Category: Flying Technique

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Tips on Flying into Uncontrolled Airports

If you’re like me, you learned to fly at a larger, controlled airport with a good air traffic control service to safely direct aircraft landing, departing and flying within radar coverage. Therefore flying into...

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5 Tips on Flying With a Tailwind

One of the basic principles of flying from the earliest days of your training is the effects of wind over your aircraft’s wings. As a result, you plan your takeoffs and landings wherever possible...

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List of Transponder Codes

With most aircraft fitted with a transponder box, here’s a list of useful ‘squawk’ transponder codes for use in certain situations.   1200 – Standard VFR code used in North America. 7000 – Standard...