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A PSYCHIATRIST TOLD ME SO!  Jim Trusty 2011             I flew with a doctor/pilot recently and did not feel he was in total control of the […]

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Not again, I thought, we’ve already done that . . . TWICE!  Jim Trusty 2006                       I got a call from […]

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Are you ready to be one with the beast?  Jim Trusty 2012              Ubiquitous—adj.—existing or being everywhere; widespread; constantly encountered.  This definition from Merriam Webster’s Collegiate […]

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www.faasafety.gov Jim Trusty 2012             Yes, www.faasafety.gov is the newest way to communicate with your government.  They have almost stopped using mail-outs and gone over to […]

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 . . . and some proven tips on how to pass it . . .OR NOT! Jim Trusty 2012 On the road back from my semi-annual FAA Physical, I thought […]

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Jim Trusty 2012 It seems like such a simple question and really, it should be.  We have spent an entire lifetime learning one thing or another, so why now should […]

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The fact that an individual holds a pilot’s license does not guarantee that he is a good pilot. Nor does the fact that he has managed to survive a number […]

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Passengers come in all sizes, shapes, and temperaments. It is not uncommon for a pilot to take up a friend who is ordinarily calm and relaxed, only to find that […]

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Your attitudes and general mental state are just as important to safe flight as the condition of your aircraft. Any disturbing feelings which affect your ability to concentrate are a […]

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At what age are you considered an “undependable” pilot? The natural process of aging is of more interest to you as a pilot than for most other groups because of […]

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