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Vic Syracuse

Vic Syracuse
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Vic is a Commercial Pilot, CFII with ASMEL/ASES ratings, an A&P/IA, DAR, and EAA Technical Advisor and Flight Counselor. Passionately involved in aviation for over 40 years, he has built 11 aircraft and logged over 9000 hours in 72 different kinds of aircraft. Vic volunteers as a Young Eagle pilot and Angel Flight pilot. He chairs the EAA Homebuilt Council and is a member of EAA’s Board of Directors. He also has his own sport aviation business called Base Leg Aviation.

Checkpoints

Go/no-go decisions.

Checkpoints

Limitations.

Checkpoints

Alternative engines.

Checkpoints

Fly-in gems.

Checkpoints

Advice for flying in Alaska.

Checkpoints

Alaska anyone?

Checkpoints

Pre-buy inspections.

Checkpoints

Touchscreen transition.

Checkpoints: Condition Inspections

I promised I would cover condition inspections in a future article, and having just completed a number of condition inspections for some non-builder owners,...

Checkpoints

Those pesky inspections.

In Case You Missed it

Editor’s Log

The homestretch.

Down to Earth

Amy Laboda discusses her approach to getting instrument re-current and describes the many tools available to help you en route.

Product Review: Garmin GMA 240

Garmins latest com offering is a streamlined audio panel/intercom that doesn't do everything, but what it does-nav/com, music, muting and pilot isolate-it does exceptionally well. By Marc Cook.

Light Stuff

Roy Beisswenger takes a look at the maintenance requirements for the lighter side of aviation including ultralights and Light Sport Aircraft.