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Accident Case Study: Communication Breakdown

Video | Dec 16, 2013

On February 29, 2012, a Cirrus SR22 plunged to the ground just seconds before what would have been a normal landing at Melbourne, Florida. In this case study, we reconnect the links of the accident chain, and search for lessons in the tragedy.

Flying the Weather: Picking up ice

Video | Dec 16, 2013

AOPA Pilot editor Tom Horne discusses the progression of clues to help you determine if you're starting to pick up ice.

Takeoffs and Landings: Normal Takeoffs

Video | Nov 21, 2013

A normal takeoff is what pilots use the for the majority of their departures. But it often doesn't get the attention it deserves.

iPanel PSA

Video | Nov 14, 2013

Cockpit distractions can be deadly.

Accident Case Study: Delayed Reaction

Video | Nov 01, 2013

On December 20, 2011, a TBM-700 crashed onto a freeway near Morristown, New Jersey. In this case study, we piece together the events that led to the tragedy, and discuss what we as pilots can learn from them.

Takeoffs and Landings: Short Field Landings

Video | Oct 31, 2013

While the checklist is important for determining how to perform a short field landing, sometimes it helps to think about why we do what we do.

Flying the Weather: Airframe Icing

Video | Oct 29, 2013

AOPA Pilot editor Tom Horne talks about the effects ice has on an airplane's handling and performance.

Safety Pilot: Weather flying (again)

Pilot Magazine | Oct 01, 2013

ne of the best books ever written for pilots is entering its fifth edition, which for an aviation text is nearly unheard of.

Takeoffs and Landings: Determining an Abort Point

Video | Sep 19, 2013

Learn how to choose an abort point if your takeoff roll isn't going as planned.