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Rod Machado explains how to clear fouled spark plugs.
Al Marsh highlights difficult airports.
Soft field takeoff.
Fire, shelter, and water are key to surviving after an aircraft accident.
Engine failure! Straight ahead or turn back to the airport?
Associate Editor Jill Tallman takes a helicopter lesson.
Flight instructor Marianne Buckley lives for loops and rolls.
AOPA thanks our members for their continued support in protecting the freedom to fly.