John Townsley will lead us through an in-flight engine failure he experienced on a 2013 nighttime cross-country flight. He will discuss performance issues and share some lessons from his experience. John also discusses NTSB accident statistics.
Jerry McLaughlin walks us through the amazing efforts to restore the iconic B-17 Flying Fortress, “City of Savannah.” This B-17 is proudly displayed at the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force in Georgia.
Owners sometimes accuse their mechanics of failing to properly troubleshoot problems and just replace parts hoping to fix the issue. Mike Busch weighs in on this topic, offering opinions and war stories that you might find surprising.
When you're riveting on your aircraft there's probably going to come a time when you get a rivet that doesn't quite set the way you want it. Joe Norris, EAA's flight training manager, demonstrates the proper way to drill out an offending rivet.
Processing information and making clear decisions while flying in IMC conditions can be challenging. Join Andy Miller as he analyzes accident scenarios where pilots made questionable decisions under the stress and confusion of IMC flying.