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How to Fill Out a VFR Flight Navigation Sheet

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How to Fill Out a VFR Navigation Planning Sheet (Nav Log) Exercise


  1. Learn step-by-step how to fill out a VFR Flight Navigation Sheet / Navigation Log, including weight and balance.
  2. Learn what you need to know about airport before you land there.

Motivation to Learn

While we know that iPads and phone apps are used by licensed pilots to plan and navigate the majority of their flights, we need to learn how this plan all comes together in case these digital aids ever fail us. Navigation planning is part of your flight tests and written exams. The planning sheet can be a daunting task, but with the right explanation, you’ll have no problem filling them in when the time comes to plan your first cross country flight.

Lesson Outline

  1. The Navigation Log
  2. Navigation Planning
  3. Fuel Planning
  4. Weight and Balance
  5. Airport/Runway Chart


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