A half-ton Dodge truck lines up on the centerline. As the pickup accelerates, the floatplane trailered behind it adds power, lifts off, banks left, and departs: just another floatplane launch by Joe Sprague of Cadillac Aircraft Services in Cadillac, Mich.
When you set out on a mission to learn about your airplane, it’s amazing how many people step in to help.
Apps of the week
Calculating weight and balance is an important task for pilots. AOPA members share their personal favorite weight-and-balance apps.
Apr 21, 2014