Month: March 2019

Wind Shear – It’s Still There

I have not heard a lot about wind shear in the recent years.  I have an Aircraft Dispatcher license and of the license and ratings that I have this one is very important to me.  To qualify for the license, not only did I have to be extremely familiar with turbojet aircraft, but I had

Systems in the Air Can and Should Be Handled Differently Than Systems on the Ground

All good instructors teach systems. Some teach the systems as maintenance items while the plane is in the hanger or being preflighted. This may sound silly but sometimes the systems in the air are treated differently than they are on the ground. In a potential emergency situation or in an emergency situation, you may need