Prestart Checklist

1. Set EAC Switch to OFF

(left console)

2. Set RADAR Switch to DIS

(left console)

3. Set VHF radio 1 channel presets on VHF 1 Radio Panel (VHF AM). You may wish to do so according to the frequency specified in the mission briefing.

(left console)

4. Set VHF radio 2 channel presets on VHF 2 Radio Panel (VHF FM). You may wish to do so according to the frequency specified in the mission briefing.

(left console)

5. Arm the ejection seat.

(left console)

6. Emergency flap retract switch to aft

(left console)

7. Flight control mode to NORM

(left console)

8. Aileron emergency disengage switch to center position

(left console)

9. Elevator emergency disengage switch to center position

(left console)

10. Speed brake emergency retract switch to aft position

(left console)

11. Pitch/Roll trim override switch to NORM

(left console)

12. HARS/SAS override switch to NORM

(Left Console)

13. Set refuel status and indexer light control

(Left Console)

14. NVIS light switch to OFF

(Left Console)

15. Master exterior light switch to aft (located on left throttle)

(Left Console)

16. Throttles in OFF (full back) position

(Left Console)

17. Set flap position to UP (left of throttles)

(Left Console)

18. Speed brakes to closed position (speed brake switch on right throttle)

(Left Console)

19. Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) switch to OFF

(Left Console)

20. Engine operate switches to NORM

(Left Console)

21. Engine fuel flow switches to NORM

(Left Console)

22. Main fuel boost pump switches to OFF

(Left Console)

23. Wing fuel boost pump switches to OFF

(Left Console)

24. Main fill disable switches are depressed

(Left Console)

25. Wing fill disable switches are depressed

(Left Console)

26. Air refuel control is CLOSE

(Left Console)

27. Tank gate switch is CLOSE

(Left Console)

28. Crossfeed switch is OFF

(Left Console)

29. Both MFCDs are set to OFF

(Front Dash)

28. Standby Attitude Indicator is CAGED

(Front Dash)

29. Reset Accelerometer

(Front Dash)

30. Fire T-Handles are all in

(Front Dash)

31. Fire discharge switch is centered

(Front Dash)

32. Check Standby Compass

(Front Dash)

33. Auxiliary landing gear extension handle is in

(Front Dash)

34. Landing gear handle is DOWN

(Front Dash)

35. Landing/Taxi light switch is OFF

(Front Dash)

36. AHCP Master Arm switch set to SAFE

(Front Dash)

37. AHCP GUN/PAC switch set to SAFE

(Front Dash)

38. AHCP Laser ARM switch set to SAFE

(Front Dash)

39. AHCP TGP switch set to OFF

(Front Dash)

40. AHCP CICU switch set to OFF

(Front Dash)

41. AHCP JTRS switch set of OFF

(Front Dash)

42. AHCP IFFCC switch set to OFF

(Front Dash)

43. APU generator switch to OFF/RESET

(Right Console)

44. Inverter switch to OFF

(Right Console)

45. AC generators switches set to OFF/RESET

(Right Console)

46. Battery switch to OFF

(Right Console)

47. Emergency flood switch set as desired

(Right Console)

48. Mode dial set to OFF

(Right Console)

49. All System switches set to OFF

(Right Console)

50. ILS Panel Power Switch set to OFF

(Right Console)

51. CDU switch set to OFF

(Right Console)

52. EGI switch set to OFF

(Right Console)

53. PAGE knob set to OTHER

(Right Console)

54. STEER PT knob set to MISSION

(Right Console)

55. TACAN Mode Dial set to OFF

(Right Console)

56. Lighting control panel set as desired

(Right Console)

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