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Archive for October, 2013

C-90 Fuel Mismanagement Accident

What would you do if the cross feed light illuminated? During every C-90 initial and recurrent training event, I ask my students that question. Most get it right, a few miss it. Here’s the NTSB report about a crew that didn’t follow the published abnormal procedures and ended up landing in a field. Here’s what […]

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The Importance of Preflighting Your King Air, Part II

Maybe a trend developing? Check those door pins! The cabin door fell off a King Air 200 taking off from California’s Monterey Regional Airport on last Thursday 10/10/13. The location of the 75-pound door was unknown until later the next morning, when it was discovered on roof of a local motel, according to The Californian of Salinas.  According […]

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