Features November 2014 Issue
To Brief or Not to Brief
An IFR flight has a lot of details we need to either review or share with others. Do you know when and how to conduct useful briefings?
Question: What do pilots hate most of all? Answer: Check rides
Question: Other than check rides, what do pilots hate most of all? Answer: FAA ramp checks
Question: OK, other than check rides and ramp checks, what do pilots hate most of all? Answer: Thunders…
Enough. What pilots hate, almost more than anything else are surprises. This might not be obvious, but think about it. If you know what’s coming, you’re prepared for it, but the unexpected requires…