Fantastic IFR XC

How about these airports for your long IFR cross country: Catalina (Avalon), Palm Springs, and Santa Monica! That's exactly what I got to do yesterday, on a picture-perfect spring day. With a 50kt tailwind, we made it from South County (E16) to KAVX in just 1h 30m. The aircraft- 2009 Cirrus SR22-G3 … [Read more...]

Child Directing Air Traffic at JFK

Funny article about some controller's kid clearing planes for departure at JFK.  So the Dad let his kid say a few things.  No lapse in safety but I can see why the FAA needs to make an example out of the guy and can him... That's really too bad... … [Read more...]