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Running on Empty

Many have said there are three useless things in aviation.  One is the altitude above you, the next is a runway behind you, and the third is the air in your fuel tanks.  I am one to believe a pilot … Continue reading

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Passing Gas

A pilot spends his or her entire life avoiding other traffic (code for not hitting another airplane in mid-air). And then one day, he or she becomes a military pilot. The next thing you know, someone says, “Go up and … Continue reading

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