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Loss of Control in Homebuilts Program Video
January 17, 2019 - In this special presentation from the (PPC) at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018, a panel of aviation safety experts discuss loss of control (LOC) accidents in homebuilts. LOC is the leading cause of fatalities across all of aviation, but is particularly prevalent in amateur-built aircraft. Air show performer Michael Goulian, EAA Vice Chairman of the Board Charlie Precourt, magazine Editor-in-Chief Paul Dye, and Lancair Owners and Builders Organization President Jeff Edwards discuss why in a presentation hosted by EAA Safety Committee members Joe Brown and Wally Anderson.
The presentation also introduces several custom-made scenarios for the PPC’s Redbird flight simulators, training pilots to recognize and react to loss of control in flight. Flight simulators are a great way to practice challenging scenarios in a safe but realistic environment. To find a Redbird simulator near you, .