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1

What is the objective of the egress system checkout certification program?

Familiarize personnel working in and around the cockpit with ejection seats and the special hazards associated with.

2

What is Hypoxia?

A decrease in the amount of oxygen per unit volume of air and results in an insufficient amount of oxygen entering the bloodstream causing the eyes, body and muscles to fail.

3

What is Anoxia?

Death due to complete lack of oxygen.

4

Before entering the Cockpit, what two pins must be in place?

-Arm/safe/egress level located in the SAFE postion with pin installed
-Transparency removal system safety pin is installed and fully seated

5

Do not operate canopy if wind speeds are in excess of?

50 knots

6

What is the only type of Aviator's breathing Ox gen (ABO) used in the F-35C?

Type 1 Gaseous Oxygen (MIL-0-272710D)

7

What are the minimum requirements for aircrew PPE? (7)

Flight suit
Aviator Boots
Full or skeletal gravity-suit
Helmet Mounted Display (HMD)
Cold Water Immersion (CWI) suit
ID Tags
Sleeved flight vest

8

What are the nine items the flight vest contains?

Survival Radio/beacon (PRQ-7)
Flare (MK-124)
Pencil Flare (MK-79)
Strobe Light (SDU-39)
Four oz. bottle of H2O
Whistle
Compass
Mirror
Sidewinder Light

9

What is the HMD system comprised of?

Helmet, display module, communications interface, helmet trackers and tracker processing, two cameras, and dedicated graphics processing.

10

How much does the HMD and oxygen mask weigh?

4.2 lbs

11

What type of Oxygen Mask is used?

MBU-23/P

12

What is the BOS?

Backup Oxygen System

13

What is the pressure of the BOS bottle?

1,800 pounds per square inch

14

What does the BOS provide?

Approx. 30 minutes of regulated oxygen at or above 25,00 ft, with normal breathing.

15

What is TRS?

Transparency Removal System

16

What is OBOGS?

On-Board Oxygen Generation System

17

When is the OBOGS able to provide oxygen.

60 seconds after engine start to allow purging of the supply lines.

18

Where are Fire Detection devices found?

Weapons bay, landing gear bay, IPP, Counter Measures bay

19

Where are Fire suppression devices found?

IPP and IPP exhaust