Safety Gram

Safety tips … from the USAF Aero Clubs Director of Operations & Safety

The latest Safety Grams are presented as accident case studies, with questions to provoke discussion.  Enjoy!

  • November 2019 – Midair collision, pilot impairment
    • AOPA Air Safety Institute “Collision Avoidance” video
  • August 2019 – Night flight disorientation
  • July 2019 – Fuel starvation from wrong selector position
  • June 2019 – Turbulence and downburst on final approach
  • May 2019 – Trying to land with gravel blocking half the width of the runway — what could possibly go wrong?
  • April 2019 – Wake turbulence and landing (too) long
  • March 2019 – Fuel contamination
  • February 2019 – Unstable approach (10 knots fast)
  • January 2019 – Maintaining control on approach

2018

Earlier safety tips

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