Category Archives: General Aviation

I have a Private Pilot’s License and am interested in pursuing further ratings.

Project refocus and reset in 2020 – Career, SideHustle, GA

This will be the GoTo post for a major refocus and reset in 2020: Status 20200809 – CoronaVirus (COVID-19) is having a major negative impact on health and economy. First responders (Doctors, Nurses, Social Workers, etc) are experiencing stress/anxiety/burnout. Career/Income … Continue reading

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Flight Simulators (XBox One)

Over the years, I’ve been interested in Flight Simulators, but never really went that deep. The classic was Microsoft Flight Simulator (which I had on a Mac SE with 20MB HDD); IP Trainer; OnTop; X-Plane. Looks like Microsoft is planning … Continue reading

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Weather station at home – ready made

Thought it would be fun to have a ready-made weather station at home. Nothing fancy, and something out-of-the-box. In the past, I’ve dabbled with the idea of having an actual weather station outside that is linked to a Linux server, … Continue reading

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Weather for New Pilot (book) – Tom Morrison

The Nature of the Problem Interesting reading to get reacquainted again with all things weather. Understanding weather dynamics affecting the aircraft and also the pilot (eg visibility). Aviation Forecasting Software/Systems DUATS has now been replaced with Leidos. It’s amazing how … Continue reading

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