Area of Operation: “Emergency Operations” is complete when the following tasks have been achieved:
1. Loss of Communications
2. Approach with Loss of Primary Flight Instrument Indicators
Changing weather conditions, air traffic control (ATC), the aircraft, and the pilot are all variables that make instrument flying an unpredictable and challenging operation. The safety of the flight depends upon the pilot’s ability to manage these variables while maintaining positive aircraft control and adequate situational awareness.