Section 2: Airframes, Engines, Propellers and Aircraft Systems

2.1 AIRFRAMES
  (proficiency level 3)
   
  1 Flight Controls
  2 Flaps
  3 Slots/Slats
  4 Spoilers
  5 Wing Fences
  6 Winglets
  7 Canards
  8 Vortex Generators
  9 Trimming Devices
   
2.2 ENGINES
  (proficiency level 3)
   
  1 Principles of Reciprocating Engines
  2 Handling Procedures for Reciprocating Engines
  3 Principles of Turbo-prop Engines
  4 Handling Procedures for Turbo-prop Engines
  5 Principles of Turbo-jet Engines
  6 Handling and Procedures for Turbo-jet Engines
  7 Engine Controls
   
2.3 PROPELLERS
  (proficiency level 3)
   
  1 Propeller Thrust and Torque
  2 Geometric and Effective Pitch
  3 Slipstream, Gyroscopic Effect and Asymmetric Thrust
  4 Controls
  5 Ground and Flight Range
  6 Constant Speed
  7 Feathering
  8 Reversing
   
2.4 AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS
  (proficiency level 4)
   
  1 Fuel
  2 Oil
  3 Electrical
  4 Hydraulic
  5 Pneumatic
  6 Warning (e.g. Ice, Fire, GPWS and Altitude Alert)
  7 Fire Protection
  8 Heating
  9 De-icing and Anti-icing
  10 Oxygen
  11 Air Conditioning
  12 Pressurization
  13 Landing Gear and Brakes
  14 Autopilot
  15 Avionics
  16 Flight Controls
  17 Fuel Systems
Date modified: