Flight Training - February 2014 - 2

CONTENTS

flighttraining.aopa.org
VOLUME.26 / NUMBER.2

02.14

DEPARTMENTS
4 Member Benefits

Protect yourself as an
aircraft renter

22 Flight Lesson
An odd cloud

44 Weather
Seeing beyond fog
By Jack Williams

53 Advertiser Index

Aviation marketplace

By Terry Akins

56 Debrief

23 Accident Report

Col. Adrian Spain

Cold and calculating
By Dan Namowitz

"IF THE
TEMPERATURE
AND DEW POINT
ARE WITHIN 5
DEGREES F OF EACH
OTHER, AND IT'S
GETTING COLDER,
SUCH AS IT DOES
OVERNIGHT INTO
THE EARLY
MORNING, WATCH
OUT FOR FOG."
-JACK WILLIAMS

44

22

COMMENTARY

6 Right Seat


24 Around the Patch


The very best

Go large, go long

By Ian J. Twombly

By Heather Baldwin

8  etters
L
Let's be honest

26 Flying Carpet

Easy IFR
By Greg Brown

PREFLIGHT

10 Fun on the Water
12	Success Story
News

56

13	 How it Works
	
14	After the Checkride
15	 News
Abeam the Numbers
16	Training Products
17	 News
Final Exam
18	ASI News

ADVANCED PILOT

47  areer Pilot
C
Oops, wrong airport
By Pete Bedell

49 Instructor Report

Training female students
By Rod Machado

50 CFI to CFI

Don't be the Big Bad Wolf
By Natalie Bingham Hoover

51 Career Advisor
By Wayne Phillips

52  ccident Report
A
The easiest thing

20	News

47

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Flight Training - February 2014

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Flight Training - February 2014

Flight Training - February 2014
Contents
Member Benefits
Right Seat
Letters
Fun on the Water
Success Story News
How It Works
After the Checkride
News Abeam the Numbers
Training Products
News Final Exam
Asi News
News
Flight Lesson
Accident Report
Around the Patch
Flying Carpet
Flight Training Excellence Awards
Awards Recipients
All for You
Dream Maker
Weather
Career Pilot
Instructor Report
CFI to CFI
Career Advisor
Accident Report
Advertiser Index
Debrief
Flight Training - February 2014 - Flight Training - February 2014
Flight Training - February 2014 - Cover2
Flight Training - February 2014 - Contents
Flight Training - February 2014 - 2
Flight Training - February 2014 - 3
Flight Training - February 2014 - Member Benefits
Flight Training - February 2014 - 5
Flight Training - February 2014 - Right Seat
Flight Training - February 2014 - 7
Flight Training - February 2014 - Letters
Flight Training - February 2014 - 9
Flight Training - February 2014 - Fun on the Water
Flight Training - February 2014 - 11
Flight Training - February 2014 - Success Story News
Flight Training - February 2014 - How It Works
Flight Training - February 2014 - After the Checkride
Flight Training - February 2014 - News Abeam the Numbers
Flight Training - February 2014 - Training Products
Flight Training - February 2014 - News Final Exam
Flight Training - February 2014 - Asi News
Flight Training - February 2014 - 19
Flight Training - February 2014 - News
Flight Training - February 2014 - 21
Flight Training - February 2014 - Flight Lesson
Flight Training - February 2014 - Accident Report
Flight Training - February 2014 - Around the Patch
Flight Training - February 2014 - 25
Flight Training - February 2014 - Flying Carpet
Flight Training - February 2014 - 27
Flight Training - February 2014 - 28
Flight Training - February 2014 - Flight Training Excellence Awards
Flight Training - February 2014 - 30
Flight Training - February 2014 - 31
Flight Training - February 2014 - Awards Recipients
Flight Training - February 2014 - 33
Flight Training - February 2014 - All for You
Flight Training - February 2014 - 35
Flight Training - February 2014 - 36
Flight Training - February 2014 - 37
Flight Training - February 2014 - 38
Flight Training - February 2014 - 39
Flight Training - February 2014 - Dream Maker
Flight Training - February 2014 - 41
Flight Training - February 2014 - 42
Flight Training - February 2014 - 43
Flight Training - February 2014 - Weather
Flight Training - February 2014 - 45
Flight Training - February 2014 - 46
Flight Training - February 2014 - Career Pilot
Flight Training - February 2014 - 48
Flight Training - February 2014 - Instructor Report
Flight Training - February 2014 - CFI to CFI
Flight Training - February 2014 - Career Advisor
Flight Training - February 2014 - Accident Report
Flight Training - February 2014 - 53
Flight Training - February 2014 - 54
Flight Training - February 2014 - 55
Flight Training - February 2014 - Debrief
Flight Training - February 2014 - Cover3
Flight Training - February 2014 - Cover4
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