IFR Challenge: "The Other Kind of Alternate"

Try this IFR challenge:

  1. It will test your IFR thinking.
  2. We review an important (and misused) calculation.
  3. You’ll learn a cross-check that eliminates a big-time error.
  4. It’s fun.

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Watch This First

You will be presented with 5 options at the end of the video and must decide the best course of action for this pilot.
Click the play button to get started. Good luck!

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Choose Your Option

Vote for your favorite option and see what other pilots chose.

Given your options, how would you proceed?

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Learn From Our Expert

Now hear what Flight Instructor, Air Traffic Controller, and Charter Pilot John Krug would do.

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