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Sid Mayeux

Sid Mayeux
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Sid "Scroll" Mayeux has over 25 years of experience in aviation training, safety, and risk management in the military, civilian, airline, and general aviation sectors. He currently trains Boeing 777 pilots, and he built and is flying a Van's RV-7A.

Risky Business

Surviving the unplanned pitch trim loop. By Sid Mayeux.

Risky Business

Amateurs and Experimental aircraft. By Sid Mayeux.

Risky Business: Stick to the Plan

Mission planning-stick to the plan.

Risky Business: Checklists

Giving the madness method.

Risky Business

Mission planning-in the air and hangar.

Risky Business

Target fixation in the air and the hangar. By Sid Mayeux.

Risky Business

Hot doggin. By Sid Mayeux.

Risky Business

Distractions-stay focused in the air and the hangar. By Sid Mayeux.

Risky Business

Unforeseeable risks in kit aircraft projects. By Sid Mayeux.

Risky Business

The dress rehearsal-in the shop and in the air. By Sid Mayeux.

In Case You Missed it

Design Process: Size, Bones, and Balance

Up to now in our ongoing series about the design process, we have been...

Kitfox with a Rotec

The Rotec-radial-powered Kitfox Super Sport taps into our nostalgia for radial engines but with a modern touch.

The Independence Project: A Power Finish

The engine and prop complete the building phase, and the RV-12 is ready for the flight test phase. By Dave Martin.

Wind Tunnel

Finding design help.