4 Reasons To Call Flight Service Before You Fly

4 Reasons To Call Flight Service Before You Fly

With today’s plethora of technology, making a phone call before a flight for a weather briefing seems like an unnecessary step – on the surface.  After all, programs like Foreflight can give you a step by step briefing of weather, notams, forecasts and...
A Long Cross Country Flight

A Long Cross Country Flight

This past week, I took a cross country flight from Thomson, Georgia to Nashville, Tennessee. You might wonder how one state over qualifies as a “cross country,” but just like running cross country in high school doesn’t mean coast to coast, so it is...
How To Read A Sectional Chart

How To Read A Sectional Chart

Looking intently over the instrument panel directly in front of us, my seven year old son and I went back and forth. “Is that it?” He called, pointing over one way. “No, I don’t think so,” I replied. “There! Those lights – is...