2019 - Is incipient spin training permitted in your aircraft?
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OAN 01_19 - Is incipient spin training permitted in your aircraft.pdf
Glider pilots must learn to recover from incipient and full spins and demonstrate recovery from these manoeuvres during flight reviews. A recent accident in the General Aviation environment suggests that in some cases, spin training is being performed in aircraft that are not approved for intentional spins. Depending on the aircraft type, the manufacturer may not have specified whether that restriction applies to an incipient spin or only a developed spin.