*Weather Changes *Wakes from another AC *Aircraft Maneuvers
What are the degrees of turbulence?
Smooth, Light chop, Light Turbulence, Moderate Chop, Moderate Turbulence, and Severe Turbulence
What is expected Turbulence?
Capt gives FAs a briefing on expected turbulence by interphone
What is Limited Turbulence?
Seat belt sign is on and capt will make a PA for FAs to stow carts and take their seats
What is No Warning Turbulence?
Seatbelt Sign is on and Capt will make a PA for FAs to take their seats immediately
FAs responsibilities for Expected Turbulence?
Secure Passengers ad Cabin, Take Jump Seats per capts direction and fasten harness securely, make PA to PAX to be seated and fasten seatbelts
FAs responsibilities for Limited Turbulence?
FA 1 makes PA to PAX to remain seated with seat belts fastened, Immediately stow carts, perform seat belt compliance check if safe to do so , take jumpseats
FAs responsibilities for No Warning Turbulence?
Immediately take first available seat, passenger seat if necessary and fasten seat belt, if no seat available sit on floor and hold onto stationary object, do not do compliance checks and stow carts, first FA to strap into jumpseat will make PA
How should an FA respond to a Fire/Smoke Detector Alarm in LAV?
If PAX is in the LAV let them know you are coming in, Assess door with back of hand to make sure the door isnt warm, get extinguisher and PBE, crack door slightly and spray then close repeat as necessary.
What is Torching and where can it occur?
Its is a sudden burst of fire coming from the engine APU exhaust duct when excessive fuel is present at the time of ignition.
Torching usually happens on the ?
If torching occurs
Notify the captain immediately let him know the location and duration of burning, keep PAX calm
Notify the Captain, Do not place anything in the source of the Air Leak, If the leak is coming from a door , do not touch the door or door handle, Move PAX and CMs away from the air leak unless otherwise advised by the capt
Give two examples of Rejected Take off
1. There is an AC malfunction that is indicated on the flight deck instrument panel 2. An obstacle may be on the runway
Why would Fuel Dumping take place?
1. AC needs to land before it reaches its destination and is considered overweight for landing. 2. Minimize the risk off fire during an emergency landing.
FA responsibility for Feul Dumping
Notify Flight deck if an odor of fuel is detected and let PAX know that this is normal.
FA procedures for Emergency deplanning at Gate?
. Deplanning use the jetbridge or ramp
FA procedures of an Emergency Evacuation at Gate?
Brace for Impact Command
Brace for Impact repeat until you hear the captain say evacuate or signal