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Task: Short field take-off
To determine that the candidate is capable of;
(a) Taking off from a field of minimum length, as determined by the use of ‘P’ charts or the Aircraft’s Flight Manual (factored as appropriate).
(b) Modifying the rotate and climb speeds for the conditions and reevaluating the advisability of continuing.
(c) Utilising all of the available runway, ensuring that minimum static RPM is achieved and engine instrument readings are acceptable, prior to brakes release.