Flaps In A Gusty Cross?

There’s normal, and then there’s normal. Which is to say that while much of aviation relies on routine procedures...

Federal Court: Dual Instruction Is ‘For Hire’

On April 2, 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued a response to a...

Pitch Trim Runaway

After the primary flight controls—elevator, rudder and ailerons on conventional airplanes—the most frequently used secondary control is pitch trim....

NTSB Reports: June 2021

March 2, 2021, Johnstown, N.Y.Cessna P210N Pressurized CenturionAt about 0747 Eastern time, the airplane was substantially damaged when its...

Final Checks

Although I had practiced go-arounds during my primary training, it was a few years after earning my private certificate...