PRIOR TO MAINTENANCE TEST FLIGHT (CONT)
first-aid kits have current inspection dates.
Parachutes - Check secure and for current
inspection and repack dates.
Check all interior and exterior placards and
Trim tab travel and direction - Check. Operate
trim tabs through the full range of travel, noting
any excessive friction or binding. Check tab
direction and neutral position at the control and
Flight controls - Check operation and direction.
Check movement of control surfaces for
direction with movement of cockpit controls.
Check for any abnormal friction or obstructions
through full range of travel.
GPU - Connect as required.
Mission control panel switches - Check and set
ANT STEERING selector switch - AUTO.
ANT ORIDE switch - AUTO.
MISSION CONTROL switch - AUTO.
TDOA system switch - As required.
DATA LINK HV switch - STBY.
DATA LINK ANT SEL switch - AUTO.
ASE SILENT switch - As required.