FLY A ROUND-ROBNN

We usually make these so you can fly them with or without a GPS in your sim, but that’s getting more difficult every day....

May 2021 Quiz

At the end of last year the FAA updated the AIM, Pilot Controller Glossary, and the Controller's Handbook, aka Air Traffic Control (JO 7110.65Y)...

TFR DOS AND DON’TS

On average, aviators know what a Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) is. However, do they know that depending on the TFR, there are exceptions to...

SURFACE CHARTS

Back in the old days of aviation weather, surface and upper-air charts were complicated things left to the forecasters. As a pilot, you made...

NOT SO EASY AFTER ALL

After a three-day trip to the Denver area mixing business and recreation, you're heading eastbound for home with a stop in Medford, Oklahoma, to...

ENGINE-OUT AUTOMATION

Okay, what is engine-out automation? It includes automatic propeller feathering and rudder boost. New innovations are being introduced that extend this automation into more...

ADS-B TO REPLACE RADAR

Capstone, the first large-scale ADSB prototype, was deployed in Alaska in 1999 because Alaska had (and still has) the highest of any state’s aviation...