The Engine-Out Glide

When your airplane turns itself into a badly designed glider, where to go and at what speed are prime concerns. Practice makes the choices more informed.

Each month in the back of this magazine, we chronicle recent accidents we hope are of interest to readers. A glance at a random month’s entries likely would reveal that a substantial portion of them involve total or partial failure of a piston single’s engine. Yes, there’s selection bias involved—we typically try to highlight the […]
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