/ 09.10 /
volume.22 / number.9

Cover Story: Race Pilot!

What you’ll need to be a pylon racer
By Alton K. Marsh

My Beautiful Balloon

A different way to fly
By James C. Kunze

Expert Tips on Landing

Suggestions from the pros.
By FT Staff

Technique /

Weight and Balance
By Ian J. Twombly


AOPA Advocacy /
By FT Staff

ASF News / Success Story
By FT Staff

ASF News /
By FT Staff

Final Exam /
By FT Staff

Membership Products /
By FT Staff

News /
By Alton K. Marsh / FT Staff

Precise flight /
By Mike Collins

Since you asked /
By Rod Machado

Tech Tip /
By FT Staff

This Weekend /
By Ian J. Twombly

What It Looks Like /
By FT Staff


Checkride /
Pink slip
By Bob Schmelzer

Debrief /
Kathryn D. Sullivan
By FT Staff

Flight Lesson /
The wind wins
By Paula Gail Johnson

Weather /
What’s the weather up to?
By Jack Williams


Flying Carpet /
Flight of contrasts
By Greg Brown

Insights /
Human behavior
By Ralph Butcher

Letters /
Making Tough Decisions
By FT Staff

President's Perspective /
Life without lead
By Craig Fuller, AOPA President

Right Seat /
The bounty of flight
By Ian J. Twombly

Career Pilot

Career Advisor /
By Wayne Phillips

Hiring thaw? /
By Wayne Phillips

Career Tips /
By Karen M. Kahn

Instructor Report

The broken AROW
By Michael T. Vivion

ASF: Calculated Risks
By David J. Kenny

Let them fly
By Rod Machado