The information below is presented not as a deterrent for prospective students but rather as a teaching tool, not only in aviation, but in any high-intensity job field. The story told is a true story that took place on Friday, May 13, 2011 in the vicinity of Frederick, MD. The video and IFR Magazine article are both copyrighted – reproduction without permission is unauthorized.

AOPA Air Safety Institute Video Re-Enactment
IFR Magazine Cover
IFR Magazine interviews Pilot Robert Schapiro about his single-engine engine failure in IMC.
Actual RADAR Track from Engine Failure in IMC


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