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Pilot Workshop #2: GPS Tips for IFR Flight

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Pilot Workshops

About Pilot Workshops.com

PilotWorkshops.com provides online pilot training and skill-building delivered by leading aviation experts. Designed for the IFR and serious VFR pilot, the site provides a large assortment of online video and audio workshops. You can sign up here for their free Pilot's Tip of the Week.

About this Workshop

GPS is a great tool and can reduce workload during an IFR flight. If used improperly, however, it can increase workload and lead to serious trouble. In this 10 minute workshop, Doug Stewart will provide operational tips to ensure your GPS is your ally. He’ll also point out the common mistakes that can get you in trouble.

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