronic newspapers, or use of other personal software?
No it is prohibited by 121.542(d)
What apps can be open on the EFB during critical phase of flight?
Jepp FD pro
Is AQP continuing qualification required?
How soon after do you have to have a line check after AQP MV check
What is recency experience requirements for carrying passengers
3 T/O and LND in 90 day
What landings does Crew Qual give the FO automatically?
Odd legs are given to captain
How many hours for high mins captains?
What are the limitations for for high mins captain
+ 1/2 sm vis to landing mins at departure or T/O alternate
+ 1/2 sm vis to landing mins at destination for dispatch
+100’ and 1/2 sm vis to published minimums for approach
Alternate mins 300’ 1sm prior to FAF
What is SIC consolidation of skills?
Must have 100 hrs within 120 days
Can be extended to 150 days with refresher training
What are the limitations if the SIC has less than 100 hrs?
If the PIC is not a check airman the PIC must do all takeoff and landings when:
Special airports FOM
Prevailing visibility less than 3/4 sm
RVR less than 4000
Breaking action less than good
Crosswind component more than 15kts
Windshear reported near the airport
Any other conditions
What limitations are there when the PIC and SIC have less than 75 hrs in type?
No flight ops allowed unless either has 75 hrs