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Unmanned Aircraft and the National Airspace System

course thumbnailUnderstanding unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), if they are safe and how they affect one's flying. This course examines UAS operations and illustrates how pilots and UAS can safely coexist in the National Airspace System. (approx. 30 minutes).

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Aging Gracefully, Flying Safely

course thumbnailDiscussion on how aging impacts a pilot's performance and adjustments that can be made. (approx. 45-60 minutes).

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Accident Case Study: Rescue Gone Wrong

course thumbnailFor most pilots, the world of helicopter search and rescue is a far cry from everyday flying - but the fundamentals of aeronautical decision making still apply. Come along as we re-create one pilot's final mission, and seek to understand the circumstances that led him down a path to disaster. (Approx. 11 minutes)

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Real Pilot Stories

course thumbnailHear pilot's detailed accounts of what went wrong and, more importantly, what they learned.

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ASI Flight Risk Evaluator

course thumbnailUnderstanding unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), if they are safe and how they affect one's flying. This course examines UAS operations and illustrates how pilots and UAS can safely coexist in the National Airspace System. (approx. 30 minutes).

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Do The Right Thing: Decision Making For Pilots

course thumbnailMaking the right choices isn't always easy. This course offers some simple but effective ways to improve your aeronautical decision making skills. No psychology degree required! (approx. 45-60 minutes)

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Accident Case Study: Cross Country Crisis

course thumbnailExperience the chilling reality of an ill-fated VFR flight from Chicago to Raleigh, North Carolina. Cross-Country Crisis examines the pilot's actions as weather deteriorates and fuel becomes critical in this gripping video-recreation (approx. 14 minutes).

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Accident Case Study: VFR into IMC

course thumbnailVFR flight into instrument meteorological conditions is a leading cause of fatla GA accidents. This minicourse re-creates an actual VFR-IMC accident and examines the lessons we can learn from it. (approx. 20-30 minutes).

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