Tag: flight student

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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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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We’ve all heard at least of one of these items. Rotor-Wash, Blinker Fluid, Muffler Bearings … The names and places of this practical joke story getting way out of hand will be altered to protect the innocent. This one time, …

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I admit I had to look up if you write “the Five C’s” with or without apostrophe. Apparently, with apostrophe. At least, that’s how everybody else writes it on the internet, and if it’s on the internet, it must be …

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