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Dennis Mead submitted the following photo and note: “Flying into Amboy, California, in a Cessna 205.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture of the Day are also considered for our new Page 4 photo feature ... Read More!
Probable cause: The failure of the engine's front bearing seal due to maintenance personnel's installation of an improperly sized crankshaft seal, which resulted in oil starvation and a forced landing.
Aaron Richardson submitted the following photo and note: “Enjoying a beautiful foggy sunrise with a cup of coffee in one hand, and a camera in the other.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture of the ... Read More!
In the latest information from the FAA, officials looked at the top causes of fatal accidents in general aviation from 2001 to 2015. Not surprisingly, loss of control in flight tops the list. Loss of control can happen because an aircraft enters a speed outside of its normal flight envelope, which can quickly create a ... Read More!