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Mission Pilot SQTR Study Guide

sUAS Mission Pilot - Familiarization and Preparatory Training

 

NOTE:

These are recommendations only! Actual requirements may vary.

Task

Description

Source recommendations

O-5001

Demonstrate Aircraft & Ground Team Coordination

Part 107 Crew Management

O-5002

Describe how ELT's are Detected

Complete GTM3 O-0301 & O-0302

O-5003

Discuss consideration variables to Imagine Composition and Compose an Image 

General photography, aperture, ISO, shutter speed

O-5004

Transfer Images to and View Images on a Computer 

Basic PC, Win/MacOS knowledge

O-5005

Discuss CAP Image / Graphic Requirements and Image & Orthomosaic Processing Software 

Software knowledge regarding resolutions, capture overlap, software types

O-5006

Prepare an Orthomosaic Image utilizing Orthomosaic Image Processing Software 

Software knowledge regarding resolutions, capture overlap, software types

P-5100

Discuss UAS Mission Pilot Duties and Responsibilities

Part 107 Crew Management

P-5101

Discuss General UAS Related Safety & ORM Requirements and Issues

General Part 107, CAP ORM Basic

P-5102

Demonstrate knowledge of the risk and risk mitigation associated with flying UAS aircraft. 

General Part 107, CAP ORM Basic

P-5103

Discuss Type of Flights Performed by CAP UAS Aircrews

CAPP 70-1u

P-5104

Discuss UAS Security Concerns and Procedures

CAPP 70-1u

P-5105

Demonstrate how to keep Camera and Accessories and GPS System Mission Ready 

General sUAS procedures

O-5007

Demonstrate proper use, charging, maintenance, and shipping of UAS battery systems

General sUAS procedures

P-5106

Discuss Crew Resource Management

Part 107 Crew Management

O-5008

Demonstrate Use of Sectional Charts

Part 107

P-5107

Discuss CAP Liability Coverage and Mishap Reporting

CAP Safety

P-5108

Enter Data into CAP Forms

CAP General

P-5109

Discuss how Atmospheric and Lighting Conditions Effect Visual Search Effectiveness

General Part 107, CAP ORM Basic

P-5110

Identify Visual Clues and Wreckage Patterns from FPV and orthomosaic imagery

General PC, PC/MAC image software knowledge, orthomosaic imagery guidelines

O-5009

Demonstrate the ability to initiate emergency procedures for a lost link, battery failure, or other in-flight emergency

General sUAS procedures

P-5111

Identify what to Look for and Record during Damage Assessment Missions from FPV and orthomosaic imagery

Familiarize with available mapping software, orthomosaic image creation

O-5010

Discuss Kp Index, RFI, and EMI affects and mitigation techniques on UAS operations.

General sUAS procedures

 

 

 

Recommended software knowledge

 

 

Google Earth Pro - PC/MAC desktop version

 

 

CalTopo - www.catopo.com

 

 

DroneDeploy - App/website for mobile

 

 

Pix4D - App/website for mobile

 

 

Litchi - App/website for mobile

 

 

Adobe Photoshop CC

 

 

SkyVector - www.skyvector.com

 

 

1-800-WXBrief - www.1800wxbrief.com

 

 

KittyHawk - App for mobile

 
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