Pilot Courses of Instruction

Flight Instruments

Steve Sconfienza, Ph.D.

Airline Transport Pilot

Flight Instructor: Airplane Single and Multiengine; Instrument Airplane

cell: 518.366.3957

e-mail: docsteve@localnet.com

Magnetic Compass

Compass Errors

"Magnetic Dip"

  1. Turning Error

    ANDS - Anticipate North, Delay South

    Latitude +/- 1/2 angle of bank

  2. Acceleration Error

    ANDS - Accelerate North, Decelerate South