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The Safety Partnership • Driving our industry toward zero
Inbox Jan+Feb 2021
Errata: Buyers Guide
Flying Eyes Sunglasses • Yes, bifocals for pilots—that work
Mooney Under New Ownership • The iconic singles keep flying with a solid parts-and-service base.
Appareo Stratus Insight • New Relevant Traffic feature
Next Great Flight Beauty on a cloudy day
What’s really in an airline pilot’s flight bag?
Outback Takeoff • Overloaded and almost out of options
Louisville ILS or LOC Runway 17L • The home of UPS makes for a busy airline hub.
Aftermaths • There are accidents and accidents.
An Aviation Mentor • Why it’s so important
WE FLY: FLIGHT DESIGN F2 • AN ALL-AROUND, ALL-COMPOSITE TREAT
Flight Design F2 Specs:
WHEN THE MUSIC DIES • VFR FLIGHT INTO IMC
Don’t Become a Statistic • TIPS TO INOCULATE YOURSELF AGAINST VFR-INTO-IMC FLIGHT
STINSON 108 • THE FLYING STATION WAGON
Living the Dream • The journey from MX to CFI
Bittersweet Goodbye • Leaving the flight deck amidst a pandemic
Doc, David, Herb and the Cops • A once-in-a-lifetime B-29 flight
Sudden Surprise Trouble • What the FAA taketh away, it giveth back.
Blame for the 737 Max • The FAA designee program is too big to fail.
Tail Tales • What works on one airplane might not work on another.
Lending a Hand