Fast and focused prescription for pilot error. Be alert to the impossible. This book provides a detailed study of actual CFIT (Controlled Flight Into Terrain) and CFTT (Controlled Flight Towards Terrain) accidents. Incliuded are: related case studies, valuable "save yourself" techniques and safety tips, clear and concise analysis of error sets. The most effective aviation safety tools available, Controlling Pilot Error offers you expert protection against the causes of up to 80% of aviation accidents—pilot mistakes.
Conduct a guided self-assessment that reveals any hidden dangers in your technique, knowledge, or proficiency
Correct risk-laden approaches to time and planning, weather decisions, situational awareness, automation, procedures, and other factors
Learn disaster-warning signs from case studies and expert insights
Enhance preparedness for emergencies
Transition from VFR to IFR safety
Avoid equipment problems, air controller error, or your own complacency