Showing posts from May, 2010

Low Level Aerobatic Peer Reviews

Just been reading some articles at Avweb. The first, "Lucky or Good" "There's something about the typical experienced-pilot's personality that is antithetical to safety. I'm not an expert in analyzing personalities -- though I know what I like -- but it seems the very traits that make someone a "good stick" also make that same skilled pilot a safety risk." and the other, "We Worry About the Wrong Things and It's Killing Us" "My friend just can't figure out why we Americans so blithely accept the true risks we face while continuing to smoke, over-eat, not wear seatbelts and not raise heck about hospital procedures, yet we get ourselves all in a twitter over the low risk items and take all sorts of expensive and often-redundant preca