Pilot's and Copilot's Seats
Pilot's and Copilot's Seat Belts and Shoulder
Harnesses. The pilot's and copilot's seats are equipped
with laptype seat belts and shoulder harnesses
connected to an inertia reel. The shoulder harness belt
is of the Y configuration with the single strap being
contained in an inertia reel attached to the base of the
seatback. The two straps are worn with one strap over
each shoulder and fastened by metal loops into the seat
belt buckle. The spring loading at the inertia reel keeps
the harness snug but will allow normal movement
required during flight operations. The inertia reel is
designed with a locking device that will secure the
harness in the event of sudden forward movement or an
The equipment covered in this section includes all
emergency equipment, except that which forms part of a
complete system. For example, landing gear system,
etc. Chapter 9 describes the operation of emergency
exits and location of all emergency equipment
2-13. FIRST AID KITS.
Three first aid kits are included in the survival kit.
2-14. HAND-OPERATED FIRE EXTINGUISHER.
Repeated or prolonged exposure to high concentrations
decomposition products should be avoided. The liquid
shall not be allowed to come into contact with the skin,
as it may cause frost bite or low temperature burns
because of its very low boiling point
One hand-operated fire extinguisher is mounted
below the pilot's seat and a second and a second
extinguisher is located in the left cabin sidewall, aft of
the cabin door.