Tag Archives: Flight Safety

Declared Distances and Displaced Thresholds… When the runway is shorter than published.

by Rick Braunig Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine August/September online issue There aren’t a lot of runways with displaced thresholds in Minnesota, but they are common enough that pilots should be familiar with them. When a runway has a displaced … Continue reading

Posted in August/September 2021, Columns, Columns, Columns, Flight Safety | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proactive Airworthiness

by Thomas P. Turner Executive Director American Bonanza Society Air Safety Foundation Published in Midwest Flyer – February/March 2020 issue EDITOR’S NOTE: This article appeared in the January 2020 issue of ABS Magazine. It is being reprinted here by permission … Continue reading

Posted in Features, Features, Feb/March 2020, Flight Safety | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Surfeit of Data

by Harold Green These days we suffer from a surfeit of data. There seems to be two sources. Pilots themselves and the advent of more advanced electronics. The even more advanced electronics of the glass cockpit is a subject for … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Flight Safety, Pilot Proficiency | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment