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Task: Approach and go-round


To determine that the candidate is capable of; 

(a) Carrying out a go-round from below 50′ in accordance with the recommended procedure.


The examiner/instructor will; 

(a) Call for a go-round during at least one approach (but preferably not the approach to a field of minimum length) from 50′ or below and observe the candidate’s performance to ensure it meets the objective.

(b) Place emphasis on correct flap retraction, in accordance with the pilot’s operating handbook and recommended procedures.

(c) Place emphasis on tracking the runway centre line.