January 29, 2013
By Benet J. Wilson
Keeping track of flight data is one of those key functions every pilot has to do. There are apps that handle everything from managing flight plans to viewing charts. This week, AOPA members recommend five apps that help make those processes and others easier.
Please pass along your apps recommendations to me here. The complete list of apps I’ve reviewed since October 2012 is in AOPA’s online archive.
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Pilot Skip Gibbs regularly uses his Bonanza A36 to bring medical volunteers and supplies to remote areas of Mexico. Just before sunset, Gibbs was flying to the historic city of El Fuerte in the state of Sinaloa where LIGA International Flying Doctors of Mercy has been doing good works since 1934.
Roscoe Morton, long the lead voice of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s summer celebrations, honored as the “essence of EAA,” has died.
With all of the crazy weather pilots are experiencing across the country, check out these five weather apps to stay up to date on changing conditions.