Merely a Flesh Wound »

How bad does a flight situation have to get before we recognize that we need help? More

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Flying Classics and Antiques »

Pilots trained on modern airplanes sometimes do not realize how easy they are to fly and experience culture shock when they discover that older airplanes... More

IFR Gone Good »

The nature of IFR flight is that we train, prepare and even plan for the worst. It’s enough to make us lose sight of the great utility and satisfaction... More

The Last 400 Feet »

Diving for the runway after a precision approach is a really bad idea, especially when waiting a bit longer will take us right to the runway if we let it. More

Your Attitude on Instruments »

Get reacquainted with the basics of attitude flying. Review the cross-check information available from those flight displays. More

Emergencies: Deciding Which... »

A surgeon suggests a method for deciding which emergencies a pilot should practice. More

Loud, Clear, No Fear »

Getting a handle on radio communications takes a little bit of confidence, but it can make a world of difference in your dealings with ATC. More