Recent episodes of the Pilot’s Discretion podcast from Sporty’s cover some important topics in aviation. Richard McSpadden, the Executive Director of AOPA’s Air Safety Institute, shares his perspective on the GA safety record, including VFR-into-IMC accidents, the role autopilots can play, and why good pilots make bad decisions. In episode 23, flight instructor and airshow performer Spencer Suderman explains what airmanship means to him and offers some suggestions for improving your stick and rudder skills. Listen below, or in your favorite podcast app.
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