MOVLAS STATION

  1. What does MOVLAS stand for?
    MANUALLY OPERATED VISUAL LANDING AID SYSTEM.
  2. What is the purpose of MOVLAS?
    Emergency backup for IFLOLS.
  3. When would you rig MOVLAS station 1?
    Loss of stabilization to the lens (loss of gyro input)
  4. What are the components for station 1?
    Source and cable.
  5. How many people are required to rig station 1?
    3 including the rig master.
  6. When would you rig MOVLAS station 2?
    Loss of lighting (lose datums, cut, and wave-off to the lens).
  7. What are the components for station 2?
    Datums, source, T-bar, cables, and bungees.
  8. How many people are required to rig station 2 (including Rig master and power)?
    7 personnel (one for each datum, one for the source, and two in the catwalk for the T-bar and cables)
  9. Where is station 2?
    50 ft aft of the lens boom.
  10. When would you rig station 3?
    Loss of power to the port side of the ship.
  11. What are the components for station 3?
    Source, datums, T-bar, cables, bungees, and transformer.
  12. How many pins are on a pickle switch?
    7.
  13. How many pickle switches plug into the lollipop for each station?
    • Station 1: 0
    • Station 2: 1
    • Station 3: 2
  14. How many people are required to rig station 3 (including the rig master and power)?
    9 personnel (one for each datum, one for the source, 2 for the transformer, and 2 for the cables and T-bar).
  15. What sound powered ckt would we use to communicate with the lens room for MOVLAS rigging?
    11JG
  16. How many cam operated switches are in the lollipop (A200)?
    23
  17. How would you swap power over to MOVLAS station 3 on the LSO platform?
    A1000 box located in the catwalk below the LSO (swap from port to stbd).
  18. Where would you locate the breakers for the MOVLAS stations?
    Located FWD and AFT of the officer's p-way on the O3
  19. What load center provides power to the lens?
    53
  20. What turns on the power for MOVLAS?
    A300 & A500.
  21. Where are the A300&A500 boxes for each station?
    • Station 1&2: lens room
    • Station 3: inside the island on the O4 by the enlisted ladderwell .
  22. What is the BMSS
    Bulkhead mounted selector switch (barrel switch)
  23. Where is the BMSS?
    Located in the lens room.
  24. What does the BMSS do?
    Swaps power for station 1&2.
  25. What is the MOVLAS king's main job?
    They are overall in charge of rigging MOVLAS.
  26. What is the rig masters job? Can they help rig MOVLAS?
    They ensure a safe rig and personnel safety. The rig master cannot actually assist in the rigging.
  27. How many lights are on the source? What colors?
    23, these correlate directly to the cam operated switches on the lollipop. 20 amber lights, 3 red low cell lights.
  28. What is the pattern for the source lights when going all the way up and all the way down?
    3-4-3
  29. What are the daytime intensities for MOVLAS?
    85 with the doors open.
  30. What are the night time intensities for MOVLAS?
    60 with the doors shut.
  31. What unit provides the MOVLAS interface to the ILARTS centerline feed?
    The 4A3 located in the hud room.
  32. What are the rig times for each station?
    • Station 1: 1 minute 35 seconds
    • Station 2: 2 minutes 20 seconds
    • Station 3: 3 minutes
  33. What items belong in the rig master tool bag?
    Phillip's, flat head, diagonal cutters, safety wire pliers, safety wire, one white light, one yellow light, one red lens cover, one blue lens cover, and one green lens cover. (At night, ensure you have a red and green wand)
  34. What 2 switches must you ensure are on when rigging the lollipop on the LSO?
    The upper and lower lamp switches
  35. How many buttons are on a pickle switch?
    2.
  36. What are the buttons on the pickle switch?
    Cut and wave off.
  37. What powers the source?
    A300 box
  38. What powers the wave off, datums and cut?
    A500.
  39. What powers station 1?
    A300.
  40. What powers station 2?
    A300 and A500 boxes.
  41. Which lights does the upper switch on the lollipop turn on?
    The 20 amber lights.
  42. Which lights does the lower lamps on the lollipop turn on?
    The 3 red low cell lights.
Author
AshtonPRLA
ID
351357
Card Set
MOVLAS STATION
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