Posting of FAA Safety Alert

Explicit Runway Crossing Procedure Change · Beginning June 30, 2010, controllers will be required to issue explicit instructions to cross or hold short of each runway that intersects a taxi route. · “Taxi to” will no longer be used when issuing taxi instructions to an assigned take-off runway. · Instructions Read more…

What’s WAAS !!!!

I’m going to try to explain WAAS without any ”Geek Speak”. This is a very simplified explanation for non-aviation professionals. WAAS :Wide Area Augmentation System is a means of enhancing conventional GPS accuracy to enable precision like approaches where no conventional ground based precession approach facilities exist. There are about 1500 Read more…