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Features August 2019 Issue

Deadstick: The Movie

Deadstick: The Movie

Single-engine IFR always has the potential of becoming no-engine IFR. You tell your passengers you’d just spiral down using that moving map, but have you tried it?

Get ready to star in this adventure by positioning your aircraft on Runway 24 at Muskegon County (KMKG) in Michigan. Pick whatever aircraft best resembles an aircraft you fly. If you have the option for retractable gear, you might want to use it as that adds a variable to this exercise and makes it more, um, fun. But the choice of the airplane is really up to you. If you fly a twin, slum it for this sim challenge and go back to the high-performance single you probably traded in for your first twin.

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