C182 Checkout

This high-wing spacious plane comfortably seats four, and with it’s high performance and long fuel range, it is perfect for mountain airports and weekend trips.

Key Aspects

  • Operating an aircraft with a very heavy nose and elevator
  • Engine cooling
  • Operations constant speed propeller
  • Takeoff and landing sight picture with a large engine cowlings and high panel

Checkout Process

  • Get a Pilot Operating Handbook
  • Review ground training
  • Review Preflight
  • Review Four Fundamentals
    • Takeoff
    • Landing
    • Aerial Maneuvers
    • Emergencies

Disclaimer: All checkouts are based on pilot competency. It begins with instructor training and continues until pilot reaches safe competency in the aircraft. Checkout times and duration vary widely pilot to pilot.