Instrument Flight

Suit Filed In Mountain Crash »

Family members of passengers killed in the 2016 crash of a Cessna 182 in Tennessee are claiming controllers should have warned the non-instrument-rated pilot he was about to hit a mountain in IMC. More

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Top Letters And Comments,... »

This week's letters brought comments from readers about archaic flight procedures, historic accidents, airlines blaming cancellations on a shortage of... More

Autoland Runway Excursion... »

German investigators say a runway excursion by Boeing 777 that was on autoland was the fault of the pilots. More

Christmas Day Crash Kills Two »

Two people aboard a pressurized Beech Baron were killed but there were no injuries on the ground when the twin crashed into a residential area of Sioux... More

Short Final: Ready For... »

I was preparing for some instrument and maneuvering practice with my instructor, Andy. Sitting in the apron area in a Cessna 172 with the engine running, I... More

Researchers Launch Pilot... »

Purdue University’s Research Foundation is helping two Purdue alumni develop and market a new aviation communications simulator aimed at helping new... More

Canada Tightens Crew Rest... »

Eighteen months after a serious fatigue-related close call at San Francisco Airport involving an Air Canada airliner, Canada has announced it’s... More