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Customer frustrations

It does not happen often, but it does happen. Whether you fly for an airline or a small flight school or do something entirely unrelated to aviation, at some point, somebody is going to walk up to you and say something to the effect of “Your company sucks.” Pilots are easy targets because our uniforms make us stand out. ...

Flying frost control

Frost control is a lot like cherry drying (or blowing) in that it requires you to move above the crops to circulate air. But while cherry drying requires the helicopter to be low and slow so the downwash really shakes up tree branches, frost control’s purpose is to move warm air in a temperature inversion ...
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