Features November 2013 Issue
It’s Time For GPS
GA happily adopted GPS approaches long ago because they are easier and more common. Itís time airlines and Big City ATC get the message.
Ever plan on running an errand on the way home only to arrive home having made no stops? It happens to me all the time. People become conditioned to patterns and trying to do something different leads to mistakes. The same is true when flying. Procedures are developed and implemented to prevent and catch errors. When conditions require a change from the norm, mistakes are more likely to occur.