Premeditated Stupidity: A Planned Mistake Is Something Worse

Arjen

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When smart people do stupid things. Registering required.
We aren’t as smart as we think. I need periodic reminders of that fact, but even then, I seem to fall into the trap again. Fortunately, my biggest mistakes are ancient history. (Yes, I’ll share those with you shortly.) As a unique demographic, it seems we pilots never run out of ways of to be, well, stupid. I think the best way to learn how to avoid that is to examine the actions of others who clearly did not. It may be worth a laugh — “I would never do that!” ...
 

riggerrob

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Pilots rarely invent new ways to crash. If you read enough accident reports. . you will soon notice repeated mistakes like VFR pilots flying into clouds, fuel
Exhaustion, landing short, landing long, flight into icing, etc.
 
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