Do you complete pre-flight plans and checklists before each take-off? Your decision-making during all phases of flight, including your pre-flight planning, is important to make sure you get home safely, every time you fly. Listen in to this flight planning podcast and discover how preparation helps you fly at your best.
AvSafety Podcast – Why flight planning is critical
Pilot skills - Planning for safety
Learn how sound planning practices can prepare you for unexpected events and assist your decision making in all phases of flight.
Out-n-Back flight planning fundamentals
We take you through the fundamentals of flight planning including how to plan a safe and fun trip.
Out-n-Back flight planning homework
Accessing and reading current NOTAMs is an essential part of flight planning. Find out more in this episode.
The right approach is all in the planning
With an emphasis on satellite-based navigation and surveillance, this video will help you plan for your approaches.
Events and resources
Our free seminars give you the chance to learn and discuss the latest safety issues with our specialist Aviation Safety Advisors.
AvSafety expert webinar series
Hear from our aviation experts on the importance of flight planning including NOTAMs.
The needle and (nearly) the damage done
Have you ever been stranded without a fuel dip stick? This pilots fuel sheet and gauge shows full so what could go wrong? Find out what happened in…
Visual Flight Rules Guide and Plain English Guides
Download our Visual Flight Rules Guide and Plain English Guides that make a range of rules and regulations easier to understand.
Resources from our store
AvSafety information cards
This handy kit includes a range of products to keep you and others safe. Option to personalise your own safety resource kit.
Flight planning kit
Designed to help low-hours VFR pilots to implement good planning habits. The kit includes flight book, notepad, time in your tank and more.
Personal minimums checklist card
This reusable checklist outlines pre-flight and standing personal minimums. This card is ideal to carry in your flight kit.
Pre-flight checklist card
Credit card sized to fit in your wallet, this pre-flight checklist also includes links and contact numbers.