September 1, 2000
By Barry Schiff
northeasterly. southeasterly. southwesterly. northwesterly.
180 degrees. 210 degrees. 240 degrees. 270 degrees.
northeast southeast southwest northwest
Safety and Education,
The NTSB has organized a safety seminar May 10 to focus on aerodynamic stalls and loss of control, a leading cause of general aviation fatalities.
According to the most recent Joseph T. Nall Report, in 2010 there were 43 accidents involving weather, and 28 of them were fatal. In fact, weather accidents are the most consistently fatal types of accidents.
There is another aircraft nearby, and its pilot is going to unusual lengths to keep you in sight.
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