Monthly Archives: May 2012

Density Altitude

Every summer writers warn about the effects of density altitude on aircraft performance; and every year pilots mush off runways into trees and power lines. Why is that? For one thing, density altitude is a nondenominational, equal opportunity killer. It … Continue reading

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A Pilot’s Visit to China

If you’re planning a trip to China you probably have an agenda  but, let me suggest some places you may not know about and as a pilot you might really enjoy and want to consider adding them to you “to-do” … Continue reading

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