T-45A UJPT & E2-C2 INav-10
Flight Planning (En Route)
Figure 22: FORMATION FLIGHT PLAN
IFR flight plans should be filed at least 30 minutes prior to planned departure time. This allows ATC time
to process the flight plan and work your flight into the traffic system. Flight plans should be filed with the
Base Operations having a communication link with ARTCC or by commercial telephone with an FSS.
Flight plans can be filed in flight with an FSS, provided visual flight conditions can be maintained (and you
stay below Class A airspace) until an IFR clearance is received.
Prior to every IFR flight outside the local training area, a pilot should have three documents in his
A copy of the Flight Weather Briefing (DD Form 175-1)
A copy of the Flight Plan (DD Form 175)
A completed Jet Flight Log with essential information to complete the assigned mission.