Howard Fried

Recent Stories From this Author

Eye of Experience #63: Confession Time
February 12, 2003 Admit it: You've done some stupid things while flying, haven't you? We all have, and it is always better to learn from someone...

"Eye of Experience" Index
February 11, 2003 An index to former FAA examiner Howard Fried's popular "Eye of Experience" column at AVweb complete with links to each of...

Eye of Experience #62: What's Wrong with Attitude Instrument Flying?
January 15, 2003 Are pilots learning the safest way to fly on instruments? Or are they missing a piece that long ago was the standard -- how to...

Eye of Experience #61:
CRM

December 17, 2002 Cockpit Resource Management or Crew Resource Management whatever you call it, there is a place for it in the front seats...

Eye of Experience #60:
The Natural Pilot

November 14, 2002 We've all heard about or even met someone called a "natural pilot." But is any part of flying natural? The person to ask would...

Eye of Experience #59:
Pass That Flight Test

October 25, 2002 AVweb's Howard Fried has used several of his past columns to tell us about the crazy things people have done while taking...

Eye of Experience #58:
I Still Can't Believe They Did That!

September 24, 2002 What do you get during 17 years as a Designated Pilot Examiner? A lot more stories than can be told in just one column! In...

Eye of Experience #57:
General Aviation in Crisis

August 29, 2002 AVweb's Howard Fried is very concerned about the future of general aviation. In this month's Eye Of Experience, he looks at...

Eye of Experience #56:
Fido Goes for an Airplane Ride

July 31, 2002 The dog days of summer are upon us, and that means vacations. You gonna take that pet? In an AIRPLANE? Sure you can! AVweb's...

Eye of Experience #55:
Being Misled

July 30, 2002 Everyone agrees we should promote aviation, both to recruit new pilots and to project a positive light to non-pilots. But...