….The test was pretty cut and dry. He asked me how I felt, asked me to read an eye chart and that was about the extent of it…….. Boy, did I feel like I got my monies worth, LOL…..
The Paulding North West Atlanta Air Show
PARKING INFORMATION UPDATE!
General Admission Parking
On-site paid parking is available at the Paulding-Northwest Atlanta Airport for guests. Parking cost is $10.00 per car/truck; there is no RV/Bus parking available on site. The number of parking spaces on-site is limited and is offered on a first come, first serve basis.
Shuttle Buses will run continuously from the designated parking areas to the Paulding Northwest Atlanta Airport. Bus service begins at 9:00 AM and runs through 5:30 PM, [...]
Salute America 2012 air show
Salute America 2012 air show
Air shows offer specifically unique, world-class, family entertainment, at affordable prices! From the earliest barnstormers of the 1920s and 1930s to today’s highly professional aerobatic experts, air show pilots have demonstrated that the public’s interest in aviation entertainment is not a fad. Year-in and year-out for more than 100 years, air shows have been among North America’s largest spectator events.
Salute America 2012 is presented by the Paulding Northwest Atlanta Airport [...]
The New iFly 720
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The new iFly 720 builds on the popular features from the iFly 700 moving map GPS. Each iFly is a robust dedicated aviation GPS built for the harsh elements that come with flying. Superior reception and extreme operating temperature ranges a pilots needs at [...]
The following video is a demonstration of the designing and cutting of an aviation instrument panel placard by Sean Hachem of Hawk Aviation Maintenance in Calhoun, Georgia.
The machine is now prepared. The rotor is removed and the engraver is installed and adjusted.
The placards are first designed on the computer.
Once the machine and placard design is complete the cutting begins.
Water is applied to keep both the engraver bit and the placard material cool.
The Placard lettering will be cut first.
The progress can [...]
With an optional XM satellite receiver and subscriptions, the Garmin GTN series can display NEXRAD radar, lightning data and other aviations weather information. It can also play satellite radio stations.
For pilots who want a fully integrated solution in a small, 2.64-in.-tall package, the GTN 650 is the perfect choice. The system combines GPS, COMM and NAV functions with powerful multifunction display capabilities like high-resolution terrain mapping, graphical flight planning, satellite weather, traffic display and much more.
This is just one of [...]
The following is a post by Bob Martens of the “Pilot Workshop tip of the week”.
You can get PilotWorkshops Tip of the Week free at http://pilotworkshop.com/tips.htm
“What should you do if you encounter any kind of flight control problem in-flight (aileron, rudder, etc.)?” Mike R.
“Any flight control issues are VERY serious. Don’t hesitate to declare an emergency with ATC. They can help you a lot!
Ideally, they are discovered on the ground, which leads me to my first key point. [...]
I think I going to hire this guy to do the pre-flight passenger briefing on our airplane.
The iFly 700™ by Adventure Pilot ™ is the most affordable, 7´´touch screen moving-map GPS. Designed for private pilots, by private pilots; the new iFly 700™ GPS is the perfect combination of affordability, capability, and usability. You can never be too safe in the air and the IFly 700 GPS is a must have tool to keep you flying. Click HERE and purchase your very own IFly 700 GPS. Ordering is easy and shipping is quick. Also check out the additional [...]
This week I have been at the hospital with my ageing father
whom is having a rough time with his health. I was called very early now 5 days
ago and had to rush to his bed side. I am very pleased however to be able to
announce that today his condition is improving rather quickly. As I and some
other family members sat, waiting for results we could not help but noticed how
young most all of the medical staff appeared to be. I’m [...]