Add a couple other accumulated errors of perhaps your glideslope receiver being a dot off and perhaps you're hand flying
and are a dot off, and (per the article) a rapidly falling altimeter that's perhaps already a bit lower than the last published setting.
There are several centering springs that help with roll, pitch and yaw stability and you feel them when hand flying
The student may be involved in hand flying
the aircraft for just three or four minutes for every hour he is in the air, yet the whole time gets counted as hours of flight time.
Our last defined exercise should prepare you to get home via VORs, on or off Victor airways, hand flying
the entire trip--takeoff, climb, cruise, descent, landing.
Successful trainees will then hold a Second Officer position allowing them to gain first hand flying
experience "on the line" as Operating Flight Crew.
OH what lovely memories I have of long car journeys, punctuated by my dad's hand flying
back to rap us on the arm for bad behaviour.
The blast was so fierce that it smashed the windows of a Mercedes van parked in a nearby lane and sent parts of Conlon's hand flying
through the air.
I too discovered that I was really getting sloppy with my hand flying
in challenging conditions and resolved to make letting George fly the exception.
Maybe not if you're letting the autopilot fly, but hand flying
cruise precisely for a long period is challenging.
My results while hand flying
were less than exemplary.
For example, if you're hand flying
, it's instinctive to slow down in this situation--you'll just maintain altitude for a moment with the power back, then re-trim for the lower speed and let the descent begin.
Just like turning off cruise control in the car when driving in the snow, hand flying
while using all the toys puts you more in tune with your normal flight routines, without artificially limiting what you see or do.