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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.
Understanding Hypoxia: Like a Breath of Fresh Air

Understanding Hypoxia: Like a Breath of Fresh Air

Even if you don't regularly fly at high altitudes, knowing how to recognize and treat hypoxia remains a vital skill. It only takes one unwitting adventure a bit higher than intended to throw a pilot a curveball in terms of understanding how to physic...

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Mountain Flying Safety: Preparation, Tips, and Challenges

Mountain Flying Safety: Preparation, Tips, and Challenges

Mountain flying presents its own unique sets of challenges and rewards. By training appropriately, reviewing the differences, and preparing well, you can ensure your mountain flight is a safe and enjoyable one. If you’ve only ever flown in low-altitu...

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Updated High Altitude Weather and Aerodynamics, International Operations

Updated High Altitude Weather and Aerodynamics, International Operations

Aviation science, technology, and policy are in a constant state of change. Through technological advancements, industry developments, and regulatory updates, it becomes necessary for us to update our subjects accordingly in order to provide high-quality, relevant, and current training. As a result, we have recently updated two of CTS's current subjects: High Altitude Weather and Aerodynamics, and International Operations.

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