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Bumpy ride!

Encountering heavy turbulence

The airplane probably can handle it, but only if you slow down, keep the wings level and accept altitude excursions.

There I was, sliding down from my cruising altitude

Short Field Takeoff

The good and the bad stories

It was a beautiful summer day and my wife, my son, and I were going to enjoy it to the fullest. We were flying to Madeline Island (4R5) in La Pointe, Wisconsin, for the day. The field

Looking for the right airplane

Easier said than done

Time was quickly ticking down to my day with the examiner for my private pilot check ride. I had mastered the steep turns, the frightening stalls and high performance landings and takeoffs.

Responding to the Unexpected

In-flight anomalies

Truth is often stranger than fiction. Perhaps that’s why reports from the Aviation Safety Reporting System are so compelling. There is a lot to be learned by reviewing the mistakes

The thing with the altimeter

Why a correct setting is so important

Why is flying with a correct altimeter setting so important? This is shown in the following two images. Quiz-time: which altimeter is set correctly?

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Your Alternator Just Failed

Now What?

You're cruising along, when suddenly your low voltage light turns on. Now what? Your alternator is your aircraft's primary source of electricity, and when it fails, you need to start

Unintentionally in the clouds

How to survive!

VFR into IMC events have a distressingly high fatality rate. Here's why they happen and some strategies for surviving based on research into reports from pilots who successfully handled

Air Alliance Flight Center

Bonn-Hangelar traning facility certified

As of February 1st, 2017 Air Alliance Flight Center GmbH has received the official approval by the German authorities of their training facility at

The Low-Vis Takeoff

Usually not a good idea

General aviation pilots make IFR takeoffs in reduced visibility and low ceilings on a daily basis. We line up, launch, establish a climb, transition to the gauges and press on with

The four steps of spin recovery

How to escape the Spin

Have you ever practiced a spin? If you have (and even if you haven't), you've probably heard the recovery acronym "PARE". But do you know what each step is for?

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Aircraft Dealer Listings

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Eisenschmidt starts Declared Training Organisation
24.01.2024 – Eisenschmidt is well on its way to start a certified DTO (Declared Training Organisation).

The well known German pilot supply company have now released a first

AAS brokers Cessna Citation CJ1+
Bremen, 31st January 2024 - Atlas Air Service hands over a Cessna Citation CJ1+ to a client from northern Germany.

As part of a brokerage agreement, Atlas Air Service AG has

Uncertain future of Avgas 100LL
Further to our previous report on the impending discontinuation of the use of Avgas 100LL (see below), AOPA Germany reports that Shell have now submitted an application for the temporary
3-blade MT-Prop MTV-9 for Cessna’s 182
Atting, January 2024 - MT-Propeller Entwicklung GmbH received the EASA STC 10083426 for the installation of the 3-blade Propeller MTV-9-D/200-58 on the Cessna Cessna 182H, J, K, L,
Flying to AERO in your own plane
December 21, 2023 | Friedrichshafen – Visitors of AERO 2024 will also be able to attend the leading global trade fair for General Aviation in their own aircraft. A new, fair procedure
DULV and AOPA address problem together
With kind permission by AOPA Germany we publish here an excerpt from AOPA Germany’s newsletter no. 357 dated December 8th. 2023. It addresses alleged problems with Rotax engines which,
Continental® Certified Factory New and Rebuilt Piston Engines
As well as offering parts support, Adams Aviation has been successfully supplying the full range of factory new and rebuilt Continental® engines for many years.

With their

Atlas Air Service brings PRIZM Aircraft Lighting to Europe
Atlas becomes first European dealer for PRIZM LED lighting systems. First installation took place in Augsburg/Germany.

Atlas Air Service, together with its subsidiaries

AirShampoo landing fee vouchers for 2024
21.11.23: Once again, flying will become more affordable in the coming year 2024 with the help of AirShampoo's landing vouchers, the "Lande-Gutscheinheft 2024". This time, new locations
EASA STC for Cessna 414A Series + RAM
Atting, November 2023 - MT-Propeller Entwicklung GmbH received the EASA STC 10043106 R1 for the 4-blade natural composite propeller MTV-14-D-C-F/CF188-30() on the Cessna 414A Series
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