A 17,000-hour lightplane pilot offers some of the finer points of flying with an autopilot. In this article, we find that things aren't quite as "automatic" as we would hope, but with a little study, those little black boxes can make things easier and safer.
By F. E. 'Fred' Potts
, This article originally appeared in IFR MAGAZINE and is reprinted here by permission of Belvoir Publications. | July 8, 1996
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