Momentarily move RIGHT switch S2 (13) on controller to RAISE position. Ensure that landing gear
on operators right extends, release RIGHT switch S2.
Slowly erect helicopter by moving LEFT and RIGHT switches S1 and S2 (12 and 13) on controller to
RAISE position until helicopter struts are fully extended.
(7). Lock landing gear collars.
Remove aircraft left strut collar locking pin, rotate collar counterclockwise to lock, reinstall locking pin.
Remove aircraft right strut collar locking pin, rotate collar counterclockwise to lock, reinstall locking
Move LEFT and RIGHT switches S1 and S2 (12 and 13, Figure 2-1) on controller to LOWER position
to depressurize hydraulic hoses.
Set pump switch S4 (10) to OFF on controller.
(8). Disconnect hydraulic cart (Erected condition).
Close left and right shutoff hose valves.
Disconnect left and right shutoff valve/hoses from helicopter. Install caps on both left and right
Disconnect electrical power supply and grounding cable from power source and helicopter.
Secure access covers on both left and right FAB walkways.
Position cart for kneeling next helicopter or prepare for storage, as appropriate.
2-9. Kneeling and Erecting Operations for C-5 Shipment (Rear Door Load Only).
General. This provides instructions for the operation of the hydraulic cart and for the kneeling and erecting of
the AH-64A helicopter for transport C-5 cargo aircraft, rear door load only.
Applicability. Personnel will be thoroughly familiar with and practiced in these procedures prior to performing
kneeling and erecting operations in con3unction with helicopter transport operations.