Category Archives: Stuff I use…

110v Air conditioner

I’ve been doing a lot of PA-46 recurrent and initial training lately at KJSO, and with the Texas temperatures, there’s one device that has received LOTS of favorable comments from my customers: a 110v Air Conditioner.  It has been so … Continue reading

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USO…

I think there’s a recurring theme happing here on my site…our military.  As an Army Reserve soldier, I enjoy many of the benefits that servicemen receive, and a few that we have to seek.  I’ve always felt the best “benefits” … Continue reading

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Spot Tracker

I’ve grown to love this little device.  In the US, a flight can be tracked easily via www.flightaware.com, but in the rest of the world, it is not so.  I started looking into ways that I could track my flights … Continue reading

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Garmin 496

I’ve grown to love this tool.  There are lots of GPS’s that can be bought nowadays, but here’s why I like to Garmin 496: * It is very user friendly.  All you need is a 30 minute flight to tinker … Continue reading

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Headset discussion…

If I had to rank changes to aviation that have occurred over the last 10 years and then pick the top 3, there is no question what those top 3 would be.  We are far better off as pilots today … Continue reading

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