CREW BRIEFING CHECKLIST
1. Mission overview.
2. Flight route.
3. Weather. Departure, en route, destination, and void time.
4. Required items, mission equipment, and personnel.
5. Airspace surveillance procedures. (Task 1026)
6. Analysis of the aircraft.
a. Logbook and preflight deficiencies.
b. Performance planning.
(1) Comparison of computed ETF/ATF with logbook.
(2) Re-computation of PPC, if necessary.
(3) Go/no go data.
(4) Single engine capability - Min/Max SE IAS.
c. Mission deviations required based on aircraft analysis.
7. Crew actions, duties, and responsibilities.
a. Transfer of flight controls and two challenge rule. (P*)
b. Assign scan sectors.
c. Emergency actions.
(1) Mission considerations.
(2) Inadvertent IMC.
(3) Egress procedures and rendezvous point.
(4) Actions to be performed by P*, P, and NCM.
(5) NVG failure.
8. General crew duties.
a. Pilot on the controls (P*).
(1) Fly the aircraft - primary focus outside when VMC, inside when IMC.
(2) Avoid traffic and obstacles.
(3) Cross-check systems and instruments.
(4) Monitor/transmit on radios as directed by the PC.
b. Pilot not on the controls - P.
(1) Assist in traffic and obstacle avoidance.
(2) Tune radios and set transponder.
(4) Copy clearances, ATIS, and other information.
(5) Cross-check systems and instruments.
(6) Monitor/transmit on radios as directed by the PC.
(7) Read and complete checklist items as required.
(8) Set/adjust switches and systems as required.
(9) Announce when focused inside for more than 2-3 seconds (VMC).
c. Crew chief, medic, and other assigned crewmembers.
(1) Secure passengers and cargo.
(2) Assist in traffic and obstacle clearance.
(3) Perform other duties assigned by the PC.
9. Risk assessment considerations.
10. Crewmembers' questions, comments, and acknowledgment of mission briefing.