T-45A UJPT, E2-C2 INav-09
Flight Planning (Departure)
HOW TO USE A WORKBOOK
1. This is a workbook/lab that you will complete in group session with an instructor. You will provide FLIP
publications, charts, and the TW2 In-flight Guide.
2. The lesson contains information accompanied by exercises and/or questions to measure your
understanding of the subject matter. Answers are provided in the back of the workbook to allow you to
monitor your progress through the lesson.
The primary ingredient to any successful flight, whether it be IFR or VFR, is preflight planning (this lesson
concerns only IFR flights). To ensure a safe and successful flight, it is imperative that you understand the
flight planning process along with the associated documents needed to manage a long distance flight.
After this lesson you will be better able to accurately plan a cross-country flight and complete a single-
engine jet flight log.
This lesson consists of:
Information required for the preparation of a flight plan
Planning a flight
Preparing a single-engine jet flight log
Your prior experiences with flight planning during T-34C training