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Some of you might say “Aww, come on now! Chuck should know by now what this means!” and that may be the case, but have you ever had a brain fart? I sure have. And I’d like to think I …

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From the files “stories that started Chicken Wings Comics”: In the mid-nineties when I was working for a little flight school in Camarillo, CA we had a similar incident with one of our students. She was on her way to …

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When I was a kid dreaming about flying, I assumed it was complete freedom. I read all the books Antoine de Saint-Exupéry wrote. I watched every movie with a plane or helicopter in it. Then, and I remember this very …

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Did you ever have the tower say “give me a landline when you land”? It’s a sinking feeling. One time in Burbank (Class C Airspace) we were doing traffic patterns with “full down” autorotations (it’s an autorotation you take all …

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