Tag Archives: students

Precession – Is It Really A Left Turning Tendency?

Flight instructors teach their students about the left-turning tendencies an airplane encounters on takeoff.  Unfortunately, some flight instructors may not fully understand the dynamics of takeoff and might pass a misconception or two on to the next generation of new … Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Aviation, Flight Instructing, Flying | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Soft Field Landing

Yesterday, I gave my insights to the short field landing; today it is time to discuss the soft field landing. Again, as with the short field landing, many pilots today have little or no experience on actual soft fields. It … Continue reading

Posted in Aviation, Flight Instructing, Flying | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The End of 2010

It’s here!  We have again reached the end of another year. Now it’s time to look back to see what was accomplished, what failed, what was good, what was bad, take measurement, and plan for a better 2011. What was … Continue reading

Posted in Life in General, Personal, Publishing, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments