Features March 2016 Issue
IFR Around the World
Two intrepid pilots circumnavigate the globe in 78 days of adventure, discovering IFR without the comforts of universal radar coverage and consistently expert controllers.
Lessons came from all around the world. The instrument flying I learned applies almost 1:1 overseas. Yet, subtle nuances—often procedural—coupled with psychological perceptions of difference, did come to light. For example: While it’s one thing to be between stations over the Rockies, what about in Bangladesh?