Being a good pilot is a lot about being a good decision maker. Mostly all decisions can be revised and corrected but not always. And when the time is short, the number of options can go down rapidly. The paramount of decision making is on short final, when flying low and slow. Going around or not… this is a binary decision and there are only a few rules. But when you see the ground already or when you “feel” you’ll see it soon, it can be hard to overcome gut feeling with a rational decision.
The three videos below are all about going around and show the good, bad and funny parts of going around…Continue reading