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I think we’ve all experienced situations where we had to go the extra mile and e.g. work or study through the night. And coffee, energy drinks and loud music are definitely good resources to support such endeavors. When you’re young …

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When I was working for the flight school back in the day, some of my customers, who own their own aircraft, always gave me a hard time for doing way too detailed of a preflight. They called it “a mechanic’s …

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Remember when MythBusters did the segment to see if an airplane still would take off, even if it’s on a belt that is running the opposite direction at the airplane’s takeoff speed? As a pilot with an engineering degree, I …

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I venture to say that nobody here will be surprised at the fact that Chuck doesn’t look at his gauges and probably doesn’t even know what all he has on his dashboard. In his defense though, he does fly a …

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