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Airbus A321

Microsoft Flight Simulator X


Aircraft : Default Airbus A321
Panel : Default Airbus A321

Foto: Ronny Busch

Werner Schott
Switzerland
w.schott@abbts.ch Foto: Harri Koskinen
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Pre-Start Checklist
Parking Brake SET
Throttle IDLE
Fuel Flow CUTOFF
BATT Master Switch ON
Aircraft Lighting OFF
Panel Lights ON if required
Landing Gear Lever CHECK DOWN
Flaps UP
Spoiler RETRACTED
APU START / CHECK RUN
APU Gen ON / CHECK VOLTS
Fuel Quantity CHECK
Pitot Heat / De-Ice OFF
Flight controls FREE AND CORRECT
Fasten Seat Belts ON
No Smoking Sign ON
Check Weather (Atis, Flight Services)
De-Ice TEST/CHECK
Request Clearance
Transponder STANDBY
Beacon / Recogn. Lights ON

Startup Checklist
Thrust Levers IDLE
Engine Area CLEAR
Fuel Pump Switches ON
Left Engine (ENG1)
Master Starter Switch ON
At N2 > 20% Fuel Flow CHECK ON
N1 increasing as N2 incr. CHECK
Oil Pressure CHECK
Generator Switch ON
Repeat for right Engine (ENG2)
Fuel Pump Switches OFF
Hydraulic Pump Switches ON
APU Gen, APU OFF

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Landing Checklist Before Taxi Checklist
Landing Gear CHECK DOWN Nav Lights ON
Autopilot and Autothrottle OFF Taxi Lights ON
Landing Speed 140 KIAS Heading Indicator/Altimeters SET
After touchdown Apply Reverse Thrust, at Standby Instruments SET
60 kts: Cancel Reverse Thrust Radios and Avionics SET FOR DEPARTURE
Spoilers VERIFY EXTENDED Autopilot ON, SET, don‘t activate
Brakes AS REQUIRED Autothrottle ON, SET, don‘t activate
F/D ON
Taxi To Ramp Autobrake RTO
Elevator Trim SET for takeoff
Strobe Light OFF
Request Taxi Clearance
Flaps UP
Spoilers RETRACTED
Taxi Lights ON Taxi Checklist
Landing Lights OFF Parking Brake RELEASE
Speed Max. 20 knots Taxi to assigned runway SPEED Max. 20 knots
Transponder 1200 / OFF Brakes/Gyro/Turn Coordinator CHECK during taxi and turns
Elevator Trim TAKEOFF SETTING
Before Take-off Checklist
Shutdown Checklist
Parking Brake SET
Parking Brake SET Throttle IDLE
Throttle IDLE Elevator Trim SET for takeoff
Passenger Signs OFF Flaps Pos. 2
Pitot Heat / De-Ice OFF Spoilers RETRACTED
Taxi Lights OFF Flight Instruments CHECK
Nav Lights OFF Engine Instruments CHECK
F/D OFF Takeoff Data (V1, VR, V2) CHECK
Master Starter Switches OFF Nav Equipment CHECK
Beacon / Recogn. Lights OFF Landing Lights ON
Hydraulic Pump Switches OFF Taxi Lights OFF
APU Gen, APU OFF Strobe Light ON
BATT Master Switch OFF Pitot Heat ON
De-Ice AS REQUIRED
Securing Aircraft Transponder ON
Parking Brake Verify SET Request Takeoff Clearance
Throttle Verify IDLE
All Switches Verify OFF

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Take-off Checklist Descent Checklist
Smoothly increase thrust to 60% N1 let spool up Atis/Airport Information CHECK
Takeoff Thrust FULL or TO/GA Altimeter CHECK
Brakes RELEASE Radios SET
V1 = 145 KIAS (descision) De-Ice AS REQUIRED
Vr = 150 KIAS (rotate) Descent Speed to FL240 0.76 mach
Pitch 10 deg. nose up to FL180 0.67 mach
V2 = 155 KIAS (safety speed) At Transition Altitude (FL180) reset Altimeter to local
At Positive Climb Rate Touch Brakes to FL120 280 KIAS
Landing Gear RETRACT below 10'000ft 250 KIAS
At 1000' AGL RETRACT Flaps to Pos. 1
Fuel Quantities and Balance CHECK
At 210 KIAS RETRACT flaps up
Flaps / Landing Gear CHECK UP
Check Weather (ATIS, Flight Services)

Climb-out Checklist
Throttle AS REQUIRED Approach Checklist
Trim for 250 KIAS / 1800 fpm
Localizer Level Flight :
Autopilot/Autothrottle CHECK and ACTIVATE
Fasten Seat Belts ON
Autobrake OFF
No Smoking Sign ON
Below 10000' max. speed 250 KIAS
APU START / CHECK RUN
ATC AS REQUIRED
APU Gen ON / CHECK VOLTS
Fasten Seat Belts OFF
Avionics + Radios SET
No Smoking Sign OFF
ILS Display Mode ON
Landing Lights OFF
Speed: Establish 210 KIAS
Above 10000' speed 280 KIAS
Landing Lights ON
Auto Spoilers ARM
Autobrake SET
Cruise Checklist (above FL 180) Flaps Pos. 1
At Transition Altitude (FL180) set Altimeter to 29,92" (1013mb) Speed: Establish 175 KIAS
Accelerate to cruise speed FL180 0.67 mach (330 KIAS) Flaps Pos. 2
FL240 0.76 mach (335 KIAS) Speed: Establish 155 KIAS
FL280 0.80 mach (325 KIAS) Landing Gear DOWN
FL330 0.80 mach (290 KIAS) Turning toward runway: set flaps Pos. 3 or FULL
Engine+Instruments CHECK
Final Glideslope Descent :
Fuel Quantity CHECK
Speed Establish 145 KIAS
Radios TUNED and SET
Parking Brake VERIFY OFF
Autopilot CHECK and SET
De-Ice AS REQUIRED
Lights as required

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