07. February 2019
During preflight its imperative that pilots check the engine oil which is a liquid material that lubricates the internal parts of the airplanes engine.
29. January 2019
Chris doing his Preflight prior to today's flight. Today's lesson: The 4 Fundamentals of flying, Straight and Level, Climbs, Turns and Descents. We will also be introducing pattern work. We check our fuel clarity for water, sediments and correct color for 100 LL.
23. January 2019
My student Chris doing his preflight on a cold January 2019 morning...."Lou I'd rather be in Hawaii"
20. August 2015
Understanding how is as important as actually doing it By Ray Heyde Did you preflight? This is a question flight instructors ask students countless times every day. A better question might be, "Do you understand how to preflight?" A student once told me during a preflight that the "dark oil" on the brake cylinder was not brake fluid, because "5606 brake fluid is bright red." What the pilot didn't realize is that the oil is not going to be bright red after a few hours of use, especially when...