Training Tip: Declaring a nonemergency

A student pilot flying a Cessna 172 on a solo cross-country was tuning in the destination airport’s weather when the engine gave a loud pop and began losing rpm, putting an off-airport landing in play.

Training Tip: Declaring a nonemergency

A student pilot flying a Cessna 172 on a solo cross-country was tuning in the destination airport’s weather when the engine gave a loud pop and began losing rpm, putting an off-airport landing in play.