In the course of obtaining my pilot license, I learned a lot about myself and noticed a great deal about life I hadn’t noticed before. As it turns out, hidden within the art of flying is a great deal about, beauty, adventure, struggle — all of that.
AirTime a Sky Review Podcast E6 - Surface Analysis Charts
General Update on my AGI, CFI, the Flying Club, etc.
The surface analysis chart. My frustration with how the weather products are presented, what I discovered in the process of seeking clarity.
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Spin Endorsement, Constant Pressure Charts, and CFI Update
An update on where I am in studying for my CFI checkride. Finally, I've arrived at weather in the PTS. A look at constant pressure charts and the book, Weather Flying. And, my spin endorsement in the T-34 Mentor in Santa Fe, New Mexico at Jet Warbird Training Center.
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Checklists and Pre-takeoff Mnemonics
Why and how I changed how I oriented to the hallowed checklist! Custom pre-takeoff aviation mnemonics to make your cockpit status match your aviator shades.
Air Sickness, the TEMCO T-35 Buckaroo, and Punctual Tomfoolery
Our flight where Kenny does the sick-sack stand-off! Kenny's Uncle, Dale Milford and his mysterious homebuilt aircraft story. . . this leads to a discussion of the Globe Aircraft Co. . .TEMCO. . .and the TEMCO T-35 Buckaroo.
Covid-19 Quarantine, Bourbon, and Aviation Background
Don reminisces on how he got into flying, current situation during coronavirus quarantining, and bits about general aviation.
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