November, 14, 2020 by ,

Previously, we wrote about the C-FLAPS mnemonic to check if you are on an unstable approach. Another great one is BUMF, used to prepare a GA aircraft for landing.

B: Brakes ensure no malfunction by pressing on the brake pedals
U: Undercarriage – Lower it and check there’s no damage
M: Mixture – Lean
F: Fuel – Check you have a workable quantity

Kai Malcom is a writer for the IFATC Education Group. Kai is an IFATC Specialist, student pilot, web developer and third-party developer.