Spring is almost here...except for the Ice
As pilots, we all should know the significance of icing on the aircraft, whether it is on the aircraft, on the ground, or accumulated in flight.
- Increased weight of the aircraft with potential CG shift
- Decreased climb performance
- Increased stall speed
- Increased landing speed.
Read "Icing--We're In It", to see how even experienced pilots can find themselves in an unsafe situation.