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VOLUME.27 / NUMBER.1

01.15

DEPARTMENTS
6 Member Benefits
Quality and value

44 Weather
Water, water everywhere
By Jack Williams

24 Flight Lesson
Just one of those things
By Arnold D. Seligman

26 Checkride
Safety on the ground

53 Advertiser Index
Aviation marketplace

56 Debrief
Kevin LaRosa II

By Bob Schmelzer

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"RARELY, IN
DECADES OF
PILOTING, HAVE I
SEEN A DEAD-ON
APPROACHING
STORM SYSTEM
DEVIATE FAR
ENOUGH
OVERNIGHT
TO CHANGE A
VERITABLE NO-GO
INTO AN EASY VFR
FLIGHT."
-GREG BROWN

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COMMENTARY

4 Right Seat

20 Around the Patch

Don't be so sure

From one pilot to another

By Ian J. Twombly

By Jill W. Tallman

8 Letters
Go anywhere

22 Flying Carpet
Tennis time again
By Greg Brown

PREFLIGHT

ADVANCED PILOT

10 Rough Rider

47 Career Pilot

12 Success Stories

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13 How it Works
14 After the Checkride
15 News
16 ASI News
17 AOPA Fly-In
18 News

Highs and lows
By Wayne Phillips

49 Instructor Report
Mental gymnastics
By Rod Machado

50 Accident Analysis
Own it
By David Jack Kenny

51 Career Advisor
By Wayne Phillips

19 Final Exam

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