Tag Archives: HSI

Let George Do It


Continuously holding a heading and altitude on long trips in an aircraft without an autopilot, particularly during IMC, can be fatiguing.  My first Bonanza did not have an autopilot, and that is one of the reasons the decision was made to sell … Continue reading

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I Can’t Be Lost….I’m On Instruments!


Before the days of GPS and MFD moving map displays that can pinpoint our exact location to within a meter, the instrument pilot had to mentally visualize his/her position with reference to ground based navigation systems. For most instrument students, one of … Continue reading

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