AOPA General Aviation News
Talking on the radio at any nontowered airport I’d be a blend of Bob Hoover, Chesley Sullenberger, and Chuck Yeager. Unfortunately, that didn’t hold true at even the smallest, friendliest towered airport. Instead, I’d trip over my tongue. Stammer. Transpose my tail number. Misidentify which leg of the pattern I was reporting from. So, I came up with a solution—avoid controlled airspace when I could.