October Safety Topic: Pilots and Medications

More than 40 percent of all pilots in fatal crashes  had some sort of drug in their system — either illicit or prescribed. Learn best practices to determine whether prescribed medications are safe for flight.

Updated Luke Aux-1 ILS Policy and Procedures

Luke Air Force Base has strongly supported the mission of the flight training community.  On June 7th, General Todd Canterbury of Luke Air Force Base released updated policy on the use of the Aux-1 ILS.  Please see this post for more information.

UPDATE-New Version: AFTW Practice Area Reporting Points ForeFlight/Garmin Pilot Overlay Version 9.0

New version posted on January 10th, 2019. Download your GPS overlay of the practice areas today and start using it in Foreflight and Garmin Pilot!

Rio Verde Low-Flying Aircraft

AFTW has released a letter addressing concerns about low-flying aircraft in the Northeast Practice Area. Please take some time to read this letter and do your part to be a good neighbor to those living around us.

AFTW Releases New Procedures for The Stack

New procedures to help pilots more safely and efficiently practice Instrument approaches at Stanfield and Casa Grande Municipal Airport have been released by the AFTW.

More from AFTW

VIDEO: AFTW Meeting Minutes from May 11, 2021

VIDEO: AFTW Meeting Minutes from May 11, 2021

Follow this link to watch the video: https://youtu.be/6jEJDhkeJuA Check out the video description (click “SHOW MORE” when viewing YouTube on a desktop browser or the little down triangle when viewing on a mobile device) to see other important information.

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