Thursday, October 23
It's not a do-list, it's a checklist
By Brady Lane at 6:30 PM
Flight log to date Hours flown: 2.1 | Days since I started: 9 | Cost: $552.70
Using a checklist is a great thing!
I found it gives me confidence knowing I've looked the plane over and made sure we are ready to fly. As a student pilot it is also helping me learn the aircraft and where all the controls are located (i.e. fuel pump, parking brake, etc.)
Eventually the items on the checklist will flow more naturally and truly be a check-list, but right now, I'm still taking it line by line (more as a do-list). I'll get there though.
Here's the checklist we are using (click to open PDF)...