F/A-18 Korea - 1997 F/A-18 Korea - 1997 F/A-18 Korea - 1997 F/A-18 Korea - 1997

F/A-18 Korea

Emergency Checklists

Display Damage D
Ejection
Ejection Speed Ranges:
  • SAFE between 0 and 400 kts
  • UNSAFE 400 - 600 kts
  • EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS > 600 kts
EJECTION is mandatory in these circumstances:
  1. Aircraft is in a descending attitude and cannot be leveled out
  2. Stall below 5,000 ft
  3. Spin below 10,000 ft
  4. Engine fire
  • If time allows head towards the sea or unpopulated areas.
  • PREFERRED ALT > 10,000 FT
  • SPEED < 400 KTS
  • At low level Pitch UP 20 DEGREES as this imparts a higher trajectory to the ejection seat than ejecting from level flight
Pull Ejection handle Shift E


One engine out.... time to look at the Ejection checklist
One engine out.... time to look at the Ejection checklist.

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