Undergraduate Pilot Training

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  • Those students who want to become pilot then undergraduate pilot training is very beneficial for them. After got the undergraduate license of pilots they become eligible for flying the aircraft. For getting more details on aviation visit this site.
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Undergraduate Pilot Training

  1. 1. UPT UNDERGRADUATE PILOT TRAININNG
  2. 2. UPT <ul><li>WHAT IT IS </li></ul><ul><li>HOW IT WORKS </li></ul><ul><li>WHAT HAPPENS AFTERWARD </li></ul>
  3. 3. WHAT IS IT, REALLY <ul><li>3 PHASE </li></ul><ul><li>58 WEEK ( APPROXIMATELY ) PROGRAM </li></ul><ul><li>TAUGHT BY AIR FORCE/NAVY </li></ul><ul><li>MINIMUM OF 2 DIFFERENT AIRCRAFT </li></ul>
  4. 4. WHERE IS IT <ul><li>MISSISSIPPI (Columbus AFB) </li></ul><ul><li>TEXAS (Laughlin AFB, Sheppard AFB, Corpus Christi NAS) </li></ul><ul><li>OKLAHOMA (Vance AFB) </li></ul><ul><li>ALABAMA (Fort Rucker AAF) </li></ul>
  5. 5. WHO IS IT <ul><li>USAFA </li></ul><ul><li>ROTC </li></ul><ul><li>OTS </li></ul><ul><li>NATIONAL GUARD </li></ul><ul><li>AIR FORCE RESERVES </li></ul><ul><li>FOREIGN EXCHANGE STUDENTS </li></ul><ul><li>AND INSTRUCTORS </li></ul>
  6. 6. PHASE I ACADEMIC CLASSES/PREFLIGHT TRAINING <ul><li>Ejection Seat / Egress Training, PLF’S (aerospace physiology to include altitude chamber) </li></ul><ul><li>Aircraft Systems Class + Test (2) </li></ul><ul><li>Basic Instruments Class + Test (2) </li></ul><ul><li>Mission Planning / Navigation Class + Test </li></ul><ul><li>Aviation Weather Class + Test </li></ul><ul><li>Formation Class + Test </li></ul>
  7. 7. PHASE II PRIMARY AIRCRAFT TRAINING <ul><li>Approximately 90 hours of flight training instruction, 26 weeks of training </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose: teach students basic flying skills </li></ul><ul><li>Focus: Contact, Instruments, Formation (2-ship), Navigation </li></ul><ul><li>At end of phase, students pick which Advanced Track they wish to fly </li></ul><ul><li>Students pick based on their performance / ranking in Phase 2 </li></ul><ul><li>T – 6, T-37 (Sheppard until Oct 2008, then all T-6’s) </li></ul>
  8. 10. TRACK SELECTION <ul><li>Students request Track preference - you pick your Track, not your Aircraft </li></ul><ul><li>Quota for each Track determined on a class by class basis - based on USAF needs </li></ul><ul><li>Selection based on merit and instructor recommendation </li></ul><ul><li>Students rank order based on: checkride scores, daily ride scores, academics, and flight commander assessment of military qualities (Commander's Ranking) </li></ul><ul><li>Wing Commander approves track placement </li></ul><ul><li>The track that you select determines what type of aircraft you are assigned after UPT (except U-28’s and NSA, all tracks can get them) </li></ul>
  9. 11. PHASE III <ul><li>FOUR POTENTIAL TRACKS </li></ul><ul><li>UH-1H Huey - Helicopter Training </li></ul><ul><li>C-12 Huron / T-44 King Air - Multiengine Turboprop Track </li></ul><ul><li>T-1 Jayhawk - Airlift / Tanker Track </li></ul><ul><li>T-38 Talon - Fighter / Bomber Track </li></ul>
  10. 12. TRACK SELECTION PROCESS How do you pick which track you will pursue? <ul><li>Students request Track preference - you pick your Track, not your Aircraft </li></ul><ul><li>Quota for each Track determined on a class by class basis - based on USAF needs </li></ul><ul><li>Selection based on merit and instructor recommendation </li></ul><ul><li>Students rank order based on: checkride scores, daily ride scores, academics, and flight commander assessment of military qualities (Commander's Ranking) </li></ul><ul><li>Wing Commander approves track placement </li></ul><ul><li>The track that you select determines what type of aircraft you are assigned after UPT (except U-28’s and NSA, all tracks can get them) </li></ul>
