CHECKLIST 737-800


Pre-Start Checklist
Parking Brake........................... SET
Throttle................................ IDLE
Fuel Flow............................... CUTOFF
BATT Master Switch...................... ON
Panel Lights............................ ON if required
Hydraulic Pump.......................... Switches ON
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
Aircraft Lighting....................... OFF
Flight controls......................... FREE AND CORRECT
Passenger Signs......................... OFF
Check Weather (Atis, Flight Services)... COMM1
De-Ice.................................. TEST/CHECK
Request Clearance....................... CONTACT ATC
Transponder............................. STANDBY
Beacon / Anti Collision Lights.......... ON

Before Taxi Checklist
Nav Lights.............................. ON
Taxi Lights............................. ON
Heading Indicator/Altimeters............ SET
Standby Instruments..................... SET
Radios and Avionics..................... SET FOR DEPARTURE
Autopilot............................... ON, SET, don‘t activate
Autothrottle............................ ON, SET, don‘t activate
F/D..................................... ON
Autobrake............................... RTO
Elevator Trim........................... SET for takeoff
Request Taxi Clearance.................. CONTACT ATC

Taxi Checklist
Parking Brake........................... RELEASE
Taxi to assigned runway................. SPEED Max. 20 knots
Brakes/Gyro/Turn Coordinator............ CHECK during taxi and turns

Before Take-off Checklist
Parking Brake........................... SET
Throttle................................ IDLE
Elevator Trim........................... SET for takeoff
Flaps................................... 5 deg
Spoilers................................ RETRACTED
Flight Instruments...................... CHECK
Engine Instruments...................... CHECK
Takeoff Data............................ (V1, VR, V2) CHECK
Nav Equipment........................... CHECK
Landing Lights.......................... ON
Taxi Lights............................. OFF
Strobe Light............................ ON
Pitot Heat.............................. ON
De-Ice.................................. AS REQUIRED
Transponder............................. ON
Request Takeoff Clearance .............. CONTACT ATC

Take-off Checklist
Smoothly increase thrust to ............ 40% N1 let spool up
Takeoff Thrust.......................... FULL or TO/GA
Brakes.................................. RELEASE
V1 = 145 KIAS (descision)
Vr = 150 KIAS (rotate)
Pitch 10 deg. nose up
V2 = 160 KIAS (safety speed)
At Positive Climb Rate Touch Brakes
Landing Gear............................ RETRACT
FLAPS At 1000' AGL...................... RETRACT Flaps to 1 deg
FLAPS At 210 KIAS....................... RETRACT flaps up

Climb-out Checklist
Throttle................................ AS REQUIRED
Trim for................................ 250 KIAS / 1800 fpm
Autopilot/Autothrottle.................. CHECK and ACTIVATE
Autobrake............................... OFF
SPEED Below 10000' ..................... max. speed 250 KIAS
ATC..................................... AS REQUIRED
Fasten Seat Belts....................... OFF
No Smoking Sign......................... OFF
Landing Lights.......................... OFF
SPEED Above 10000'...................... speed 280 KIAS

Cruise Checklist (above FL 180)
At Transition Altitude (FL180).......... set Altimeter to 29,92" (1013mb)
Accelerate to cruise speed FL180........ 0.67 mach (330 KIAS)
FL240 0.75 mach (330 KIAS)
FL280 0.78 mach (320 KIAS)
FL330 0.78 mach (285 KIAS)
Engine+Instruments...................... CHECK
Fuel Quantity........................... CHECK
Radios.................................. TUNED and SET
Autopilot............................... CHECK and SET
Lights.................................. as required

Descent Checklist
Atis/Airport Information................ CHECK
Altimeter............................... CHECK
Radios.................................. SET
De-Ice.................................. AS REQUIRED
Descent Speed to FL240.................. 0.75 mach
Descent speed to FL180.................. 0.65 mach
At Transition Altitude (FL180).......... reset Altimeter to local
Descent speed to FL120.................. 280 KIAS
Descent speed below 10'000ft............ 250 KIAS
Fuel Quantities and Balance............. CHECK
Flaps / Landing Gear.................... CHECK UP
Check Weather(ATIS, Flight Services).... COMM1

Approach Checklist
Localizer Level Flight :
Fasten Seat Belts....................... ON
No Smoking Sign......................... ON
APU START /............................. CHECK RUN
APU Gen ON /............................ CHECK VOLTS
Avionics + Radios....................... SET
Speed................................... Establish 210 KIAS
Landing Lights.......................... ON
Auto Spoilers........................... ARM
Autobrake............................... SET
Flaps................................... 5-10 degrees
Speed................................... Establish 175 KIAS
Flaps................................... 15-20 degrees
Speed................................... Establish 155 KIAS
Landing Gear............................ DOWN
Turning toward runway:.................. set flaps 30 degrees or FULL
Final Glideslope Descent :
Speed................................... Establish 140 KIAS
Parking Brake........................... VERIFY OFF
De-Ice.................................. AS REQUIRED

Landing Checklist
Landing Gear............................ CHECK DOWN
Autopilot and Autothrottle.............. OFF
Landing Speed........................... 135 KIAS
After touchdown......................... Apply Reverse Thrust, 
Landing speed at 60 kts................. Cancel Reverse Thrust
Spoilers................................ VERIFY EXTENDED
Brakes.................................. AS REQUIRED

Taxi To Ramp
Strobe Light............................ OFF
Flaps................................... UP
Spoilers................................ RETRACTED
Taxi Lights............................. ON
Landing Lights.......................... OFF
Speed................................... Max. 20 knots
Transponder 1200........................ OFF
Elevator Trim........................... TAKEOFF SETTING

Shutdown Checklist
Parking Brake........................... SET
Throttle................................ IDLE
Passenger Signs......................... OFF
Pitot Heat / De-Ice..................... OFF
Taxi Lights............................. OFF
Nav Lights.............................. OFF
F/D..................................... OFF
Master Starter Switches................. OFF
Beacon / Anti Collision Lights.......... OFF
Hydraulic Pump Switches................. OFF
APU Gen................................. APU OFF
BATT Master Switch...................... OFF

Securing Aircraft
Parking Brake Verify.................... SET
Throttle Verify......................... IDLE
All Switches Verify..................... OFF