Pilot Magazine | Jan 08, 2015
Kahneman posits that our mind is organized into a fast-thinking (intuitive, reflexive) part and a slower-thinking (logical or “think it over”) part.
Aircraft Power and Fuel
Pilot Magazine | Dec 01, 2014
Recently, my wife summoned me to our patio deck and pointed to puffs of smoke rising from the roof of a condominium complex below us.
Pilot Magazine | Nov 07, 2014
If you didn’t have the pleasure of attending an AOPA regional fly-in in 2014, then you’re in for a real treat when you do next year.
Pilot Magazine | Oct 02, 2014
We should all have a deep respect for designated pilot examiners (DPE), especially when you consider the unofficial job description for their line of work.
Pilot Magazine | Sep 04, 2014
It’s called an Ercoupe. Built by Fred Weick and first manufactured in 1939, the two-place coupe was so revolutionary that even birds tweeted about it.
Safety and Education
Article | Aug 05, 2014
My approval/disapproval relationship (mostly disapproval) with the news-entertainment industry began in 1978, when a TV news anchor described how a collision occurred between a Boeing 727 and a Cessna 172 over San Diego.
Movies and Television,
Pilot Training and Certification
Pilot Magazine | Jul 31, 2014
Several years ago, a fellow pilot, whom I’ll call Norm, confessed to an anxiety he developed about flying his airplane.
Pilot Magazine | Jun 04, 2014
There was no mental drift when I sat down to take the Air Safety Institute’s online eFIRC (Flight Instructor Refresher Clinic) a few months ago.
Pilot Magazine | May 12, 2014
A friend recently took his first flight lesson at a Midwest flight school and paid $400 for 1.2 hours of dual instruction. Shocked?
Pilot Youth and Introductory,
Pilot Training and Certification,
Learn to Fly,
Pilot Magazine | Apr 04, 2014
AOPA has been nothing less than a caped crusader protecting the liberty of everyone who flies.
Aircraft Power and Fuel,
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