Pilot Training and Certification

Pilot Training and Certification

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Training Tip: Awake to a hazard

Not even past the end of the runway, the pilot banks left and continues climbing on a new heading. Is something wrong?

Feb 23, 2015

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AV8R Profile

Meet AOPA AV8R, Mateusz Bruszewski

Feb 20, 2015

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Alternate realities

For a pilot who flies IFR infrequently, should weather requiring an alternate raise a caution flag about the go/no-go decision?

Feb 18, 2015 | comments
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Advanced Training

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ASA releases checkride apps for Android

Aviation Supplies & Academics Inc. on Feb. 12 announced seven new apps for Android designed to help pilots prepare for the oral portion of practical tests.

Feb 13, 2015

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New instrument training app released

Pilot Training Solutions’ Instrument Rating Virtual Test Prep iPad app was released in the App Store Feb. 4, the fourth app the company has released in as many months.

Feb 11, 2015

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Air Safety Institute debuts seaplane, helicopter FIRC electives

AOPA’s popular electronic flight instructor refresher course (eFIRC) provides a customized way for flight instructors to fulfill their currency requirement by offering 13 pilot-selectable electives – including new seaplane and helicopter elements.

Feb 11, 2015
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Instrument Rating

IFR Fix

IFR Fix: Alternate realities

For a pilot who flies IFR infrequently, should weather requiring an alternate raise a caution flag about the go/no-go decision?

Feb 18, 2015 | comments

Article

ASA releases checkride apps for Android

Aviation Supplies & Academics Inc. on Feb. 12 announced seven new apps for Android designed to help pilots prepare for the oral portion of practical tests.

Feb 13, 2015

Article

New instrument training app released

Pilot Training Solutions’ Instrument Rating Virtual Test Prep iPad app was released in the App Store Feb. 4, the fourth app the company has released in as many months.

Feb 11, 2015
More Instrument Rating News

Flight Training

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Training Tip: Awake to a hazard

Not even past the end of the runway, the pilot banks left and continues climbing on a new heading. Is something wrong?

Feb 23, 2015

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Training Tip: Lean mixture, hot engine?

Avoid leaning the fuel-air mixture so much that engine heat becomes excessive.

Feb 17, 2015

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Club Spotlight

When someone is willing to travel 90 miles to become a member of your club and take flight lessons, you must be doing something right. The Pocono Mountains Flying Club in northeast Pennsylvania is doing a lot right, and has a model worth replicating if you are interested in starting a club with low rates and a focus on flight training.

Feb 15, 2015
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Student Pilot

Article

Training Tip: Awake to a hazard

Not even past the end of the runway, the pilot banks left and continues climbing on a new heading. Is something wrong?

Feb 23, 2015

Article

ASA releases checkride apps for Android

Aviation Supplies & Academics Inc. on Feb. 12 announced seven new apps for Android designed to help pilots prepare for the oral portion of practical tests.

Feb 13, 2015

Article

New instrument training app released

Pilot Training Solutions’ Instrument Rating Virtual Test Prep iPad app was released in the App Store Feb. 4, the fourth app the company has released in as many months.

Feb 11, 2015
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