Keep Your Feet Happy

Rudder pedals may be the least-understood controls we have, yet they often are key to maintaining control on the ground and in the air.

If there’s anything I wish I could do for aspiring pilots or those struggling through their basic training, it would be to teach them to fly an airplane before learning to drive a car. The two-dimensional thinking employed when operating a surface vehicle becomes dominant—probably because we spend more time in a car than in […]
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