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Flashcards in Fuel Planning Procedures (Refer to CQ LOE Release) Deck (7):
1

What is the release fuel for this flight?

6600lbs

2

How much fuel is planned for the takeoff point?

(Release fuel - taxi out)

6330lbs

3

How much fuel is planned from the point of takeoff to touchdown?

(Burnoff)

2039lbs

4

Is there any extra fuel beyond the FAR requirements for this flight?

(Contingency Fuel)

548lbs

5

What resources are available in the flight deck to help calculate fuel requirements for an
unplanned diversion?

Unplanned Diversion Chart in the Performance Cards. (page 29)

6

If fuel is changed when must dispatch be informed?

Increase?

Decrease?

Increase? Anytime

Decrease? Of 200lbs or 50% of contingency fuel whichever is most restrictive may be made by PIC without contacting dispatcher. Above this amount may not be made without consulting them.

7

What 3 instances must dispatchers be notified of changes in flight?

(Time, cruise, miles)

If flight time arrival exceeds 15 minutes of original eta

Cruise altitude varies by 4000ft

Aircraft exceeds 100 miles from flight planned route