“Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn.
As a CFII, I come across various reasons students want an IFR rating.
There is a tool in a pilot’s toolbox that is frequently not understood well, the Special VFR Clearance.
Becoming a pilot is one of the most rewarding and empowering achievements there is, but then what? Well, once you’ve joined the elite club of aviators, you should enjoy the benefits awarded only to those who have studied, practiced, and persevered to earn their pilot certificate.
Here is some great advice on hangar-door maintenance from Paul at
Pilots visiting a new area often want to rent an airplane to explore their surroundings.
Enjoy this captivating guest-post by Nate Van Ness. Thanks for contributing Nate! I recently spent some time receiving some backcountry flying instruction from George Hoover of Coulee Air Services.
Nate Van Ness, a longtime friend of X04, kindly wrote this guest post for our blog.