# IFR Flights of 13MIKE

by Fred J. Calfior and Douglas W. Miller

 Flight Scenario Two

### FILLING OUT THE FLIGHT PLAN -

**    a) What is in block 8, Route of Flight, of your flight plan?
____________HARBR2.SLI________________     (10 pts)

**    b) What restricted airspaces are to the right of you about 40 miles out
from San Diego? ___R-2533 R-2503______________     (10 pts)

**    c) How many miles is it from Seal Beach VOR to Los Angeles VOR
along Victor 23? ___________22_________________     (10 pts)

**    d) The name of the compass locator beacon southwest of Seal Beach
VOR is what? _________BECCA________________     (10 pts)

**    e) The minimum enroute altitude from Seal Beach VOR along Victor 8
to WILMA intersection is what? ______2300________     (10 pts)

Instruments:

What's the first heading you are interested in once you get airborne?
Check your SID ______________290____________     (5 pts)
And what is the first critical altitude you want to be aware of?

____________4000_______________     (5 pts)

### TAXI -

**    1. What is the variation around this geographic area to the nearest
whole number? ___________13 degrees East
__________     (5 pts)

2. What is the length of runway 9-27? _______9400________     (5 pts)

3. What is the elevation of the approach end of runway 27?

_______________14___________________     (5 pts)

4. From where you're sitting here at the ramp, is the control tower in
front of you and to the LEFT, or in front of you and to the RIGHT?

________________LEFT_______________     (5 pts)

5. What is the name of the north taxiway paralleling runway 9-27?

_________________C__________________     (5 pts)

6. The alignment of runway 27 is actually what magnetic course?

________________272.6 degrees_________     (5 pts)

### RUN UP -

**                    3) Select CARB HEAT "ON", record RPM drop 80 [55] (5 pts)

**                    5) Select "LEFT" Mag, record RPM drop __150 [125] (5 pts)

**                    7) Select "RIGHT" Mag, record RPM drop __150 [1251 (5 pts)

Course change 1:

**                    3) Record your:

NAV 1 DME DIST _______23.6 - 24.4____     (25 pts)

ALTITUDE _________3950 - 4050_______     (20 pts)

AIRSPEED _________127 - 133_________     (15 pts)

RPM ___________2242 - 2258__________     (15 pts)

VSI ____________-50 to +50___________     (15 pts)

COM FREQUENCY _____134.50_______     (15 pts)

XPDR ____________6452_____________     (10 pts)

We're in no rush to get to seven thousand feet, since the departure calls for us to be at or above six thousand five hundred by what intersection?

________________LNSAY____________     (5 pts)

From your present position, at CLSTR, how many miles is it to the
above intersection?
__________18__________________     (5 pts)

Course changes 2:

LNSAY intersection is identified by twelve
DME from Mission Bay, right? TRUE or FALSE? __FALSE_ (5 pts)
Darn right, it's wrong! How many miles is LNSAY intersection from
Mission Bay VOR? ___________________25____________ (5 pts)

**                    6) What is the heading which is maintaining your 314 degree
radial track?__________305 - 309_______________ (30 pts)

**                    9) Record your:

NAV 2 DME DIST ____26.0 - 26.3__________ (25 pts)

NAV 1 DME DIST ____47.5 - 47.8__________ (20 pts)

ALTITUDE ________6950 - 7050___________ (20 pts)

Course change 3:

**                    3) Write out the 'dit-dah' Morse code for SEAL BEACH VOR
as you identify it ______________________________ (20 pts)

**                    14) When the NAV 2 DME DIST reads "20.0", record:

HEADING for centered NAV 2 CDI ___316-319 (30 pts)

GROUND SPEED ______122 - 128__________ (25 pts)

XPDR ___________5552__________________ (20 pts)

COM FREQUENCY ______124.50__________ (20 pts)

Initial Approach Fix inbound:

**                    7) Record your:

NAV 2 DME DIST ___7.6 - 8.0 [9.7 - 10.1]____ (25 pts)

RPM _______1692-1708 [1992 - 2008]_______ (20 pts)

AIRSPEED _______111-116_______________ (20 pts)

HEADING ________310 - 315_____________ (20 pts)

NAME of intersection you are heading to FITON (15 pts)

**                    15) Answer the following questions by referencing the VOR or
TACAN or GPS RWY 25L/R instrument approach plate:

A. What five airports can be found on the south side of your inbound track and north of Victor 64? (Use L-3)

1. FULLERTON MUNICIPAL__________

2. LONG BEACH DAUGHERTY FIELD_

3. COMPTON AIRPORT______________

4. HAWTHORNE MUNICIPAL________

5. ZAMPERINI FIELD________________ (25 pts)

B. What's the next altitude to descend to?
__________2000___________________ (5 pts)

C. What is the altitude restriction prior to reaching
NOELE intersection? _________620____ (5 pts)

D. If you didn't have DME or a second VOR, what
would be your minimum descent altitude for this
approach? _________________620____ (5 pts)

E. How many miles is it from NOELE to the missed
approach point? _____1.3____________ (5 pts)

F. If you didn't have DME, how would you know when
you've arrived at the missed approach point with a 90
knot ground speed? ___3:12 past FREBY (5 pts)

Final Approach to Landing:

**                    5) Record your:

COM FREQUENCY ______120.95________ (15 pts)

CARBHEAT _________ON______________ (10 pts)

AIRSPEED _________95 - 105___________ (10 pts)

**                    12) Record your:

AIRSPEED____________70-75__________ (25 pts)

VSI ______________-350 to -450________ (25 pts)

HEADING _____245 - 253______________ (25 pts)

GEAR __________DOWN______________ (15 pts)

FLAPS ______30 degrees DOWN_______ (15 pts)

NAV 1 DME _____2.7 - 2.9_____________ (10 pts)

STROBE _________ON________________ (10 pts)

**                    23) Record the TIME ____15:08-15:13___________ (5 pts)

 You are in the same league as: Jack Knight ......................................... 701 to 765 pts Jimmy Doolittle ................................... 601 to 700 pts Charles Lindbergh .............................. 481 to 600 pts Amelia Earhart .................................... 341 to 480 pts Wrong Way Corrigan ......................... 201 to 340 pts TAKE THE BUS ................................. 000 to 200 pts