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Pre-Start Check
Pre-flight inspection Documentation Seats Seat Belts Parking Brake Controls Trim Avionics Alternator Switch Main Switch Circuit Breakers Fuel Selector Fuel Pump Carburettor Heat Pitch Mixture Surroundings Cabin Doors Start Engine Throttle .. Cold Start .. .. Hot Start .. Completed Maintenance Release & Flight Manual Adjusted and Secure Fastened On Free and Correct Sense Full Travel / Set for Take-Off Off Off On In Lowest Tank Selected/Contents checked On / Check Indicator Light / Pressure Cold Full Fine Rich Lookout / "Clear Prop" Closed/Secure 3 Primes 1 Prime 1000 RPM - Cold Start 1200 RPM - Hot Start Green Sector (within 30 seconds) On Green Sector On / Flag Away Off / Check Pressure Identified and Retracted Suction, Erection, Alignment On, ATIS, Ground Call Off Checked Completed

Final Checks 300ft

Pitch Undercarriage Flaps Clearance Trim Flaps Fuel Pump Strobes Landing Light Transponder Radio Call

(P U F C)

Full Fine Fixed As Required To land

After Landing Checks

(Clear of runway) Set for Take-Off Identified and Retracted Off Off Off Off Call made (Cancel Sarwatch) Set 1200 RPM Off Off Checked Check T & Ps (Green Sector) Idle Cut-Off Closed Off Off Off Off Applied

Shut Down Checks

Parking Brake Throttle Turn Co-ordinator Avionics / Navaids Magnetos Engine Instruments Mixture Throttle Alternator Switch Main Switch Fuel Selector Magnetos Control Lock

After Start
Throttle Oil Pressure Alternator Switch Voltmeter Turn Co-ordinator Fuel Pump Flaps Gyro Instruments Avionics / Navaids Parking Brake

Checks Before Stalling

Height Airframe Security Engine Location Lookout


Sufficient to recover by 3000' AGL Flaps as required, Doors closed & secure, Trim - neutral No loose articles, seat belts fastened Instruments - Green Sector, Mixture - Rich, Fuel Pump - On / Check Light / Check Pressure Not over built up areas, clouds, or high ground Suitable forced landing area Initial Stall - 360 Clearing Turn Subsequent Stalls - 90 Clearing turn


Brakes Instruments Taxi Check


Run Up

After Take-Off Checks

On 1200 RPM Checked / Oil Pressure (Green Sector) Oil Temp. (Yellow Sector) Press to test. Select fullest tank Rich Full Fine 2000 RPM Checked (Green Sector) Check T & Ps (Green Sector) Actuated twice (not below 1500 RPM) Checked (Min. Drop 50 RPM) Checked (Max Drop 175 RPM Max Diff 50 RPM) Idle Check 1200 RPM Set for Take-Off Set Identified / Take-Off Position 10 Rich Full Fine Cold On / Check Pressure Selection and Contents Both Full and Free Movement Checked / Set as required Set as Required Fastened Closed / Secure Given Given Final Approach Checked On Check alignment On (Alt)

Parking Brake Throttle Engine Instruments Indicator Lights Fuel Selector Mixture Pitch Throttle (Check behind) Suction Engine Instruments Pitch Carburettor Heat Magnetos Throttle Throttle

Flaps (300ft agl) Power Engine Instruments At 1000 feet Fuel Pump

Retracted Throttle 25" / Pitch 2500 RPM Check T & Ps (Green Sector) Off / Check Pressure

Cruise Check
Accelerate Power Mixture Engine Instruments Trim Cruise IAS Set as required * Set as required * Check T & Ps (Green Sector) Relieve Load

* For all power and mixture settings refer to Flight Manual Performance Section

Pre Take-Off

Trim Friction Nut Flaps Mixture Pitch Carburettor Heat Fuel Pump Fuel Selector Magnetos Controls Flight Instruments Avionics / Navaids Seat Belts Cabin Doors Emergency Briefing Departure Briefing

Approach Review Top of Descent Checks

Frequencies Engine Instruments Mixture QNH Compass / D I


Checked and Set Check T & Ps (Green Sector) Set as required Set Aligned

Pre-Landing Checks
Brakes Undercarriage Mixture Fuel Selector Fuel Pump Instruments Seat / Seat belts Hatches (Cabin Doors)

Off / Check Pressure Fixed Rich On / Fullest Tank / Check Contents On / Check Light / Check Pressure Check T & Ps (Green Sector) Secure /Fastened Secure

Holding Point

Lookout Windsock Strobes Compass/Directional Indicator Transponder