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7 Cards in this Set

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ground operations
preflight inspection
engine starting and shutdown
tie down procedures
safety precautions
airworthiness certificate
specifies the category (normal, utility, transport), indicates the make, model, serial number, and any exemptions from the applicable standards
airworthiness certificate remains in effect
indefinitely, as long as aircraft is maintained and operated according to FAR
fuel reserve in VFR conditions
20 minutes at normal cruise power (remember the quote from The Hunt for Red October)
preflight information
aircraft performance based on current and anticipated conditions, weather reports, and fuel requirements
when to use a written checklist
places on a helicopter birds, insects, and small animals use as nesting places
air ducts, pilot tubes, fuel tank vents obstructed by pests, eggs, excretions, or webs