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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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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CTS Unveils Updated Airspace Overview

CTS Unveils Updated Airspace Overview

Last week, we announced that we updated two existing subjects: High Altitude Weather and Aerodynamics, and International Operations. This week, CTS is introducing another subject update, this time to Airspace.

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