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I. Preflight Preparation 8 Task F. Performance and Limitations References FAA-H-8083-1, FAA-H-8083-2, FAA-H-8083-3, FAA-H-8083-25; POH/AFM Objective To determine that the applicant exhibits satisfactory knowledge, risk management, and skills associated with operating an aircraft safely within the parameters of its performance capabilities and limitations. Knowledge The applicant demonstrates understanding of: CA.I.F.K1 Elements related to performance and limitations by explaining the use of charts, tables, and data to determine performance. CA.I.F.K2 Factors affecting performance, to include: CA.I.F.K2a a. Atmospheric conditions CA.I.F.K2b b. Pilot technique CA.I.F.K2c c. Aircraft condition CA.I.F.K2d d. Airport environment CA.I.F.K2e e. Loading CA.I.F.K2f f. Weight and balance CA.I.F.K3 Aerodynamics. Risk Management The applicant demonstrates the ability to identify, assess and mitigate risks, encompassing: CA.I.F.R1 Inaccurate use of appropriate manufacturer's performance charts, tables, and data. CA.I.F.R2 Exceeding aircraft limitations. CA.I.F.R3 Possible differences between actual aircraft performance and published aircraft performance data. Skills The applicant demonstrates the ability to: CA.I.F.S1 Compute the weight and balance, correct out-of-center of gravity (CG) loading errors and determine if the weight and balance remains within limits during all phases of flight. CA.I.F.S2 Demonstrate use of the appropriate aircraft manufacturer's approved performance charts, tables, and data.

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