AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Cover1

LSA SuperSTOL
NO RUNWAY? NO PROBLEM

The Voice of General Aviation

Arctic Adventure
EARNING AN ALASKA FLOAT RATING

Lay of the Land

SAFETY PILOT LANDMARK ACCIDENT

www.aopa.org/pilot | March 2014

March 2014

FLYING THE VIETNAM WORKHORSE

AOPA FLY-INS

NEW REGIONAL EVENTS

SAVE THE DATE IN
YOUR REGION
p. 30

Bell UH-1B Huey | Just Aircraft SuperSTOL | Alaska Floatplane Rating

Rotorcraft Rookie
A FIXED-WING PILOT
GOES FOR THE RATING p. 80

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AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014

AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014
Contents
President’s Position
Visual Approach
Letters
Waypoints
Proficient Pilot
Foundation Focus
License to Learn
Pilot Counsel
Fly Well
B
Regional Events
Events
Test Pilot
Aerial Adventures
Pilot Products
Airport Stories
AOPA Sweepstakes
Aircraft Showdown
Bell UH–1B Huey: A Flying Symbol
No Runway? No Problem
Safety Pilot Landmark Accident: Know the Territory
New Perspective
Technique
Efficiency
Proficiency
Ownership
Frugal Flier
Wx Watch
Never Again
AOPA Action
Member Services
AOPA Aviation Finance
AOPA Foundation
State & Local Action
Insurance Services
Fly by Wire
Pilots
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Cover2
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Contents
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 2
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 3
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - President’s Position
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 5
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 6
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 7
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 8
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 9
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Visual Approach
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 11
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Letters
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 13
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 14
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 15
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Waypoints
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 17
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Proficient Pilot
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 19
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Foundation Focus
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 21
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - License to Learn
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 23
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Pilot Counsel
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 25
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Fly Well
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 27
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - B
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 29
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Regional Events
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 31
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Events
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 33
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Test Pilot
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Aerial Adventures
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Pilot Products
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Airport Stories
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - AOPA Sweepstakes
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 39
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Aircraft Showdown
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - D1
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - D2
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 41
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Bell UH–1B Huey: A Flying Symbol
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 43
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 44
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 45
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 46
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 47
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 48
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AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 50
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 51
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AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 53
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 54
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 55
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 56
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 57
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - No Runway? No Problem
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 59
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 60
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 61
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 62
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 63
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 64
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 65
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Safety Pilot Landmark Accident: Know the Territory
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 67
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 68
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 69
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - New Perspective
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 71
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 72
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 73
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Technique
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 75
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 76
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 77
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Efficiency
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 79
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Proficiency
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 81
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 82
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 83
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Ownership
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 85
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Frugal Flier
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 87
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Wx Watch
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 89
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 90
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 91
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - AOPA Action
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 93
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 94
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 95
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 96
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 97
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Member Services
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 99
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - AOPA Aviation Finance
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 101
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - AOPA Foundation
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 103
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - State & Local Action
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 105
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Insurance Services
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 107
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Fly by Wire
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 109
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 110
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - 111
AOPA Pilot Magazine - March 2014 - Pilots
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