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Abort! Abort! Abort! »

Aborting a takeoff isn't a failure on the part of the pilot; it's a pilot showing the right stuff by recognizing the wrong stuff and taking action to keep... More

Responding to the Unexpected »

In-flight anomalies can have serious consequences when a pilot encounters them for the first time. More

Winds Help STOL Champions »

When you add high winds to a STOL competition, the results can be pretty amazing. Every February the Healthy Bastards Bush Pilot Championships at Omaka... More

Surviving VFR into IMC »

VFR into IMC events have a distressingly high fatality rate. Here's why they happen and some strategies for surviving based on research into reports from... More

Against the Flow »

A few tense moments can change the way ATC operates forever. In the process it might mean changes or at least challenges for you. More

Making The Low-Vis Takeoff »

It’s usually not a good idea—and there are no emergency takeoffs—but it’s doable if you and the airplane are ready, you’ve practiced... More