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ASSESSMENT CRITERIA

Task: Crosswind approach and landing (at Examiner discretion)

Objective:

To determine that the candidate is capable of; 

(a) Carrying out a crosswind approach and landing, maintaining the nominated approach speed ± 5 knots.

Note: Crosswind approach and landing is not an optional task for BFR 

Action:

The examiner/instructor will; 

(a) If conditions permit, observe the candidate’s demonstration of a crosswind approach and landing and determine that the candidate’s performance meets the objective.

(b) Place emphasis on a stabilised approach speed and profile.