Thunderstorms Hazards And Avoidance

taught by Carl Valeri
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Carl Valeri
Carl Valeri
Career Coach

About the Instructor

Carl is an international Airline Pilot with over 12,000 hours flying in more than 50 types of aircraft. He has logged over 10,000 hours flying in the National Airspace System(NAS) under Instrument Flight Rules (IFR). Carl is a volunteer Aviation Safety Representative appointed by the FAA and has conducted over 100 safety seminars in the past 15 years. Carl is author of The Aerospace Scholarships Guide and numerous aviation blog posts. Carl loves to talk aviation and is host of Aviation Careers Podcast, the Stuck Mic AvCast, and Sun N Fun Radio. When he is not flying, writing about flying, or talking about flying Carl spends most of his time exploring museums and light houses.

Course Contents

3 Videos

Course Curriculum

Why you should avoid thunderstorms, how thunderstorms form, adiabatic lapse rate, airmass thunderstorms, and other terms.
17:25
Thunderstorm stages, hazards associated with thunderstorms, gust fronts, low level wind shear, and microbursts.
16:17
Hail, icing, super cooled large droplets, engine icing hazards, and lightning.
13:36