Keep your aircraft to the tarmac

Keep your aircraft to the tarmac

The pilot of an aircraft fitted with a tail wheel has a very poor view forward, due to the aircraft’s raised nose. This can make taxiing difficult, and if the aircraft’s wheel strays onto the grass the hard edge of the runway or taxiway can cause expensive damage.

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 Bernard Rice

Bernard Rice

First World War Pilot
3 Pilots 1 War