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Inbox • September 2020
Starr Gate • Renters insurance for pilots
Mother of All Cubs • Legend Cub update
First Flight in Wichita • Cessna SkyCourier
Next Great Flight • Taking it up a notch
Ask Flying • We know you have questions.
Use the Checklist • Avoiding an international incident
Tucson RNAV (GPS) Runway 29L • Look out for terrain on the long inbound legs.
Imperfect Game • One icon falls in love with another.
Seven Habits for IFR Approaches • There’s more to an effective approach than keeping the needles crossed.
FULL PERFORMANCE • BUILDING AND FLYING VAN’S AIRCRAFT’S BROADEST EXPRESSION
Regulation or Inspiration? • More training could improve the accident rate. But must it be mandated?
ADS-B vs. SIRIUSXM • Aretired airline pilo’s perspective
Airport at the End of the World • Hurricane Hunting in a Piper Warrior
Hot Stove • How close do you need to get?
Maniacal Mnemonics • Learning the pilot’s favorite crutch
Rising from Viral Ashes • First flights after quarantine are singularly rewarding.
Not Your Father’s Simulator • Virtual Fly North America disrupts simulator design.
The Riddle of Takeoff Distance • Sometimes you just have to hope for the best.
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