It’s all about patience when trying to get off the ground with a high DA…
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Mountain Flying Training with Jason Miller was awesome!
This is an other of many episodes that I am happy to share from the 2015 workshop!
(Note: CFI = “Certified Flight Instructor” in the U.S. and “Chief Flight Instructor” in Canada)
RELATED EPISODE LINKS:
Birth of a HUGE Wild Fire:
Landing at 8,500 ft Density Altitude:
Survival after Forced Landing:
Search and Rescue friendly Flight Plans + PLBs:
Hypoxia Symptoms and Avoidance
(and MORE coming, so keep an eye on the channel)
If you’ve ever considered doing a mountain check out, I HIGHLY recommend giving Jason a shout!
Published since 2005 The Finer Points is Aviation’s original flight training podcast. Over 25 hours of audio with expert CFI Jason Miller delivered in short bits of flying wisdom that are both charming and informative.
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Jason Miller is a Certified Flight Instrument Instructor with more than 18 years of aviation experience and thousands of hours of instruction given.
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Using his background as a performer and experience on the flight line, Jason created The Finer Points – Aviation Podcast, one of the most recognized and well respected aviation podcasts in the world. The critically acclaimed podcast has delivered more than 3m flight training files to pilots all over the world.
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I am a “weekend warrior” private pilot, I fly for fun with no intentions of going commercial. I have had my PPL for over 15 years, but still consider each flight a learning experience – I generally take detailed notes after each flight to remind myself what went well or what I could do to improve…. Having the GoPro cameras to record flights like this is invaluable. I find these self analysis videos very helpful in my constant quest to improve, and am happy to share. Feedback is invited; however, please keep it positive.