Extreme Emergency

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On my 2nd cross-country all traffic was cleared and I too was vectored into the airport at Springfield, Illinois because my Cessna windscreen had iced over completely and I could see nothing (a real “pucker” day) I still remember the deafening silence when I told the tower I was on my 2nd cross-country with a windscreen completely iced over… My instructor had gone over the weather with me before the flight because I was a new pilot and he saw nothing to indicate icing: “Stuff Happens”

Below; “Mugging” for the camera:


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