Aero - Aeronautics and Aviation
|So You Want to be a Pilot||An overview of getting a pilot's license with links to helpful sites to get you there.|
|A 2007 trip West||Follow a flight west to the Rockies and Grand Canyon.|
|A 2021 trip West||Colorado Springs, Leadville, Grand Canyon, Dodge City.|
|Fly & Bike||For those of you with foldup bicycles, check these places to fly and bike. Some may be of interest for short hikes as well. View the list three ways:
|AirGo||You may find this handy general aviation stopover finder. It's a collection of restaurant, on and off-field, interesting attractions, and nearby hiking/biking trails.
You can also open up my files in Google Earth using these kml files. Download, then click to use.
AirGo.kml - All airports of interest
AirGoR.kml - Restaurants
AirGoT.kml - Nearby bike trails
|1947 Airshow||These slides are from the 1947 Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Airshow. A friend of mine found this set of slides. I digitized these for more people to enjoy.|
|Passenger Briefing||Provide your passengers with an airline style briefing card. Modify it for your aircraft to comply with 14CFR91.519.|
|iPad Cooling Fan||Keep your iPad cooler during those hot summer flights. Here's a DIY approach to making your own cooling fan..|
|Operating Log||This is a sample log sheet for operating hours, fuel gallons and cost to keep track of last top off, oil change dates, recording EGT/CHT readings, Datacard versions, and VOR Check per 14CFR91.171.|
|vCheck||Build a voice checklist for your aircraft. Step through your checklists with the push of a button.|
|My Aviation Day Video||