Drones and Us

Drones and Us Last week, the East Cooper Pilots Association hosted the South Carolina Breakfast Club, as we do about this time every November. If you haven’t checked it out, the Breakfast Club has a fly-in breakfast roughly every two weeks, to different airports...

Goodbye PTS, Hello ACS

Goodbye PTS, Hello ACS If you haven’t heard already, there are some big changes in how pilot applicants are tested. The first big change is the written test.The FAA knowledge test has been criticized for including too many questions that are: • Out-of-date...

Spin History

Spin History Airplane spins have always fascinated, and alarmed, most pilots. In the early days of aviation, they were considered as an unrecoverable and fatal maneuver and it wasn’t until the early part of this century that some brave aviators developed the theory of...

Cross Country Flights

Cross Country Flights There are lots of different reasons to fly, and everybody has their favorite, but for me, there’s nothing I enjoy more than the  cross-country flight. When you are a student pilot, cross-country flights are required in order to get your license....

Proof of Concept

Proof of Concept Since the day we opened our doors, CRAFT has been sending the same message to as many people as we could: flight training has changed drastically with the advent of high quality training devices, often referred to as flight simulators. In flight...
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