|Task D: Emergency Equipment and Survival Gear (ASEL and ASES)
References: FAA-H-8083-3, POH/AFM.
Objective: To determine that the applicant:
|Private Pilot PTS||What this means…||What you need to do to prepare|
|1. Exhibits satisfactory knowledge of the elements related to emergency equipment and survival gear appropriate to the airplane and environment encountered during flight.||The examiner will ask you what type of hazards and emergency you might encounter if you made an off-airport landing in your local geographic area. This will prompt you to identify what type of equipment that you should carry about in the event of those situations.
||Review this list of common emergency and survival equipment:
|2. Identifies appropriate equipment that should be onboard the airplane.||See questions above.||See list above.|