So you’re flying solo in a Cessna – 172, far away from any runway, when the only propeller-driven engine you have fails. All that’s below you is forest, so what do you do?
Whether you’re a novice, an experienced pilot, an engine failure in flight is a pilot’s worst nightmare. If it occurs in a single-engine aircraft, such as the commonly used Cessna – 172, or even a single-engine jet plane, there are only two ways out: trying to restart the engine, or making a forced landing. An […]