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CFI Practical Test Standards: Preflight Preparation







Practical Test Standards: Flight Instructor

III. Preflight Preparation
Task D: Performance and Limitations


  1. AC 61-84
  2. Airplane Flying Handbook (FAA-H-8083-3)
  3. Seaplane, Skiplane, and Float/Ski Equipped Helicopter Operations Handbook (FAA-H-8083-23)
  4. Pilot's Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge (FAA-H-8083-25)
  5. Commercial Pilot: Airplane Practical Test Standards (FAA-S-8081-12) (cancelled)
  6. Commercial Pilot: Airplane Airman Certification Standards (FAA-S-ACS-7A)
  7. Private Pilot: Airman Certification Standards (FAA-S-ACS-6)
  8. POH/AFM

Objective: To determine that the applicant exhibits instructional knowledge of the elements related to performance and limitations by describing:

  1. Determination of weight and balance condition.
  2. Use of performance charts, tables, and other data in determining performance in various phases of flight.
  3. Effects of exceeding airplane limitations.
  4. Effects of atmospheric conditions on performance.
  5. Factors to be considered in determining that the required performance is within the airplane's capabilities.

Flight Instructor Test Questions


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Robert Wederquist   CP-ASEL - AGI - IGI
Commercial Pilot • Instrument Pilot
Advanced Ground Instructor • Instrument Ground Instructor

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