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Find Your Balance to Find Your Wings

Balance is critical in aviation. Flying a plane that has a center of gravity…


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Unexpected Turbulence: Navigating Life's Jolts

This might come as a shocker, but aviation weather forecasters don’t always…


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Follow Your Inner Compass: How to Listen to the Voice Inside You

If you ask a pilot how he navigates, how he knows which direction to fly, GPS…


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Who Stole the Go Signs?

There are no signs in the sky—well, at least no man made signs. I like this.…


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Sustain or Drain? Minding the Company You Keep

Flying sustains me. When I walk away from my airplane after a flight, I have…


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White-Knuckle Living: How to Succeed by Letting Go

Early in my flight lessons, my instructor called attention to the death-grip I…