December Safety Topic: Benefits of FADEC

Having Full Authority Digital Engine Control in general-aviation aircraft could cut crashes. That’s because workload is decreased, engines are not pushed beyond their limits, and engine monitoring can alert pilots ahead of problems.

AFTW Releases First Draft of Procedures for The Stack

A new training resource is available online to help pilots more safely and efficiently practice Instrument Approach procedures at Stanfield and Casa Grande Municipal Airport.

Routes overlay on Terminal Area Chart for PHX

CAE Oxford Academy using arrival and departure routes at FFZ

Commercial jet and flight-training airspace in the Southeast Valley remains congested.

A reminder that CAE Oxford Academy uses arrival and departure routes for FFZ.

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Airmen Certification Standards Take Effect June 15

Airmen Certification Standards Take Effect June 15

Built on the existing Practical Test Standards (PTS), which explicitly define the performance metrics for each flight proficiency element listed in 14 CFR, the ACS approach enhances the PTS by defining the specific elements, aeronautical knowledge, and risk management...

Flight Scenarios

Current Submissions Don't think you're safe just because you are in controlled airspace!, submitted by Brett Bell 8-1-06 Pretend It's Really a Short Field, submitted by Jim Pitman 11-20-04 Aircraft Checkouts, submitted by Jim Pitman 10-13-04 Don't think you're safe...

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