AOPA Pilot Magazine - Turbine Edition April 2013

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April 2013 Volume 56 / Number 4

Training the Best for the Worst
Cover Story | April 2013

To rescue in tough conditions, the Coast Guard trains in the toughest conditions

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Commentary

Pilot Magazine

Safety Pilot: Guide for the future

Introducing AOPA's field guides to flight training

Apr 01, 2013

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Pilot Counsel: Staying current

Instrument proficiency check clarified

Apr 01, 2013

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Fly Well: Clip well, clean well

Stick and rudder, fingers and toes

Apr 01, 2013

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Letters

Sarah Brown told the story of glider pilot Robin Fleming, who was wrongly arrested for an overflight, and our readers were not pleased. I just received the February edition of AOPA Pilot magazine, and read the article about Robin Fleming (“Breach of Peace”).

Apr 01, 2013

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License to learn: Bang for your buck

Four lessons from steep turns

Apr 01, 2013

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Pilots: Steve Lassetter

Will fly for work

Apr 01, 2013

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President's Position: AOPA's virtual store

Useful and valuable general aviation products

Apr 01, 2013

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Proficient Pilot: Going pilotless

Will automation and computers eliminate the crew?

Apr 01, 2013

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Waypoints: A colorful life

Plug sparks a search through history

Apr 01, 2013

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Never Again: Big Sky mission

Impatience is not a virtue

Apr 01, 2013

Departments

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AOPA Action

MEMBERSHIP FlyQ Web The smartest thing in online flight planning now available Online flight planning just got a facelift and upgrade, courtesy of AOPA. The new online flight planner, FlyQ Web, is the latest addition to the AOPA FlyQ suite of digital flight-planning tools.

Apr 01, 2013

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Visual Approach

Aviation photography by Chris Rose

Apr 01, 2013

Featured

Pilot Magazine

Dogfight: Flight bags

Dogfight: Flight bags Tough, simple, proven By Dave Hirschman The modern flight bag is an over-thought, over-stuffed, and over-priced parody of itself. Trying to use one is like entering a house of mirrors: a semi-comedic and confusing exercise in frustration in which the simple items we look for in flight—batteries, a pack of gum, a note pad—are sure to be hidden in some obscure pocket within a pocket.

Apr 01, 2013

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Ways to save

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Apr 01, 2013

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41 ways to save

How to cut your flying costs

Apr 01, 2013

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Technique: The spin zone

Confronting aviation's intimidator

Apr 01, 2013

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European charted transitions

It's not a STAR, it's not an approach...what is it?

Apr 01, 2013

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Dogfight: Tower or no tower

Uh, oh. Senior Editor Dave Hirschman takes on his boss—Editor in Chief Tom Haines—in this discussion on which is the better airport: one with an air traffic control tower or one without.

Apr 01, 2013

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Efficiency: Rationalizing retracts

Which feels right for you?

Apr 01, 2013

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Training the best for the worst

We visit as Coast Guard rescuers conduct elite training

Apr 01, 2013

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Finding flamingos

A bird's-eye view for conservation

Apr 01, 2013

Pilot Magazine

Searey S-LSA: Fun on the water

No assembly required

Apr 01, 2013

Turbine

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Gulfstream’s latest super-mid

A high-tech cockpit, bigger interior, and 3,600-nm range mark the G280

Apr 01, 2013

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Making a mark

Meet Matt Hagans, mover and shaker

Apr 01, 2013

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This bird really flies

Programmed scenarios take desktop simulation to new levels

Apr 01, 2013

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Quick Look: Falcon 900s

Good looks, handling, and value

Apr 01, 2013

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