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Features May 2014 Issue

Need Data Link

You've Happily Flown for years without any fancy moving-map stuff. Now, with ready availability and modest cost of datalink weather, you wonder if its time

Many of us just seem to need the latest gadgets. But others fly quite successfully with nothing on their laps but a chart and just conventional VOR navigation in the panel. Both ends of this technology spectrum are valid and which one is appropriate for you depends a lot on your type of flying, your skill and your level of comfort with the latest technology.

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