LESSON 8 – Traffic pattern review
Dual – ground: 0.5, flight: 1.0
Objective: Review and perfect traffic pattern operations, practice takeoffs and landings
traffic pattern operations and radio phraseology
normal and crosswind takeoff and climb
traffic pattern operations
normal and crosswind approach and landing
traffic pattern engine-out procedures
controlled/uncontrolled field operations
Ability to perform takeoffs and landings with no instructor input
Stays within traffic pattern and maintains adequate ground track
NEXT LESSON: #9, Presolo Review
Suggested student homework assignments:
1) Read Federal Aviation Regulations on student pilot solo requirements.
2) Airport/Facilities Directory data on airport at which solo will occur.
3) Practice getting weather briefings and evaluating suitability of conditions.