Technique

Technique

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Training Tip: Too good on takeoff

Unable to climb, and unable to lower the nose to accelerate without contacting the ground, he is in a spot.

Jul 21, 2014 | comments

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Airbus to certify electric twin

Airbus Group plans to certify production versions of its E-Fan electric twin and has a goal of late 2017 entry into service for the two-seater, the company said in a video from Farnborough International Airshow July 14.

Jul 17, 2014 | comments

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Safety

Is flight instruction safer than other sectors of general aviation?

Jul 16, 2014
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Aerobatics

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Airbus to certify electric twin

Airbus Group plans to certify production versions of its E-Fan electric twin and has a goal of late 2017 entry into service for the two-seater, the company said in a video from Farnborough International Airshow July 14.

Jul 17, 2014 | comments

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Initial tests completed on 'personal jet' kitplane

Experimental kit aircraft maker Sonex announced completing “a very successful series of initial flight tests” of the SubSonex JSX-2 personal jet.

Jul 16, 2014 | comments

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Textron on a (special) mission

Textron Aviation, parent of both Cessna and Beechcraft, is pushing the intelligence and surveillance capabilities of its GA product line at the Farnborough International Airshow.

Jul 16, 2014
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IFR

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Nonprecision, not imprecision

In the satellite age, it’s still true that the less precision exists for navigation, the more precise the flying must be.

Jul 15, 2014

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: What color is your SA?

Raw-data aviation remains relevant in one respect: No one ever said that pilots flying raw-data approaches had sacrificed their airmanship on the altar of technology.

Jul 08, 2014 | comments

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AirVenture attraction a draw for IFR pilots

Pilots can now add improving their instrument proficiency to the long list of reasons to attend EAA AirVenture 2014 in Oshkosh, Wis.

Jul 07, 2014 | comments
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Takeoffs and Landings

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Training Tip: Too good on takeoff

Unable to climb, and unable to lower the nose to accelerate without contacting the ground, he is in a spot.

Jul 21, 2014 | comments

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Safety

Is flight instruction safer than other sectors of general aviation?

Jul 16, 2014

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Training Tip: 'Proper spacing is critical'

Brushing aside the distracting combination of perplexity and annoyance, the student pilot begins to react to the unfolding complications.

Jul 08, 2014
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Mountain Flying

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Garmin G3X Touch takes on the Mountain West

The Mountain West and a Carbon Cub test the new Garmin G3X Touch avionics system.

Jul 01, 2014 | comments

Advocacy

Pilots feel the love at Colorado’s Loveland Fly-In

While pancakes were frying on the griddle early June 21, pilots were flying in to Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport in Loveland, Colo., for the Colorado Pilots Association’s annual Aviation Expo and Fly-In.

Jun 24, 2014

Advocacy

AOPA heads to Colorado

AOPA President Mark Baker will lead a large contingent of staff attending the Rocky Mountain Aviation Expo June 21.

Jun 19, 2014
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