January 2016 Issue

Common Emergencies

When deciding which IFR emergencies to practice, it can be instructive to look at the overall accident record. Not only can we get an idea of which failures to practice, but also of their lethality. The good news is it’s uncommon for mechanical failures to result in fatalities, and the trend is for fewer of them. And there’s better news we’ll get to in a moment. …

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