Wednesday, November 09, 2005

Focus On Soft Skills A Leadership Wakeup Call
By Carole Nicolaides Copyright 2002 All Rights Reserved httpwwwprogressiveleadershipcom The rules for succeeding in business are changing daily Yet people are still asking for the magic formula that contributes to a successful organization Is it talented knowledgeable people plus innovative products Thats a great start but something vital is missing from this equation More and more corporations around the world recognize that in order to gain a competitive adva

Monday, November 07, 2005

Should I say anything pilottraining
Should I say anything pilottraining Brief Article by Matthew Dodge As recently winged naval flight officer at the Hawkeye FRS one of my duties was to fly in the back of the tube and provide a safety and firewarning watch during pilottraining hops Many of us got to be canaries in these pilottraining flights I never had experienced any emergency in the E2C but that was about to change My first inflight emergency occurred during a nighttraining flight I was flying

Sunday, November 06, 2005

Understanding Aircraft Insurance Policies
My Policy Says What Understanding An Aircraft Insurance Policy 2004 Reigel Associates LtdAero Legal Services All rights reserved Many states require that owners andor operators of aircraft have insurance covering their aircraft and operations At a minimum states usually require thirdparty liability coverage This applies to injuries to thirdpersons that result from operation of your aircraft Additionally if your aircraft is pledged as co

Saturday, November 05, 2005

The 206020 Rule Of Leadership Dont Go Solving The Wrong Problems
PERMISSION TO REPUBLISH This article may be republished in newsletters and on web sites provided attribution is provided to the author and it appears with the included copyright resource box and live web site link Email notice of intent to publish is appreciated but not required mail to brentactionleadershipcom Word count 777 Summary Leaders often hamper their effectiveness by focusing on solving problems that eventually turn out to be the wrong problems Here is a tool t

Friday, November 04, 2005

Flights Of Fancy
Feeling cranky about air travel Get a grip Not on the arm of your passenger seaton reality history and the incredible accomplishment of human flight Weve just celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Wright brothers historic flight at Kitty Hawk North Carolina Although there werecertainly others who were experimenting with flying machinesmost notably Alberto SantosDumont a Brazilian who is widely celebrated in his native country as being the father of a

Thursday, November 03, 2005

I Dont Like the Looks of That Large Black Spot
I Dont Like the Looks of That Large Black Spot a mishap of a Spanish air traffic controller Brief Article Approach Nov 2000 by Erik Ostrom We launched on time on a standard pilot trainer leaving behind the peaceful confines of beautiful Rota Spain I was a new IP with 100 hours of the coveted I time in the logbook After an uneventful hour in our high area where we practiced maneuvers and simulated malfunctions we set course for an outlying Air Force base Flying V

Wednesday, November 02, 2005

Shamans and Their Documented Abilities
Many Shamans will go into a sweat house to get their premonitions here is a make shift sweat house used by such native Indians httpwwwnativeradiocomprintsecurtisthumbsACF20E4jpg This is interesting in that such premonitions also have been reported by those in high impact sports and military operations For instance a dehydrated athlete out for a break on a hot day resting to go back in often will have a sense of intuition some say this is nothing more than psychocy