E6B

Mastering the Mechanical E6B in 20 Minutes

‚ÄúCongratulations, you have just purchased one of the finest computers on the market today. It is well designed to assist you in solving the planing and navigating problems associated with … Continue reading Mastering the Mechanical E6B in 20 Minutes

CRJ700-SIMULATOR

From Cessna to CRJ: The Similarities and Differences of Large and Small Aircraft

I still remember my first takeoff in a Cessna 152 in 2007. It was an amazing feeling that I will surely never forget. I had the exact same feeling almost … Continue reading From Cessna to CRJ: The Similarities and Differences of Large and Small Aircraft

FLIGHT TRAINING BOOKS

Book Selection – The Best and Only Sources You Need

Those wishing to start flight training are often overwhelmed by the plethora of books and resources available on the topic. I am often asked for book recommendations from my students … Continue reading Book Selection – The Best and Only Sources You Need

Angle of attack: A Journey From Zero Lift to Stall

This post focuses the aerodynamics of level flight. There are plenty of references out there on this topic, however many of them are either way too complicated; requiring a doctorate … Continue reading Angle of attack: A Journey From Zero Lift to Stall

How to Manage Risk on High Wind Landings

Wind significantly affects an aircraft in flight. Because aircraft fly suspended in the atmosphere, movement of air will ultimately cause movement of the aircraft in the same direction. This forces … Continue reading How to Manage Risk on High Wind Landings