Monthly Archives: May 2010

WAAS the Big Deal?

This is technical, about the avionics in the airplane. Avionics are the¬†electronic instruments in the plane, some of which sample air pressure in the pitot-static system, or sense the earth’s electromagnetic field. The very first airplanes only had a compass … Continue reading

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Follow Along

This is about as cool as technology gets. For now, I guess. One of the people that I took flying with me was the father of a friend of mine. Tom flies a lot of interesting planes just sitting in … Continue reading

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