Webinar- Turbocharging Systems
The job of a turbocharging system is to fool the engine into thinking it's at sea level even when you're flying at flight level 180. Mike Busch explains how turbo-systems work and explores their pros and cons.
In Learning to Fly
Webinar- Master the Transition: Earning your Complex and High-Performance Endorsements
Tom Turner from the American Bonanza Society will discuss what you really need to know to master high-performance and complex airplanes so you’ll fly safely and with confidence by fully understanding normal, abnormal, and emergency operations.
Webinar- Less Than Ideal: Short Field, Soft Field, and Obstacle Operations
Prof. H. Paul Shuch discusses operations on soft fields, short fields, and over obstacles. Emphasizing how to perfectly execute precision takeoffs and landings on imperfect runways, and how to judge when not to try.
EAA's Flying Start Program
EAA’s new Flying Start program provides EAA chapters with an opportunity to reach out into the local community and bring folks interested in aviation to the airport to show them firsthand how accessible and enjoyable general aviation can be.
Webinar- Operating Oversquare
Many pilots of constant speed prop airplanes have been cautioned never to operate oversquare, with manifold pressure (in inches) above rpm (divided by 100), to avoid damaging the engine. This is dead wrong according to engine guru Mike Busch.
Webinar- Preparing for an IFR Winter Cross-Country
Gary Baker will discuss preflight planning for a winter IFR cross-country flight across the Great Lakes region. He will discuss in-flight decision-making while attempting to stay clear of icing in an aircraft not equipped for icing conditions.
Webinar- Introduction to Tailwheel Flying Techniques
This presentation will cover the basics of flying a tailwheel aircraft. Glen Oliphant will outline practical techniques as well as identify common errors and discuss wheel and three-point landing techniques.