eFlight Training Newsletter | Sep 03, 2010
Volume 10, Issue 36 — September 3, 2010 In This Issue: King Schools owners erroneously detained UND fleet to use flight tracking software Auburn flight school seeks new chief instructor FT News | INSIDE AOPA | TRAINING PRODUCTS | FINAL EXAM SPONSOR TRAINING TIPs The off-airport landing A good flight instructor can be a bit of a nag at times, such as when he or she inquires more than once during your training flight, “Where would you land if the engine failed right now?” Sometimes after you select a spot, the CFI idles the throttle and commences a simulated emergency landing drill, to be discontinued at a safe altitude once the likely outcome becomes clear. The CFI’s “nagging” will have been beneficial if it taught you to be constantly on the lookout for off-airport landing sites while flying.
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