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10 Day Plan
Comprehensive Part 61
74 hr total = 50 hr flight, 24 hr Ground

Day One
8:00 X-Country flight #1
11.00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson  #2
3.00 Debrief

Day Two
8:00 Flt Lesson #3
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson #4
3.00 Flt Lesson #5
6:00 Debrief

Day Three
8:00 Flt Lesson #6
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson #7
3.00 Debrief

Day Four
8:00 Flt Lesson #8
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson #9
3.00 Flt Lesson #10
6:00 Debrief

Day Five
8:00 Flt Lesson #11
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson #12
3:00 Flt Lesson #13
6:00 Debrief

Day Six
8:00 Flt Lesson #14
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson #15
3.00 Flt Lesson #16
6:00 Debrief

Day Seven
8:00 Flt Lesson #17
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson # 18
3:00 Flt Lesson #19
6:00 Debrief

Day Eight
8:00 Flt Lesson #20-21
3:00 Debrief

Day Nine
8:00 Flt Lesson #22
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Flt Lesson #23
3:00 Debrief

Day Ten
8:00 Flt Lesson #24
11:00 Ground
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Practical test

 

Lesson #

 

Ground

Pilot Briefing

 

Instrument Pilot
Time Allocation

Dual

Day X-Country

Instrument

Total

1

 

0.5

0.5

Evaluation Flight

2.0

2.0

1.7

3.0

2

 

0.5

0.5

Preflight preparation and flight by reference to instruments

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

3

 

0.5

0.5

Flight instruments and human factors

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

4

 

0.5

0.5

Attitude instrument flying

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

5

 

0.5

0.5

Aerodynamic factors and basic flight maneuvers

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

6

 

0.5

0.5

Partial panel operations

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

7

 

0.5

0.5

Recovery from unusual attitudes

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

8

 

0.5

0.5

Navigation systems

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

9

 

0.5

0.5

Review and practice

2.0

 

1.7

3.0

10-19

 

4.5

4.5

Orientation, intercepting, tracking, and holding using each navigation system installed in the aircraft

18.0

 

15.3

27.0

21+22

 

1.0

1.0

Cross-country flights

6.0

6.0

5.0

8.0

22+23

 

1.0

1.0

Review and practice

4.0

 

3.4

6.0

24

 

1.0

1.0

Practical test preparation

4.0

 

3.4

6.0

 

 

12

12

50 Dual 24 Ground 74 Total

50

8.0

42.4

74.0

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