Category Archives: Sport Pilot Articles

Carburetor Ice

Carburetor ice has caused sweat to break out on many a pilot’s brow.  The Puget Sound area is ripe for carb ice conditions so we will review how carb ice forms and how to predict if you may get carb … Continue reading

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5 Training Tips when Weather Keeps you Grounded

It can be frustrating when weather keeps you on the ground but that doesn’t mean you can’t make progress in your training.  Here are some tips to help you make progress even when the ATIS doesn’t cooperate. Get some actual … Continue reading

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Maintenance Discrepancies

Wear and tear is part of aviation.  From light sport aircraft to heavy transports, equipment and components wear down over time and sometimes fail unexpectedly.  How you communicate this information with mechanics significantly affects the time and cost to get your … Continue reading

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