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Getting my Multi Engine Rating! - Surprise Engine Failure - FlightChops
A whole world of multi engine flying ahead!
Ask ATC: Calling Up a Busy Controller - Air Safety Institute
When tuning into a busy frequency, what's the most important thing to tell ATC? In this video, Indianapolis Center Air Traffic Control Specialist Bob Obma offers VFR pilots advice.
ACS Slow Flight - MzeroA Flight Training
Airman Certification Standards for slow flight, and what to do if the stall warning system sounds!
ASI Safety Tip: Greasing the Landing - Air Safety Institute
Struggling to nail the perfect landing? Whether you’re having trouble timing your flare, or managing your airspeed, try this quick technique – and you could be landing like a pro in no time.
Flying a high density altitude pattern - Sedona AZ - MzeroA Flight Training
A lap around the pattern of Sedona Airport in Arizona. The density altitude is over 2000 feet higher than the airport's actual altitude.
Copying an IFR Flight Clearance - MzeroA Flight Training
Flying IFR can be stressful, most of the stress is put on before you even leave the ground. Many of my students find copying the clearance to be one of the most difficult aspects.
3 Things Your CFI Isn't Telling You About Landings - MzeroA Flight Training
Learn 3 things to improve your landings right away and visit the above URL to learn more about how to save money and get the most out of your flight training.
Rod Machado Private Pilot Audiobook Sample - Rod Machado
An excellent audiobook that will help you: ✈Fly as a knowledgeable and competent pilot. ✈Prepare for the Private Pilot FAA Knowledge Exam. ✈Prepare for the Private Pilot practical oral exam. ✈Refresh for required currency training. ✈Remain an up-to-date confident pilot. For more information go to: RodMachado.com
S Turns Across a Road - Ground Reference Maneuvers - MzeroA Flight Training
S Turns are a private pilot ground reference maneuver that don't get practiced often, but is a great tool for learning wind correction and developing precise aircraft control. The goal of an S Turn is to fly two equally sized half-circles even in windy conditions.
Common Pilot Confusion - Class E Airspace - FlightChops
Class E Airspace is everywhere, but do you completely understand how to Fly in it?
My 3,800 Mile Commute To Hawaii - It's A Pilot's Life - Swayne Martin
One of the most unique parts about being a pilot is that you don't always have to live where you work.
Spatial Disorientation - Which instrument to look at first? - MzeroA Flight Training
When you're asked by your FAA checkride examiner: What is the first instrument you look at during Spatial Disorientation, what would you say?
Mountain Wave Dangers - Strategies for Safety
The dangers associated with flying into mountain wave phenomena. In the video below, Rod Machado details the safest and most survivable methods when approaching mountains.

Understanding Weather, An Interactive eLearning Program.

Rod Machado's interactive eLearning course on Understanding Weather is precisely the course you need to help you make sense of the basic weather concepts you either missed or never quite understood in ground school. Presented in Rod's highly popular Laugh & Learn training style, this 5.5 hour course will have you feeling a lot more comfortable about the environment in which you fly.

If you're learning to fly or thinking about learning to fly, then let Rod help you make the experience more efficient and more enjoyable. You'll need a few things to begin learning about aviation.

1. Rod Machado's Private Pilot Handbook. This book prepares you for the basic knowledge (such as rules, procedures, aerodynamics, airspace, etc.) that you need to pass your sixty-question Private Pilot Knowledge Exam (also available in MP3 audiobook form). Also purchase Rods Private Pilot Workbook as a programmed guide to learning with this book.

2. Rod Machado's How to Fly an Airplane Handbook. This book teaches you how to fly the typical (also available in MP3 audiobook form).

3. If you'd like the best deal on all the training materials you'll need for private pilot training, then consider Rod Machado's Complete Digital Private Pilot Collection. And download the FREE Flight Training Syllabus, too.
Aerodynamic Flutter - Rod Machado
Avoiding Dangerous Divergent Aerodynamic Flutter. Rod's Flight Training Courses are narrated and accompanied by interesting graphics, animations, videos and educational interactions.
Power Off Stalls - MzeroA Flight Training
We practice stalls to practice recoveries not to practice how to get into a stall!
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