Archive for the ‘Useful Links’ Category

FAA Notams – without DUAT!

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Sweet Link for searching on NOTAMS. check it out for sure!!

Searchable Notams

Live ATC

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Cool Site that lets you listen to live ATC communications. A great way to keep your radio communication skills up to speed!

Live ATC

AOPA website

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

As Pilot’s we should ALL be members of the AOPA. They are our national lobbying organization, and work to protect and represent General Aviation. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE sign up if you haven’t already!

AOPA website

FAA Medical Examiner Locator

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Need to renew your medical certificate….here’s the place to find an AME!

FA AME Locator

DUAT Official Weather & Planning

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Get an Official Weather Briefing. File/Close Flight Plans. Good weather graphics. Enjoy!

DUAT Official Weather & Planning

NOAA Aviation Weather

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

A Great weather site if you don’t need to do an “Official” briefing.

NOAA Aviation Weather

FAA Notam Contractions

Sunday, October 4th, 2009

Lost on all those abbreviations in your Notams and Weather reports? Here’s a pretty comprehensive list of Notam Contractions. Enjoy!

FAA Notam Contractions

Digital FAA Publications

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

The FAA has gone digital! Below are links to the FAA digital versions of the AF/D and Approach Plates. You have to click into the actual document as each document expires when the publication itself expires. The links below should work forever. (Unfortunately it doesn’t currently work in Safari, but Firefox and IE work fine)

Terminal Procedures and Airport Diagrams
Airport Facilities Directory