Prepping For Darkness

Night flying can increase risk, simply because there are things out there that can go "bump". Spend some extra time on your planning, especially at airports.

It was well after dark when we arrived over the unfamiliar rural airport. We were descending toward that green and white airport beacon, and I thought I could see the headlights of my brother-in-law’s crew-cab pickup truck in the parking lot. “Watch this,” I said to my daughter, and I clicked the push-to-talk switch seven […]
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