Watch as a Cirrus SR22 is ditched on it’s way to Hawaii. Once again, the CAPS system proves to be an amazing safety component.
This is how you handle an emergency. And land without all your landing gear.
Cockpit Emergencies can be cumbersome, but these tips may just save your life.
A look at some resources that allow the virtual pilot to add some more realism to FSX flights, including runway conditions, icing, engine management and failures.
I had family waiting for me, weather to beat, and terrain to fly over. How Poor Aeronautical Decision Making limited my options, until I turned it around
These advances in cockpit technology are ushering in a new wave of aviation technology, making an industry known for its impeccable safety record even safer.
It’s a clear sunny day and ATC gives you your takeoff clearance. You advance the throttles and smoothly accelerate the aircraft to VR and rotate. Upon positive rate, you retract the gear, and at 400ft. you hit the Center Autopilot in Command.
And other reasons flight sim has improved my real world aviation experience Emergencies “Ok, I want you to memorize the first three checklist items for each emergency before our next flight,” my instructor said as we were securing the 172 … Continued
Ok, so we’ve all been nose-deep in the 777s FCOMs recently looking up every little detail on how to fix any little problem that can happen, and hopefully a good number of you have delved deep into our 777 training … Continued