Part A - Section 3 - Aircraft Specific

3A.1 DOORS AND EMERGENCY EXITS

3A.1.1  Identify and describe the location, features and operation of each of the exits on the aircraft in both normal and emergency mode.

3A.1.2 Normal Operation (Internal)

  • Who opens/closes specific doors
  • Signals/conditions to open/close
  • Precautions and exit assessment
  • Opening/closing procedures
  • Crew communications

3A.1.3 Arming/Disarming Procedures

  • Who arms/disarms specific doors
  • When to arm/disarm
  • Arm/disarm checks
  • Precautions
  • Abnormalities/corrective actions
  • Crew communications

3A.1.4  Emergency Operation (Internal)

  • Signals to open
  • Exit assessment/conditions/attitude of aircraft
  • Opening/alternate opening procedures
  • Precautions
  • Slide/raft (ramp) deployment, inflation & use
  • Slide/raft (ramp) failure
  • Escape tape, ropes location and use
  • Crew communications

3A.1.5  Airstairs/Ventral Stairs

  • Controls
  • Operations (Normal and Emergency)
  • Operational precautions
  • Crew communications

3A.1.6  Flight Deck Escape Routes

  • Location(s), operation(s) and method(s) of egress
  • Conditions for use

3A.2 COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS

3A.2.1 Public Address System and Interphone System

  • Emergency Operation Procedures
NOTE:  Where applicable, identify procedures to follow when equipment is unserviceable, ie: M.E.L. relief/alternatives, and procedures to follow if systems become unserviceable while airborne.

3A.3 ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS

3A.3.1 Galley Power Shut Off

  • Location(s) and Procedures

3A.3.2 Galley Appliance Overheat/ Malfunctions

3A.3.3 Circuit Breakers

  • Location(s)
  • Purpose
  • Description
  • Reset procedures

3A.3.4  Emergency Lighting

  • Location(s)/operation of controls for activation
  • Location(s)/operation-Portable Lighting Units

3A.3.5  Oxygen Systems

  • Location(s)/operation/manual release-cabin; galleys; lavatories
  • Location(s)/operation-Flight Deck Oxygen Masks

3A.4  MISCELLANEOUS

3A.4.1 Flight Attendant Seats/Stations

  • locations and cabin positions, in all configurations for pre-flight passenger safety demonstrations and emergency landing briefings

3A.4.2 Flight Crew Seats Two Person Flight Deck

  • Description of seats, controls and restraint system

3A.4.3 Passenger Seat Unserviceable Procedures

3A.4.4  Stowage Area Unserviceablility Procedures

3A.4.5  Water Supply, Sinks, Drains (Galleys/Lavatories)

  • Location and description/operation of shut-off valves
  • Precautions for using sinks to avoid scalding ground personnel

3A.4.6  Lifts/Elevators

  • Abnormal and Emergency Operation
  • Control Override Procedures
  • Escape Procedures

3A.4.7  Curtains and Partitions

  • Procedures for Take-off and Landing

3A.4.8  Lavatories

  • Door locking mechanisms (External)
  • Emergency entry procedures
  • Positioning/locking of lavatory door for take-off and landing
  • Electrical outlets
  • Location/Operation - Water Heater Units
  • Location/Operation - "Waste Receptacle" Fire Extinguisher
  • Location/Operation - Smoke Detector Units

3A.4.9  Emergency Equipment Locations Diagram

3A.4.10  Fuelling - Emergency Exits

3A.4.11 Flight Attendant Seating Priority

3A.4.12 Exit Row Seating Requirements

3A.5  UNIQUE FEATURES

3A.5.1 Identify any features, procedures and/or equipment unique or different within the aircraft type in the air carrier's fleet.

  • Describe each of the differences, their impact on the carrier's standard operating procedures and the importance to flight safety of crew members being familiar with them.
  • Describe the impact of these differences on crew communication and crew coordination procedures and ways to ensure crew members are familiar with these differences prior to the flight, ie: crew briefing, familiarization walk-throughs.
  • Definition and description and operational procedures of:

    • Blow-out panels
    • Flight deck door
    • Smoke barrier
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