Aircraft Descent Planning Includes Slowing Down for a Bumpy Ride

‘Coasting’ downhill at high airspeeds isn’t always a good idea.
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Use This Formula For Calculating Density Altitude

How to determine density altitude the old-fashioned way
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This Week’s Flying Tip: Know Your Clearance

Do you understand what the controller is telling you?
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This Week’s Flying Tip: Muscle Memory on Go Around

Good muscle memory can help you react appropriately to the sudden need to transition to a climb.
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Flying Tip of the Week: Flying with a Cold

Going flying during flu-season? Think again.
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Top 10 Flying Tips of 2015

Review this year's best pilot practices.
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Flying Tip of the Week: How to Fly a Drone

Use some basic guidelines to keep yourself and others out of trouble.
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Flying Tip of the Week: Surviving Ice

Ice survival tips for the winter flying season.
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Flying Tip of the Week: Gear Up or Gear Down?

What to do during a loss-of-power incident.
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What Can the Ground Tell You?

Inspect the ground to find hidden problems.
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Use a Tire Pressure Gauge

Is it enough to visually inspect the tires?
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Judging VFR Cloud Distances

How close is too close?
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Use Your Flying Time Wisely

Review emergency procedures in flight.
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Logging Instrument Approaches for Currency

What do the regulations really mean?
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Vent the Engine

Allowing steam to release from oil can prevent corrosion.
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Disconnecting from Deadly Distractions

Focus only on the most critical tasks and figure out which ones can wait.
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After Landing Check

Prevent the disappointment of being grounded unexpectedly.
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Flying in Extreme Heat

Climb at higher airspeeds on hot days.
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Midair Collision Considerations

Precautions you can take to reduce your risk of a collision.
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Fly Respectfully

Flying at uncontrolled field requires pilots to pay attention to others.
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