Readback: June 2012
Steam (Gauge) PowerYour last editorial really resonated with me (“Black Ops for Black Boxes,” April 2012 IFR). I have been flying on and off for over 50 years, and almost always behind round gauges; sometimes not very many of them.
When I bought my new Commander 114TC in 1999, I opted for what was then pretty much state of the art. Lots of conventional, round gauges plus two swanky, new, GNS 430s. Thirteen years on, the