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Posts Tagged ‘FAA Safety Briefing’

Preparing for the Unpredictable – FAA Safety Briefing, July/August

This month’s FAA Safety Briefing (July/August 2013) covers a variety of important topics related to ‘Preparing for the Unpredictable’. [this issue] focuses on airman preparedness. Articles explore procedures, techniques, and equipment that can help you stay ahead of the aviation safety curve and prepare for the unexpected. There’s a great article on Aviation Survival Equipment [...]

November/December FAA Safety Briefing – abnormal and emergency situations

Now available online, the November/December 2010 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on a subject fundamental to pilot safety: abnormal and emergency situations. The issue stresses the delicate art of planning for the “unplanned” and outlines several of the tools and resources pilots need to handle emergencies. Articles provide tips on unusual attitude recovery, partial-power [...]

FAA Safety Briefing, July/August 2010

If you haven’t already seen it, the latest copy of the FAA’s Safety Briefing is available as a PDF download from their website: and it has some really useful weather-related articles this month. This month’s edition covers topics like: Weather flying – a framework for the go/no-go decision Density Altitude – what is it, [...]