Your answers formed a neat curve, with the bulk of respondents choosing the measured opinion that training is an essential component, but it can't cover every scenario. For a complete (real-time) breakdown of reader responses, click here.
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THIS WEEK'S QUESTION ***
It's been a while since we last asked about light sport airplanes. Are you planning to buy one during the coming year? Or have you already taken the plunge?