The second installment of The Approach -- a series on strategy for approaching and departing backcountry airstrips -- will cover takeoff technique: An often overlooked but critical skill for backcountry performance and safety.
Learn about backcountry airports and off-airport operations from around the world.
Bush planes and aircraft that are ideal for backcountry flying, including popular modifications and accessories.
Techniques and procedures for negotiating the unique flight environment of the backcountry.
Self-sufficiency in the absence of civilization is a critical skillset for pilots.
Check out the latest featured photo gallery from Minnesotan Brad Thornberg.
Check out this and many more recommended books in the Bush Flying Library, as well as instructional and survival titles.