November 20, 2012
By Benét J. Wilson
One of my favorite podcasts is the Airplane Geeks . Aviation historian David Vanderhoof does a weekly profile of an aircraft and he uses a website called the Randomizer to choose them. So now, here are my five random picks for the week. These are not endorsements of any app.
So there you have it. If you have any apps you think I should review in the upcoming months, please pass them along to me.
Aircraft Power and Fuel,
Pilot Safety and Skills,
Pilot Gear and Services,
Tickets for the 2014 Red Bull Air Race World Championship series, including two U.S. races, are now on sale.
Your mission: Fly with eight F-15s to the Philippines, rejoin, refuel with air tankers, engage an unknown number of Red Air fighters, refuel again, and then return home to Okinawa. And fly with radio silence up to the first contact with the Red Air fighters.
Shell announced Dec. 3 the development of an unleaded aviation fuel that will be submitted for certification as a "performance drop-in" avgas replacement.
AOPA thanks our members for their continued support in protecting the freedom to fly.