Carb Ice In Cruise

It's rare that carburetor icing brings down an airplane in cruise flight, but here's a detailed example.

When one pores over the number of accident reports I have over the years, a few things stand out. One is there are a lot of engine failures resulting in the NTSB’s definition of an accident. Another is that post-accident investigation frequently fails to identify a reason for the failure; the engine runs fine when […]
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