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AOPA PILOT

CONTENTS

December 2020

84

SECTIONS

32

46 Book Review
Demystifying engines.

47 Aviation History
NORAD tracks Santa.

PROFICIENCY &
EFFICIENCY
84 Ownership
Slush fund.

12 NCAA Act of 2020

87 Savvy Maintenance

Proposal would help
workforce challenges.

It's baffling.

90 Wx Watch

PILOT BRIEFING

Being ice-aware.

29 First Look

93 Efficiency

Listen up!

New panel, new checklist.

32 You Can Fly

COMMENTARY DEPARTMENTS

150th flying club recognized.

33 Future Flight

96 Proficiency
The pursuit of proficiency.

6 President's Position

4 AOPA Online

Turning the calendar.

Take your reading
beyond these pages.

Pipistrel Nuuva V300.

14 Letters

The best gift of all.

MEMBERSHIP
NEWS & NOTES

36 AOPA News

100 AOPA Pilot Gear

Duckworth honored.

Wearing your passion.

38 Postcards

102 AOPA Air Safety
Institute

18 Waypoints
Check notams.

20 Proficient Pilot
Watts up?

22 Flying Life

Finish strong.

108 Fly by Wire
Index of advertisers.

The right stuff-
do you have it?

109 Tips from PIC

24 Safety Spotlight

112 Pilots

Decisions, decisions.

Max Trescott.

A clean belly.

99 Never Again
I knew I was rusty.

34 Musings

Back in time.

Matter of time.

40 Giving Back
Supporting volunteer pilots.

104 Turn On Your
Notifications

42 People

Beach therapy.

26 Fly Well

Citizen of the World.

'The Good, the Bad
and the Ugly.'

44 Pilot Products

106 Member Products
and Services

FAA certifies uAvionics AV-30-C.

Filing an ASRS report.

45 Test Pilot
First copters.

Santa is a GA Pilot
OPERATION GOOD CHEER p. 58

Prep Now

COLD WEATHER FUN p. 84

The Voice of General Aviation

Aviation Podcasts
LISTEN UP! p. 29

aopa.org/pilot | December 2020 | $8.95

Air Mail
Centennial
NEITHER WIND, NOR SNOW,
NOR SMOKE... p. 74

All-Terrain
Vehicle
GYROCOPTERS SAVE
THE PARKS p. 66

45
TEST PILOT

EXTRA NG

Carbonated

NEXT GEN DROPS THE STEEL p. 50

CARBONATED

Look ma, no steel! A carbon-fiber
Extra NG blasts over coastal South
Carolina in "Mild to Wild," a first-look
pilot report by Editor at Large
Dave Hirschman, which begins
on page 50.
Photography by Chris Rose

First
copters.
Contact us at 800-USA-AOPA (872-2672)

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