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Task: Pre-flight


To determine that the candidate exhibits adequate knowledge of the aircraft type by explaining or demonstrating the appropriate; 

(a) Pre-flight interior inspection.

(b) Pre-flight external inspection including checking of fuel and oil in accordance with the aircraft’s pilot operating handbook.

(c) Securing of baggage and loose articles.


The examiner/instructor will; 

(a) Observe the candidate carrying out a pre-flight inspection and determine that the candidate’s performance meets the objectives.

(b) Question the candidate on significant aircraft features.