Instructor » Flight Test Standards Gyroplane » Fuel Management
Task: Fuel management
To determine that the candidate;
(a) Demonstrates competency in calculating fuel requirements including reserves, for a private operation.
(b) Establishes the fuel quantity on board the aircraft prior to the flight and calculates endurance.
(c) Correctly operates the engine primer pump for starting in accordance with the aircraft’s flight manual or checklist.
(d) Correctly operates the auxiliary fuel pump (if applicable) in accordance with the aircraft’s flight manual or checklist.