Cabin pressure/dump switch - TEST (hold).
Cabin rate-of-climb gage - Check for descending indication and, when confirmed, release cabin pressure/dump
switch from TEST.
Aircraft altitude - Set to planned cruise altitude plus 500 feet. (If this setting does not result in a CABIN ALT
indication of at least 500 feet over takeoff field pressure altitude, adjust as required.)
Rate control - Set between 9 and 12 o'clock.
ATC CLEARANCE - REVIEW
DEPARTURE PROCEDURE - REVIEW
Noise abatement procedure.
VFR departure route.
COPILOT DUTIES - REVIEW
Adjust takeoff power.
Monitor engine instruments.
Power check at 65 knots.
Call out engine malfunctions.
Tune/ident all nav/com radios.
Make all radio calls.
Adjust transponder and radar as required.
Complete flight log during flight (note altitudes and headings).