Flight #: 2 — CONFIRM FIRST FLIGHT RESULTS

Pilot:

Date:

Time:

Objectives:

  • Re-affirm the first flight findings

Check

Action

   
 

DEPARTURE

 

Do not use flaps

 

Do not change throttle settings, mixture, or fuel tanks

 

Remain above the airport

 

Climb out at 110 MPH

 

Climb to 4000’ MSL and level off

   
 

CRUISE

 

Limit prop RPM to 2300

 

Check engine gauges especially CHT and Oil Temp

 

Trim hands off level flight

 

Yaw rudder left and right 5 degrees

 

360 degree clearing turns (10 degrees bank)

 

360 degree clearing turns (20 degrees bank)

   

NOTES

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Action

   
 

SLOW FLIGHT

 

Climb to 6000 feet

 

Slowly decrease speed to 80 MPH — maintain altitude

 

360 degree clearing turns at 20 degrees bank

 

Keep ball centered using rudder

   
 

Increase speed to 100 MPH

 

Apply half flaps (20 Degrees)

 

Slowly decrease speed to 80 MPH — maintain altitude

 

360 degree clearing turns at 20 degrees bank

 

Keep ball centered using rudder

 

Apply full flaps

 

360 turns

 

Add power, climb like doing a go-around & raise flaps

   
 

Check engine instruments

 

Speed back up to cruise speed

   
   

NOTES

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Action

   
   
 

POST FLIGHT

   
 

Prepare corrective action list

 

Record fuel and oil consumption

 

Pull cowlings and inspect engine carefully

 

Inspect airframe carefully

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

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