Teaching “Invisible Angle Of Attack”

May 18, 2019 David St. George

Angle of attack (AOA) is the most misunderstood concept in aviation – just raise the topic casually in a hangar flying session to sample the confusion. Our previous two blogs on tail-down force and the basics of a turn demonstrated the many scary gaps in the average pilot’s knowledge.  Some CFI somewhere has failed these … Continue reading "Teaching “Invisible Angle Of Attack”"

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