Night Fright

Instrument flying is difficult when the hazards lie below the clouds—which are at minimums. Let’s make it more difficult by doing it in the dark.

Today’s Sim Challenge is just an out-and-back. You’ll start on the ramp at Santa Maria, California, (KSMX) and hop over the hills a scant 76 NM to Bakersfield Muni (L45). Leg Two is just the reverse. Simple … except you’ll set the outside visuals to deep nighttime with ceilings of 1000 feet at KSMX and […]
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