AOPA Pilot Magazine - February 2021 - 2

AOPA PILOT

CONTENTS

February 2021

SECTIONS

42 Destinations
Cuisine caliente.

44  Aircraft for the Mission
Buy to train.

31

46 Postcards
Hannibal, Missouri.

PROFICIENCY &
EFFICIENCY

AOPA ACTION

90

COMMENTARY DEPARTMENTS
6  President's Position
The fear factor.

16 Waypoints
Tale of two centuries.

18  Proficient Pilot
Cockpit catnaps.

20  Flying Life
Being human.

22  Safety Spotlight
Fly-bys.

110  Tips from PIC
VIP TFR basics.

112 Pilots
Carol Joyner.

24 Flight MD
I wish I had not said that.

88 Ownership

Pop culture influences.

Switch hitter.

28 Events
Spring break came early...or late.

30 Musings

96  Savvy Maintenance

Solo flights.

How mags fail.

32 People

100  Never Again

Paying it forward.

Pop quiz.

34  Future Flight
VoltAero Cassios.

MEMBERSHIP
NEWS & NOTES

35  Test Pilot

102  AOPA Partners

Young astronaut.

Historic partnership.

36 Bookshelf

104  AOPA Air Safety
Institute

Four for your collection.

Never give up.

37 Review

106  Turn On Your
Notifications

39  Pilot Products

AOPA Weather now online.

Study your way.
PILOT BRIEFING

Pop culture
influences.

Winter's first strike.
Looking for moose.

Garmin D2 Air.

25

90  Wx Watch
94 Proficiency

31  Aviation History

Index of advertisers.

Totally tubular, man.

25  Just for Fun

Take your reading
beyond these pages.

109  Fly by Wire

85 Airframe

PILOT BRIEFING

Love is in the air.

Santa is a GA pilot.

Disinfecting your airplane.

AOPA seeking relief.

4  AOPA Online

12 Letters

82 Efficiency

9  Insurance options

108  Products and Services

40 Airports
Millville Executive, New Jersey.

A welcome change.

Making Lemonade How Mags Fail What Went Wrong
GA TRAVEL DURING A PANDEMIC p. 72

PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE p. 96

FOUR GALLONS MORE p. 78

The Voice of General Aviation

aopa.org/pilot | February 2021 | $8.95

February 2021

PIPISTREL PANTHERA

Slippery Speedster
COMPLEX HIGH-PERFORMANCE
REIMAGINED p. 50

Pipistrel Panthera | AirCam Cross-Country | Beech 18 Seaplane Training | GA Travel in a Pandemic

Two Brothers

AN AIRCAM, AND A
CONTINENT TO CROSS p. 58

SLIPPERY SPEEDSTER

Editor at Large Thomas A. Horne
experiences the speed and agility of
Pipestrel's Panthera, new to the U.S.
market, in " Flying Ferrari, " which begins
on p. 50.
Photography by Mike Fizer.

Lady of the Lake

MULTIENGINE SEAPLANE RATING
IN A TWIN BEECH p. 66

aopa.org

Contact us at 800-USA-AOPA (872-2672)
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