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Question of the Week: Measuring Competence in Hours

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Last week, we asked AVweb readers for their opinion on through-the-fence agreements.

Just over half of those who took a moment to answer said such arrangements enhance airport security and should be allowed everywhere. At the other end of the spectrum, only a handful of you called them a bad idea.

For a complete (real-time) breakdown of reader responses, click here.
(You may be asked to register and answer if you haven't already participated in this poll.)


The National Association of Flight Instructors is saying that hours of experience may not translate to a measurable level of skill in pilots. We'd like your opinion on the matter.

Do hours make a difference to safety?
(click to answer)

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