SAFE. Lever is position forward.
ON Depress brakes and pull handle.
Insert into slot.
Master Mode BER.
OUT. Confirm that landing gear lever is down to prevent retraction on hydraulic pressure.
Confirm that Autothrottle (AFK) is off.
Ground idle (MTG). Click the throttle catch (on front left). Opens up the High pressure fuel valve.
OFF (middle position).
See checklist below.
Press and hold WARNING PANEL TEST (KONTR LAMPTABLÅ.)
a. Press and checkH all indicator lights on the warning panel. Release and confirm that lights marked with white are lit. Without Ground power, ELFEL, RHM FEL and CK will be lit. X-TANK BRÄ will not be lit if the drop tank is empty.
b. If Pitch gearing warning (TIPPVÄXEL) is lit, engine start is still allowed. This should disappear during engine start.
Check and centre.
Set to 0. Fine-tunes yaw input from autopilot.
Check and centre.
NORMAL + GUARD (NORM+LARM). Enables normal radio function (FR 22) and backup radio to monitor the guard (emergency) frequency.
Set to desired position.
Normal settings (see radar settings below).
Desired position. Sets the radar altimeter for either land or sea.
OFF. Confirm that thrust reverser selector handle is retracted.
Check proper alignment, Fast Erect if needed.
Set correct base and channel, FM/ AM selector Desired position (normally AM)
Landing setting (lower). Set the reflector glass to the lower setting to allow display of take-off and landing modes.
LD, sets altitude information in HUD, and radar display to use barometric altitude.
Fast erect. Pull out knob on instrument to cage and erect.
Reset and set altimeter to maximum of 3 hPa difference from QFE.
Fast erect by pressing the button instrument, indicator light turns off when completed.
Check, should be around 1.0.
Check, should deviate a maximum of either ± 5 % from 106 or 131% ( full fuel load without or with external tank)
Desired setting. Normally ON (TILL).
Check and set local magnetic declination.
Mode A (Automatic).
Confirmed ON (pushed in).
Load data cartridge and input other necessary data.
*Please review the data input notesbelow and the navigation data section furhter ahead..*
Check pressure and open flow valve.
Press KONTROLL Button (right side panel)
» High alpha Warning- two short bursts. Stick vibrates.
» Warning lights BRAND (Fire warning) lit
» Lights LANDSTÄLL (Landing gear warning) not lit.
» Altitude warning light lit with a solid light.
» Indicated fuel 29 ± 3 % and indicator returns to previous setting.
» Data indicator panel shows 1 and current CK-program number.
» FK-light is on (green).
Close and check locked. May be closed earlier if needed.