  11. 13. UH-1H Huey - Helicopter Training <ul><li>Approximately 115 hours of flight instruction, 28 weeks of joint training at FT Rucker, AL </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose: prepare graduates for USAF helicopter assignments </li></ul><ul><li>Focus: Transition, Instruments, Navigation, Low-level, Remote Ops </li></ul><ul><li>Joint training for all USAF and US Army helicopter pilots </li></ul><ul><li>Graduates select UH-1, HH-60, MH-53 , CV-22 </li></ul>
  12. 14. <ul><li>CV 22 </li></ul>
  13. 18. C-12 Huron / T-44 King Air - Multiengine Turboprop Track <ul><li>Approximately 115 hours of flight instruction, 26 weeks of joint training at NAS Corpus Christi, TX </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose: prepare graduates for multiengine turboprop assignments </li></ul><ul><li>Focus: Transition, Instruments, Navigation, Low-level, Formation </li></ul><ul><li>USAF students receive specific C-130 or C-27 -tailored training - low level formation airdrop training </li></ul><ul><li>Joint training for all USAF, USN, USMC, USCG, Foreign military pilots flying Turboprops </li></ul><ul><li>Graduates select C-130, MC-130, AC-130, EC-130, HC-130, LC-130, MP-130, C-27, U-28 , C-12 </li></ul>
  14. 20. U-28
  15. 21. C – 27
  16. 25. T-1 Jayhawk - Airlift / Tanker Track <ul><li>Approximately 90 hours of flight instruction, 4 weeks of academics then 24 weeks of flight training </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose: prepare graduates for airlift and tanker assignments </li></ul><ul><li>Focus: Transition, Instruments, Navigation, Low-level, Formation, Aerial Refueling/Airdrop </li></ul><ul><li>All students receive basic airdrop / refueling training </li></ul><ul><li>Graduates select C-5, C-17 , KC-10, KC-135, C-21, U-28 </li></ul>
  17. 31. T-38 Talon - Fighter / Bomber Track <ul><li>Approximately 100 hours of flight instruction, 3 weeks of academics then 24 weeks of flight training </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose: prepare graduates for fighter / bomber assignments </li></ul><ul><li>Focus: Contact, Instruments, Formation (2/4 ship), Navigation, Low-level </li></ul><ul><li>Graduates will pick follow on aircraft based on merit and instructor recommendation </li></ul><ul><li>Graduates select F-15C, F-15E , F-16, F-22, A-10, B-1, B-2, B-52, U-28 </li></ul>
  18. 50. PHASE I,II,III COMPLETE <ul><li>FINISHED </li></ul><ul><li>NOT </li></ul><ul><li>NOW WHAT </li></ul>
  19. 51. ASSIGNMENT SELECTION PROCESS MERIT ASSIGNMENT <ul><li>At completion of Phase-3 advanced training, students are rank ordered based on merit </li></ul><ul><li>Flying, academic, and military performance scores </li></ul><ul><li>Compete for aircraft compatible with their specialized tracks (i.e. fighter/bomber, airlift/tanker...) </li></ul><ul><li>Numbers for each Major Weapon System (MWS) are determined by USAF needs </li></ul><ul><li>Wing Commander approves assignment </li></ul><ul><li>Graduates progress to follow-on IFF or FTU/RTU specific MWS training </li></ul><ul><li>Students also attend Land Survival, Water Survival, and any other schools required at this time </li></ul>
  20. 52. MORE TRAINING <ul><li>FOLLOW ON AIRCRAFT </li></ul><ul><li>SURVIVAL </li></ul><ul><li>LOCAL BASE </li></ul><ul><li>THEATER </li></ul><ul><li>ETC </li></ul><ul><li>ETC </li></ul><ul><li>ETC </li></ul>
  21. 53. IT’S UP TO YOU

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