TAILWINDS

Training News To Keep You Current

 

Staying up to date on the latest in aviation isn't just a once-per-year endeavor. Tailwinds brings you the latest in current aviation news, quizzes, flying tips, and training updates from CTS. Keep the wind at your back with our weekly updates.
All fogged up: Where and when will you encounter fog next?

All fogged up: Where and when will you encounter fog next?

Wherever you are flying, fog can sneak up on you...unless you get the jump on it first. Fog’s effect on flight can range wildly in type, degree of severity, and duration depending on location, temperature, precipitation, time of day, and many other f...

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Winter Operations and Cold Temperature Restricted Airports

Winter Operations and Cold Temperature Restricted Airports

Our new Winter Operations course is here, just in time for that cool fall weather to begin. We've been hard at work ensuring that our courses cover all applicable regulatory and procedural requirements to provide you with the best training possible. ...

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Winter Operations

Winter Operations

Old Man Winter made an early appearance this year when snow and frost hit several locations in the North West. Many forecasts also warn of a tough winter ahead, with more snow and cold for much of the northern latitudes. With that in mind CTS has been hard at work at improving and expanding our current Anti-Ice Deice course with a new Winter Operations course. It's never too early to begin thinking about weather changes, and as summer draws to an end cold temperatures and winter storms will present unique challenges to pilots.

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