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I accidentally deviated from an ATC instruction as a student pilot. How bad was it?
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(I recognize that this question is now 3 years old, but since GreenAsJade resurrected it...!) If we're speaking about controllers working at a tower at your own airport, it might be worthwhile to ...

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Do you say prefix K for airport codes in the US when talking with ATC?
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In my experience, you usually use the NAME of the airport (or navaid). Center controllers are well familiar with their AOR (and usually adjacent ones just by experience). Now for longer VFR ...

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How do different RPM–MAP settings affect range?
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Some things to consider: 1) Engine Frictional Losses tend to be lower when turning slower for the same power output. (less sliding and rolling, less oil splash on the crank, less pumping loss from ...

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