Before flying, pilots should use a checklist containing at least the following items.

Pilot’s checklist

  • Are you sure you have a list of emergency and survival equipment on board (see EU Regulation 865/2012, NCO GEN 130) for immediate communication with rescue and coordination centers?
  • Have you checked that the aircraft documentation has been updated?
  • Did the passenger keep information before the flight?
  • Have you done the weight and balance / performance calculation?
  • Is the first aid kit accessible and up to date?