Escaping IMC (an area of thick fog)

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Subscriber Question: « I was in training, already soloed but VFR circuits only. One morning I took off and before reaching pattern altitude I entered an area of thick fog. With the help of the controller I did manage to climb through it, then remain clear and land. Needless to say, it was a frightening situation. Is there a particular suggested procedure when a VFR pilot encounters an IFR situation? » – Ivan V. Lire la suite