Flashcards in Phase III, Block VII - ALSS/Egress Deck (19)
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.
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.
What is Anoxia?
Death due to complete lack of oxygen.
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
Do not operate canopy if wind speeds are in excess of?
What is the only type of Aviator's breathing Ox gen (ABO) used in the F-35C?
Type 1 Gaseous Oxygen (MIL-0-272710D)
What are the minimum requirements for aircrew PPE? (7)
Full or skeletal gravity-suit
Helmet Mounted Display (HMD)
Cold Water Immersion (CWI) suit
Sleeved flight vest
What are the nine items the flight vest contains?
Survival Radio/beacon (PRQ-7)
Pencil Flare (MK-79)
Strobe Light (SDU-39)
Four oz. bottle of H2O
What is the HMD system comprised of?
Helmet, display module, communications interface, helmet trackers and tracker processing, two cameras, and dedicated graphics processing.
How much does the HMD and oxygen mask weigh?
What type of Oxygen Mask is used?
What is the BOS?
Backup Oxygen System
What is the pressure of the BOS bottle?
1,800 pounds per square inch
What does the BOS provide?
Approx. 30 minutes of regulated oxygen at or above 25,00 ft, with normal breathing.
What is TRS?
Transparency Removal System
What is OBOGS?
On-Board Oxygen Generation System
When is the OBOGS able to provide oxygen.
60 seconds after engine start to allow purging of the supply lines.
Where are Fire Detection devices found?
Weapons bay, landing gear bay, IPP, Counter Measures bay