Getting In Shape For Summer Flying! [caption id="attachment_106" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Cessna 172[/caption] ***UPDATE*** The work is now done, book the plane soon and check out the updates. Consider taking an instructor if the 430W is new to you! A favorite plane for many members is getting some updates. By the end of March new upholstery will be completed and in April, 08K will join the GPS generation with the installation of an IFR approved Garmin GNS 430W. Sharpen your 430W knowledge and skills here!
Temporary MOA Published in AOPA ePilot: VOLUME 15, ISSUE 9 — March 1, 2013 The U.S. Air Force is requesting to establish a temporary military operations area (TMOA) in northern Michigan from Aug. 5 through 16 in support of Exercise Northern Strike, a training exercise that will include abrupt maneuvering from the AH-1/UH-1, UH-60, A-10, F-16, and B-52. The Grayling TMOA would be established between the Grayling Aerial Gunnery Range (R-4201A/B) and Pike West Military Operations Area from 5,000 feet msl up to but not including Flight Level 180. It would be active from 8:30 a.m. to 1 a.m. Central Daylight Time and other times by notam. (more…)