Video tip: angle of attack

Angle of attack is a hot topic in aviation right now, with the FAA promoting new indicators and flight instructors offering courses on how to fly it. But what does this phrase really mean? In this month’s video tip, taken from Sporty’s Takeoff app, we explore the essentials of AOA from the aerodynamics to the avionics. If you can visualize AOA in flight, you can fly safer and more efficiently.

 

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