AOPA Never Again
AOPA Never Again
AOPA
AOPA presents the "Never Again" series in AOPA Pilot magazine and online to allow pilots to learn from the experiences of others.
Engine out at night (July 2021)
A night-time cross-country almost ends in disaster for want of a 50-cent part. (By Tom Hildebrandt) 
Jul 7
8 min
Where are the towers? (June 2021)
A medical helicopter pilot flies into night IMC. Where are the towers? (By Byron Edgington.) 
Jun 2
7 min
What doesn't kill us (May 2021)
An icy diversion to JFK. Grab your winter gloves and fly along. By Charmaine Sperling 
Apr 14
9 min
Night fright (April 2021)
Get there itis and a lack of night experience cause a stressful flight over north Florida. (By Douglas Kiefer) 
Apr 14
8 min
In the dark (March 2021)
The unusual layout of controls creates a problem for the pilot of a Piper Tri-Pacer. By Gilbert Halacz. 
Mar 10
5 min
Pop quiz (February 2021)
When, and how, to defer to an older pilot in an emergency situation? Find out one opinion. By Paul Locander. 
Jan 11
9 min
Smoke in the cockpit (January 2021)
Smoke in the cockpit and a partial avionics failure make for an interesting flight. (By Alex Jones) 
Dec 10, 2020
9 min
I Knew I Was Rusty (December 2020)
it's been said aviation accidents are caused not by one bad decision but by a chain of them. How about seven? Find out what's going on. (By James Witt) 
Nov 11, 2020
5 min
Rental Pilot Reluctance (November 2020)
Do you pay attention to small things or do you wait until they become big things? Find out one pilot's opinion. (By Sebastian Teunissen) 
Nov 4, 2020
7 min
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