Category: Flying Tips

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What’s in your flight bag?

My flight bag and it’s contents A pilot’s flight bag is a very personal thing. Some things we have to carry by law but there is plenty of scope to pick out those things you just can’t do without on...

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Wet and muddy operations

As all subsidised flights throughout Indonesia have still not restarted thanks to ongoing issues in the government offices, we are instead flying charters to keep things ticking along. I actually prefer this as you can never be entirely sure where...

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Density Altitude

This is something I’m sure many pilots have heard about and probably dismissed when bimbling along at 3000ft on a VFR day. And why not? It’s hardly relevant for most pilots operating from airfields at or close to sea level....

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Got a cold? Then don’t fly!

This may well be stating the obvious but it never ceases to amaze me the number of times I’ve overheard other pilots mentioning some flight they performed whilst feeling a little under the weather. I too have been guilty of...