FLYING LESSONS for October 23, 2008 is now posted at
http://www.thomaspturner.net/2008.10...%20LESSONS.pdf.

The topic this week is fuel starvation: Common causes (and how to avoid
them); when to switch fuel tanks (and how to confirm fuel flow); and an
unusual but not uncommon cause of fuel starvation.

For piston Beech pilots

The October 23, 2008 Weekly Accident Update is now posted at
<http://www.thomaspturner.net/> www.thomaspturner.net, including these
reports:

* An A36 suffered fuel starvation..
* A F33A lost control on landing and collided with several
obstacles..
* An M35's gear collapsed on landing..

There are also NTSB updates on a G35 fuel exhaustion mishap, a C23
engine failure, an A36 controlled flight into terrain on an ILS
approach, and an unusual but not uncommon form of fuel starvation that
led to the crash of a G36.



For more information, commentary and analysis see the Beech Weekly
Accident Update link at <http://www.thomaspturner.net/>
www.thomaspturner.net.



See <http://www.thomaspturner.net/WAU%202008.htm>
www.thomaspturner.net/WAU 2008.htm



Fly safe, and have fun!



Thomas P. Turner, M.S. Aviation Safety, Master CFI

2008 FAA Central Region CFI of the Year

Mastery Flight Training, Inc.

www.thomaspturner.net <http://www.thomaspturner.net/>




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