Pilot Magazine | Apr 03, 2015
Here’s a good lesson that every pilot should learn: When something out of the ordinary happens in an airplane, think before you act.
Pilot Magazine | Mar 09, 2015
My hangar once housed a Bonanza A36. That was followed by a Cessna P210. Now a Cessna 150 nestles there.
Pilot Magazine | Feb 03, 2015
Shh! Don’t tell anyone, but drones aren’t new.
FAA Information and Services
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.
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