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More on G and the Envelope

Yesterday, in G-Loads and the Envelope, I explained the basics of the Vgn diagram and the limits of the operational categories. Today we’ll discuss more about what it means to operate within the envelope. First, its all about what the wing … Continue reading

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G-Loads and the Envelope

When I learned how to fly in 1971, I was a kid who really did not know much about anything, but thought I knew everything.  When it came to airplanes and flying, I knew even less than I realized.  When … Continue reading

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Real Pilots

My wife took on one of the most daunting of all tasks: cleaning the garage.  For me, there were risks involved.  For instance, she might find photographs which could be incriminating, such as the one she found of me with … Continue reading

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