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FAA To Reinstate 20 Hour Simulator Training Rule

The FAA has initiated the move to return 20 hours of instrument training to Advanced Aviation Training Devices. The proposed new rule on adding the hours back should be in place in the next six to twelve months. The FAA and Congress are working on rules related to drones and that has slowed the rule

Knowledge by Training: Why Train in a Flight Simulator

Aviation is all about procedures. The first time that I became aware of this was early in my career as a flight instructor. I was working with a student doing climbs to altitude, level offs, power reductions, and then the same for descents. We were in a Cessna 150.   During one of level offs and power