Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Loading and Performance Lesson Plans

Loading and Performance:

  • To determine that the applicant is knowledgeable in the loading and performance of an sUAS
  • References: AC 107-2; FAA-H-8083-25; FAA-G-8082-22


The applicant must demonstrate an understanding of:
  • UA.IV.A.K1:

    General loading and performance, including:
  • UA.IV.A.K2:

    Importance and use of performance data to calculate the effect on the aircraft’s performance of an sUAS
    • Information
    • Lesson Plan


  • 14 CFR parts 39, 43, 91
  • FAA (FAA-H-8083-2) Risk Management Handbook
  • FAA (FAA-H-8083-25) Pilot Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge
  • Aeronautical Information Manual
  • Navigation Charts
  • U.S. Chart Supplements
  • Aeronautical Information Manual
  • Notice to Airman