Tailwind Flight Center

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Cessna 172N Check-out Evaluation
Tailwind Rep_________________________ Date_______________

Pilot Name _______________________ Certificate # ______________________

1. What is the maximum rated horsepower of this C-172?

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2. What is the max air pressure for nose and main gear tires?

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3. What is the maximum and minimum oil level?

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4. What is the total usable fuel for this C-172?

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5. Please list & define the following V-speeds: a. VR _______- ____________________________ b. VS _______- ____________________________ c. Vso _______- ____________________________ d. Vfe _______ - ____________________________ e. Vno _______- ____________________________ f. Vne _______- ____________________________ 6. Define Vy. What is this speed for the aircraft?

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7. Define Vx. What is this speed for the aircraft?

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8. What are the flap positions for this C-172?

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9. Describe when and why you use carburetor heat.

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10. How can you tell if your aircraft has carburetor ice?

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11. Describe the emergency procedure for an engine failure in flight.

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12. Determine the takeoff and landing distance over a 50ft obstacle for the following conditions: a. Pilot – 170 lbs b. Copilot – 160 lbs c. Passenger – 150 lbs d. Baggage – 25 lbs e. Fuel – as much as possible

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13. What are the currency requirements that apply to you? Are you current?

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14. What documents must be onboard the aircraft for it to be airworthy?

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15. What is wake turbulence and how can you avoid it during takeoff and landing?

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16. What is the required fuel reserve for day/night VFR?

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17. What precautions should be taken when flight is conducted over water?

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18. List the following radio frequencies: a. GRB ATIS _________ b. Green Bay Tower _________ c. Green Bay Ground _________ d. Green Bay App/Dep _________ e. Green Bay FSS _________

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19. What are your communication responsibilities for operating at or near an uncontrolled airport? (List all necessary radio communications and phraseology)

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20. What are the communication procedures for entering or transitioning Class C Airspace? _____

21. What would you do in the event of an engine fire during engine start?

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22. What is the maximum baggage allowed in both the rear and forward baggage compartment? (separate and combined.)

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23. What is the basic empty weight & maximum Take-off weight for this aircraft?

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24. Compute the maximum amount of fuel allowable and CG location for your aircraft with the following conditions: a. b. c. d. e. Pilot – 150 lbs Copilot – 160 lbs Passenger – 150 lbs Baggage – 25 lbs Fuel – as much as possible

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