RIO Post Start

The RIO must ensure that the EMERG GEN check is completed before commencing poststart checklist.

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Additionally The ECS (Environmental Control System) should run for at least 3 minutes before avionics and AWG-9 power-up.

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WCS switch - STBY.

Verify that AWG-9 COND light illuminates.

LIQ COOLING switch - AWG-9 or AWG-9/AIM-54.

Select AWG-9/AIM-54 if AIM-54 is loaded. Verify that AWG-9 COND light goes off and that AUTO BIT 2 is running (on TID).

IR/TV power switch - STBY/IR/TV.

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CATEGORY knob - NAV.

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NAV MODE switch - Align.

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Communications - ON and Set.

U/VHF MODE selector - T/R G.
DATA LINK switch - ON.

TACAN function selector - T/R.

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RADAR WARNING RCVR panel - Set.

Display type switch - NORM.
PWR switch - ON.
TEST switch - SPL.
MODE button - LMT.

DECM knob - STBY.

When STBY light goes off, select hold 3 SEC, then ACT for OBC.

IFF MASTER knob - STBY.

Set CODE knob - As required.
IFF panel - Test.
MC switch - OUT.
M1, M2 and M3 - Test.
MC - Test.
IFF ANT switch - AUTO.
Select NORM and observe that TEST light illuminates.

AUTO BIT 2 - Verify Complete.

On TID.

CAP - Enter own aircraft latitude, longitude and field or ship elevation.

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Altimeter - Reset.

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Computer address panel - Enter desired data.

WP, FP, etc, according to mission.

DDD - Set.

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TID controls - Set.

CONTRAST - Set.
BRIGHT control - Set.
CLSN - OFF.
ALT NUM - ON.
SYM ELEM - ON.
DATA LINK - As required.
JAM strobe - As required.
NON ATTK - As required.
LAUNCH ZONE - As required.
VEL VECTOR - As required.
RANGE scale - As required.

Multiple display indicator - Set.

TEST button - Depress and Check.
BRIGHTNESS - Set.

DATA/ADF switch - BOTH.

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Hand control panel - Set.

Light test - Depress and Check.
El Vernier - Set 0° elevation on radar.
All AWG-9 lights should illuminate.

AN/ALE-39 - Set.

BURST switch - 3.
BURST INTERVAL - 0.1.
SALVO - 2.
SALVO INTERVAL - 0.4.

CANOPY DEFOG-CABIN AIR lever - CABIN AIR.

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D/L reply - As required.

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AAI control panel - Set.

TEST/CHAL CC switch - Test.
Check DDD display.

Indicator lights - Test.

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DDI BIT - Test.

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After alignment complete

NAV mode - INS.
Program restart - Depress.
STBY/READY lights - OFF.
TID NAV mode - INS.

DEST data - Verify.

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BRG/DIST to destination - Check.

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OWN A/C groundspeed - Check.

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MAG VAR - Check.

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KY-28/KY-58 - As required.

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Standby attitude gyro - Erect.

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Notify pilot - Ready to taxi.

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