Instrument Proficiency Check
By Sporty's Pilot Shop
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Be thoroughly prepared for your next Instrument Proficiency Check with Sporty’s interactive iPhone/iPad app!
Using a visual menu system, Instrument Proficiency Check is broken down into 6 subject areas and 27 individual video segments. Based on Sporty’s award-winning Instrument Rating Course, the Instrument Proficiency Check app contains over 160 minutes of engaging 3D animations and in-flight video.
With the intuitive menu, you’ll be able to quickly access the topics you want to watch. Or, watch them all for a comprehensive review.
Also included is a review quiz based on content from the videos. After finishing the questions you’ll receive instant feedback on your score and be able to review missed questions. There’s even a way to quickly review the video segment from which the question is based.
We’ve additionally included the FAA publication “Instrument Proficiency Check Guidance” – complete with a table of contents to quickly access each section. This helpful guide is useful for both students who are getting ready to complete an instrument proficiency check, as well as for flight instructors preparing to give one. And you can quickly print the worksheets and checklists using the AirPrint functionality and a networked printer.
Instrument Proficiency Check covers the following topics:
• IFR Flight Review
--Weather Reports & Forecasts
--ATC & Charts
• Basic Attitude Instrument Flight
--Compass & Timed Turns
• Aircraft Systems & Preflight
--Preflight of Gyro Instruments
• Navigation, Clearances, & Holding
--En Route GPS
--Clearances & Departure Procedures
--Types of Approaches
--Flying Precision Approaches
--Flying Non-Precision Approaches
--Flying GPS Approaches
This comprehensive program from Sporty’s takes you beyond just passing your next check: it gives you the instrument flying information to make you a safer, more proficient pilot right away. It covers everything you should know to impress your instructor and ace your next instrument proficiency check. It also makes a great reference, easily reviewed in between flights.
And, this app is APPROVED FOR FAA WINGS CREDIT!!! Visit sportys.com/wings for more information on the FAA Wings program.
Sporty’s Pilot Shop is the world’s leading provider of aviation training material, having trained thousands of pilots for over 50 years.
***FREE gift from Sporty's with download -- pilot's microfiber screen cleaning cloth (seriously, it's free!)***
What's New in Version 2.4
We've added lots of new content in this update, including new video and animations on the following topics:
- regulations related to instrument pilot currency, aircraft inspections, VOR checks and required aircraft equipment for IFR flight
- interpreting weather reports and forecasts
- reading and interpreting IFR charts
- IFR flight plans and clearances
- understanding the pitot static system, aircraft instruments and instrument failure procedures
- procedures and techniques for how to deal with radio communications failures
We also added the Instrument Pilot Practical Test Standards, which contains the guidance for which maneuvers and procedures need to be performed on an IPC. Includes interface updates for iOS 7.
- Category: Education
- Updated: 03 February 2014
- Version: 2.4
- Size: 1.48 GB
- Language: English
- Developer: Sporty's Pilot Shop
- © 2014, Sportsman's Market, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.