Going in Circles

The circling approach- getting less common- is still a good skill to have. Just remember the non-precision drill: Hit the timer, center that needle and fly the airplane.

Many of us are in need of some instrument refreshing. After the usual winter hiatus, followed by all the restrictions of COVID-19, themrust might be thicker than usual. So once you’ve gotten reacquainted with your local ILS and LPV approaches, practice some edge cases, like a nonprecision, non-GPS approach. One favorite is the circle-to-land. If […]
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