Still confused?

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1172 - Still confused?

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1172 - Still confused?

I must admit, as a helicopter pilot, things above 18,000 feet MSL get a little confusing to me as well. I have not yet learned how to read high altitude weather prog charts, just to name one example, or anything

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So much to learn still

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1154 - So much to learn still

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1154 - So much to learn still

Going through initial flight training can be a very rewarding experience but it sure has a lot of ups and downs. You are studying theoretical skills and you are learning motor skills at the same time. Some days feel like

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Unlabeled switch

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1169 - Unlabeled switch

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1169 - Unlabeled switch

I was working on a fire in Montana when the topic of switch labeling came up in casual conversation since we had just been through a USFS audit. We were joking about labeling the left cyclic stick “FWD rotor” and

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All good landings

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1160 - All good landings

Chicken Wings aviation comic strip no. 1160 - All good landings

It may not be the official definition, but it is as close to an official definition as it can get. I guess the definitions of “good” vary greatly between pilots and aircraft owners though, haha! What’s your most interesting “landing

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