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VOLUME.27 / NUMBER.6

06.15

DEPARTMENTS
6 Member Benefits
Running out of time?

44 Weather
Avoiding derecho drama
By Jack Williams

24 Flight Lesson
Hot day, cold night
By Herman Fuette

26 Accident Report
Ramp risks

53 Advertiser Index
Aviation marketplace

56 Debrief
Kelly Kraegel

By Dan Namowitz

24
"A 15-PERCENT
PROBABILITY
FOR SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS
MEANS YOU HAVE
A 15-PERCENT
CHANCE OF SUCH A
STORM OCCURRING
WITHIN 25 MILES
OF YOUR
LOCATION. "
-JACK WILLIAMS

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COMMENTARY

18 Safety Spotlight
4 Right Seat
There is a season

True confessions
By George Perry

By Ian J. Twombly

20 Around the Patch
8 Letters
Please hold

Love story
By Heather Baldwin

22 Flying Carpet
PREFLIGHT

Santa Ana winds
By Greg Brown

10 Pristine Queens
12 Success Stories

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13 How It Works
14 Events
15 ASI News
16 Final Exam

ADVANCED PILOT

47 Career Pilot
Holding back the thrust
By Pete Bedell

49 Instructor Report
Developing standards
By Rod Machado

50 Accident Analysis
The wrong stuff
By David Jack Kenny

51 Career Advisor
By Wayne Phillips

47

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