September 11, 2013
By Jonathan Sackier
As you might imagine, Dr. Silberman and I receive lots of emails and letters with questions related to articles, talks and general health news as it relates to aviators. Here is a smattering of some topics with brief responses to give you a sense of the scope of subjects your fellow pilots want to know about. Please feel free to write to us and we shall do our best to answer in future editions of the Pilot Protection Services Medical Mailbag.
Beringer Wheels and Brakes announced the availability of several types of aircraft wheels on July 29 at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, and said a new anti-groundloop tailwheel design is forthcoming.
The widespread presence of angle-of-attack indicators in general aviation aircraft could reduce fatal loss-of-control accidents caused by inadvertent stalls, said the FAA.
Flight Design says production and testing of its four-seat C4 is on target despite the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
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