Pilot Workshop #1: Wake Turbulence

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About this Workshop

In this eight-minute workshop, Bob Nardiello will explain the causes of wake turbulence and the characteristics of the vortices that are generated. He will also describe the areas where we are most likely to encounter wake turbulence and the risks it poses to pilots. Finally, he will provide tips for dealing with an inadvertent encounter.

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