CFI Resources

Lesson 1.1:

Weekly Intro Video: https://youtu.be/YZKS54phAu8

This week’s assignment covers Lessons 1.1 and 1.2 from the Red Gleim book.

Reading Assignment:

From the Red Gleim book (the one that says Private Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep): Read Lessons 1.1 (Flight Controls) and 1.2 (Aerodynamic Forces) and study the questions for these two units.

From the PHAK (Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge):

Chapter 6 (https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/phak/media/08_phak_ch6.pdf)

Power Point

https://www.dropbox.com/s/4inlfpodrri1twu/Lesson%201.1-1.4.pptm?dl=0

Lesson Handouts

https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/ga07qne9beap913qttmr9/Lesson-1.1.docx?dl=0&rlkey=zkr17hk1sb6tndtma6tacy6sl

 

Lesson 1.2:

Lesson 1.2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zpQt-kp6YE&t=27s

This week’s assignment covers Lessons 1.1 and 1.2 from the Red Gleim book.

Reading Assignment:

From the Red Gleim book (the one that says Private Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep): Read Lessons 1.1 (Flight Controls) and 1.2 (Aerodynamic Forces) and study the questions for these two units.

From the PHAK (Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge):

Chapter 6 (https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/phak/media/08_phak_ch6.pdf)

Helpful Videos:

Magnus Effect: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2OSrvzNW9FE

Aircraft Drag Explained: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WTTKFqm20RY

Power Point

https://www.dropbox.com/s/4inlfpodrri1twu/Lesson%201.1-1.4.pptm?dl=0

Lesson Handouts

https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/hv4txxhhqe2oxrs486z95/Lesson-1.2.docx?dl=0&rlkey=damcthuuji3zozhqs609oxee5

 

Lesson 1.3 and 1.4:

This week’s assignment covers Lessons 1.3 and 1.4 from the from the Red Gleim book (the one that says Private Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep):

 

Reading Assignment:

From the Red Gleim book: Read Lessons 1.3 (Angle of Attack) and 1.4 (Stalls and Spins) and study the questions for these two units.

PHAK Chapter 4: Start at “Airfoil design” on Page 4-6 and read through the end of Chapter.

https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/phak/media/06_phak_ch4.pdf

PHAK Chapter 5: Start at “Stalls” on Page 5-25 and stop at “Basic Propeller Principles” on Page 5-28

https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/phak/media/07_phak_ch5.pdf

Video Lessons:

Lesson 1.3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OLQvc_86EQc

Lesson 1.4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9AIS4ABgoho

Helpful Videos:

Airflow During a Stall: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFcW5-1NP60

Power on Stall Develops into a Stall: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKIk-dqml6U

Beechcraft Queen Air Stall and Crash: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTQwkKameLg

Proper Spin Recovery – Mzeroa Flight Training: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52tPNkBcfmg

Lesson Handouts

https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/rqfadme0k5dr13vil5gus/Lesson-1.3.docx?dl=0&rlkey=psjxg46r1ryzro73q20odz2v8

https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/3ysxztspmyrorz9m94beg/Lesson-1.4.docx?dl=0&rlkey=a5d74fq68o7n8ks3al9wjh0eo

 

Lesson 1.5 and 1.6

This week’s assignment covers Lessons 1.5 and 1.6 from the from the Red Gleim book (the one that says Private Pilot FAA Knowledge Test Prep):

Reading Assignment:

From the Red Gleim book: Read Lessons 1.5 (Frost) and 1.6 (Ground Effect) and study the questions for these two units.

PHAK Chapter 12: Start at “Dew and Frost” on Page 12-15 and stop at “Fog” on Page 12-15.

https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/phak/media/14_phak_ch12.pdf

PHAK Chapter 5: Start at “Ground Effect” on Page 5-11 and stop at “Axes of an Aircraft” on Page 5-12

https://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/aviation/phak/media/07_phak_ch5.pdf

Video Lessons:

Lesson 1.5: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2GLSGjvWUg

Lesson 1.6: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9aRfqPX6JiM

Lesson Handouts

https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/9ma3cuixvqdufp6v6wo42/Lesson-1.5.docx?dl=0&rlkey=x5zzafl5isaky1qt5spwmop3a

https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/d6wtboli0tif2jnsmt3la/Lesson-1.6.docx?dl=0&rlkey=mleac5cybp0bz96c6c8zq0fds