For All Flights
Time of Day
Set to night
Given your planned cruise altitude and the fact that it’s nighttime, should you plan to use supplemental oxygen on this flight?
When you’re departing 00U, what kind of lighting is available and how can you activate it?
For VFR Flights
If real-world weather is IMC: Set weather to clear skies and unlimited visibility
What is depicted by the magenta circle around 00U? When is the MOA active?
Request flight following after departing 00U
If you have one, practice using the autopilot at some point during the cruise and for the initial descent
For IFR Flights
In real life, how would you obtain the clearance on the ground at 00U?
Approach Plate Symbology
What does the highlighted “D” symbol mean on the approach plate?
Regulations - Logbooks
Is it possible to log “actual instrument” flight time, even if the weather conditions are VMC (e.g., clear skies and visibility 10 miles)?
Flying in IMC at night is risky business. Read this article about some factors to consider.