9-23. In the emergency stop condition, a quick-settle control valve returns the motion platform to the settled position at
the highest practicable speed. The boarding ramp lowers under power of a reserve stored-energy source. In
approximately 24 to 31 seconds. depending on the position of the motion platform at the time electrical power was cut
off, personnel can safely exit to the access balcony.
9-24. An emergency escape ladder is provided in case a power failure or a hydraulic failure prevents boarding ramp
Do not discharge a Halon 1301 fire extinguisher in the confined area.
Avoid prolonged exposure (5 minutes or more) to high concentrations of fire extinguishing
agent and its decomposition products because of irritation to the eyes and nose. Adequate
respiratory and eye relief from excessive exposure should be sought as soon as the primary
fire emergency permits. Use of oxygen for personnel is recommended.
If steam or water is observed in cockpit. activate EMERGENCY STOP switch and evacuate the
9-25. Four Halon fire extinguishers are located in central areas of the simulator complex: one in the computer room, two
in the simulator room, and one in the pump room. Another type fire extinguisher (CF3BR) is installed in the flight
simulator compartment as part of the normal cockpit equipment.