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Old 6th Sep 2017, 10:54
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Cilba
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Australia
Age: 70
Posts: 15
Final cross check

For what it's worth, Air Niugini had the "500 feet" call. Even though a conventional checklist had been read and completed, the crew would cross check with each other that gear, flaps and props (turboprops) or gear flaps and liftdumpers (F28) were set.
I believe this was a good procedure, but I haven't seen any other operators use it.
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