Instrument Flight

IFR En Route Blues?—Hardly »

Bored and restless in your seat as you wile away the hours on the en route phase of a long trip? Consider the following to keep you alert. More

More Instrument Flight Articles

GPS Makes Us Lazy »

If you’re always flying the magenta line and arriving via pre-loaded RNAV approaches, maybe you’re not working hard enough. In the process,... More

Timed-Out Takeoffs »

Your decision to abort, return or continue if there’s a problem may get complicated by a clearance void time. It shouldn’t. More

Savvy Pilots Fly Better IFR »

The dictionary defines savvy as practical, knowledgeable and perceptive. Here are some examples to help determine how you measure up. More

Pilot Proficiency And... »

The EAA Pilot Proficiency Center (PPC) is now a regular feature of AirVenture, with presentations and simulators available for an hour of free, loggable dual... More

IFR On The Fly »

Getting a clearance without filing is easy when ATC cooperates. They will if you’re professional about it. More

Judgment Day »

No, it's not your relationship with your maker—but some serious thoughts on improving the ability to make better decisions in the cockpit. More