ACT

ACT is one of the 3 letter abbreviations worth remembering. It has 2 important meanings for pilots: ACT: Altitude – Configuration – Thrust

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STOL Operations General 4

The challenges with ultra short high altitude runways in Nepal was of course a challenge which demanded airmanship at a high level. First and foremost was the will and skill

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STOL Operations General 3

As mentioned several of the Nepal STOL ports where not long enough to meet the ICAO STOL requirements. This mainly due to the terrain which didn´t allow the construction of STOL

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STOL Operations General 2

The minimum speed required to be able to control a multi engine aircraft is the most critical engine fails is called Minimum control speed which has the ICAO standard abbreviation:

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STOL Operations General 1

«A mile of road gets you nowhere, a mile of runway can get you anywhere” is an old aviation proverb. It is only partly true since less than half a

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The STOL mission 4

The STOL ports was rated in 3 categories A, B and C, as we did in Norway. A was regular STOL ports without any specific challenges. B was more demanding

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