Proficiency

Propping? What Could Possibly Go Wrong? »

Just when you think you've got it figured out, fate intervenes. More

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Ercoupe In A Jam »

It all worked out in the end but the pilot of an Ercoupe 415-D on his way to Ohio from AirVenture likely annoyed thousands of Chicago commuters. More

Top Letters and Comments,... »

This week's letters brought comments from readers about the trainer refurb market, old vs. new, updated proficiency rules and airline seat size. More

New Rule Targets... »

The FAA published a rule that it says “relieves burdens on pilots seeking to obtain aeronautical experience, training, and certification by increasing... More

What’s My GPS TellIng Me? »

Understand the significance of those lines and numbers on the display. More

Significance of V-Speeds »

I am not a big proponent of memorizing airspeeds. It can be a risky practice if you fly many different types of aircraft. Most of the important airspeeds can... More

Last Call For What? »

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