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volume.26 / number.8
flight training

Keep calm and pilot on

Keep calm
Keep a stiff upper lip
By Natalie Bingham Hoover

Translating the tower

An overview of control tower colloquialisms
By Dan Namowitz, Illustration byDave Plunkert


The right (and left) way to turn
By Budd Davisson

Photography by Chris Rose

Illustration by Charles Floyd



After the checkride /
By 'Flight Training' staff

ASI News /
By AOPA Air Safety Institute staff

Final Exam /
By "Flight Training" Staff

How it works /
By Ian J. Twombly

Illustration by Steve Karp

News /
By Flight Training staff

Success Stories /
By "Flight Training" magazine staff


Accident Report /
10 measly bucks
By Dan Namowitz

Flight Lesson /
Ashes in the wind
By Anthony T. Catanese

Illustration by Sarah Hanson

Member Benefits /
Happy anniversary: Special hat marks the occasion
By Flight Training Staff

Weather /
The pulse of summer
By Jack Williams


Around the Patch /
Water, water everywhere
By Heather Baldwin

Flying Carpet /
Summer sightseeing
By Greg Brown

Letters / Talk back /
Park it!
By "Flight Training" readers

Right Seat /
First passenger fun
By Ian J. Twombly

Advanced Pilot

Accident Analysis /
Hot and heavy
By David Jack Kenny

Career Advisor /
>A career pink slip
By Wayne Phillips

Career Pilot /
What happened to basic flying skills?
By Pete Bedell

Instructor Report /
High-priced flight instruction
By Rod Machado