Tag: ATC

  • IR part 141: Approaches

    Brand-new instrument rating course student meets a lot of problems after feeling rather confident flying VFR. For example, very quick transitioning to visual approach after the words ‘runway in sight’ (when you should remove your hood and really see the runway), or calculating the optimal speed for a stabilized approach, or the stabilized approach itself. […]

  • Controlled Airspace

    Karlovy Vary is a very beautiful place. Lakes and buildings look fantastic from the altitude. Today I flew to the CTR (control zone). I did not expect that the workload would be so high: the flight itself is almost the same except that I have clearances instead of advisories, but I felt somewhat uncomfortable. OK, […]