Flight simulator at SUNY Farmingdale recreates visibility conditions for downed East Patchogue flight

Col. Michael Canders, a SUNY Farmingdale associate professor

Col. Michael Canders, a SUNY Farmingdale associate professor of aviation, says dealing with cloudy or foggy conditions can be dangerous depending on the pilot's training. (June 17, 2014 7:58 PM)

Hanan Shoshany, 53, who was killed in a plane crash in East Patchogue Tuesday morning, addressed his lack of visibility over the radio while he was heading into Islip.

Col. Michael Canders, a SUNY Farmingdale associate professor of aviation, says dealing with cloudy or foggy conditions can be dangerous depending on the pilot's training.

Canders says private pilots need additional training...

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