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Last Call For What? »

The new thing on CTAF is to announce your last radio transmission. Really, must we? More

Perception vs. Reality »

Our perceptions of risk -- and of our fellow humans' capabilities -- feed on flawed presumptions and rampant misinformation. More

When Only Luck Will Do »

Ron Carlson did almost everything right but only luck transformed tragedy into an amazing aviation story. More

Guest Blog: Filling The Right Seat »

Yes, there's a shortage of pilots, but also of instructors to teach new ones. Here's a plan to put retired airline captains in the teaching role. More

Tom Wolfe Bookended »

The Right Stuff reinforced the notion of pilots as single-combat warriors. It resonates yet today. More