This video is a stark reminder of what can happen when pilots lose situational awareness.
An exclusive interview with NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman.
For many pilots, the prospect of crash landing in water is one of the most terrifying things in aviation. Bryan Webster has been there, done that, and says they’re right to be afraid. Listen as he tells the tale of a wild flight that ended in the drink, and shares some of the knowledge he’s gained in 15 years of teaching water egress techniques. (Approx. 13 minutes)
Al Marsh highlights difficult airports.
AOPA Foundation President Bruce Landsberg on what the AOPA Air Safety Institute is doing to improve general aviation safety.
Fire, shelter, and water are key to surviving after an aircraft accident.
How the TKS anti-ice system works, and strategies for dealing with aircraft ice. Kevin Hawley, CAV Ice Protection Systems.
Engine failure! Straight ahead or turn back to the airport?
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