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Aircraft Lighting Systems

I have been mightily confused by the different names of the aircraft lighting systems; and the conditions under which they should be used. Here's my attempt making sense of it; the captions pointing to the lights (NAV, BCN, etc.) indicate how the corresponding switches are labled in the Skyhawk:

Cessna 172 Skyhawk Lighting Systems


The following is my interpretation of a rough approximation of how these systems should be used:

Aircraft Lighting Systems: Conditions for Use
beaconwhenever engine is in operation
navigation lightsat night
strobeat takeoff
landing lightsat landing
taxi lightsat landing, and while in motion on the surface
There seems to be no regulation preventing any lighting from being used; but [*] states that * and * may be turned off if *.


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