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52.50 Flight Preparation

52.50.2 Explain the requirements for obtaining and considering relevant information prior to flight. CAR 91

91.217 Preflight action

Before commencing a flight, a pilot-in-command of an aircraft must obtain and become familiar with all information concerning that flight including—

(1) where practicable, the current meteorological information; and

(2) the fuel requirements; and

(3) the alternatives available if the planned flight cannot be completed; and

(4) any known or likely traffic delays that have been notified by ATS; and

(5) the status of the communication and navigation facilities intended to be used; and

(6) the current conditions of the aerodrome and runway lengths at aerodromes of intended use; and

(7) any take-off and landing distance data contained in the aircraft flight manual; and

(8) in the case of aircraft powered by two or more engines—

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