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.
CASA Out-n-Back Series II
Out-n-Back is a VFR 'pilot’s seat view' of Queensland aerodromes. Series II provides tips from experts to keep you safe while flying.
Look out! Situational awareness
Situational awareness is vital. Hear from Red Bull pilots on why you need to know what’s happening at every stage of your flight.
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.
Close calls: The devil in the detail
Whether it is your first flight, or your hundredth: know your aircraft specifications, and check fuel calculations and capacity.
Visual Flight Rules Guide
The Visual Flight Rules Guide helps you prepare, plan and fly safely by using practical easy to understand information and examples.
Plain English Guides
Download our 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.