The IMSAFE for pilots method
September 2, 2019 in , ,
Pilots know their pre-flight checklist inside and out to ensure the aircraft is safe and ready to fly. Of equal importance is the IMSAFE for pilots method - the pre-flight wellbeing cross-check
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Pilot and aircraft safety at Learn To Fly
At Learn to Fly, safety is and always will be our number one priority. It is a cornerstone of our operation to ensure we maintain a positive and transparent safety culture. As is conveyed on the Recreational Aviation Australia (RAAus) Accident and Defect Summaries web page, we continue to uphold an impeccable safety record.
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Flight departure processes: Part 2
In Part I, I started to break down the way to execute a great departure. To continue, I’m going to tell you exactly how to proceed with your engine starts, taxi checks and run-up checks.
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What to expect from airline pilot performance checks
Throughout your career as a pilot you will be asked to do performance checks. At Cathay, pilots must complete a flight simulator test every six months and a route check once a year to make sure they’re meeting standards. Failures do occur, so pilots need to keep their skills up to scratch at all times to pass with confidence.
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6 ways to maintain pilot proficiency and safety
Once you achieve the Recreational Pilot License (RPL) or Private Pilot License (PPL), as well as any endorsement or rating on top of that, you must apply yourself to the task of maintaining proficiency & safety.
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CFI Corner #1 | Handling mid-air complications
When things don’t quite go as planned when you’re up in the air, that’s when all your training and preparation come into play. Here’s the story of one pilot who successfully maneuvered a safe landing after his right engine started to release smoke mid-way through his journey.
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