Resources for Pilots

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Aviation General interest articles
Airline Meals Airline meal information and corporate aircraft catering
Aircraft Electronics Association

Pilot’s Guide to Avionics

Spiral-bound 7-1/4" X 10" booklet. "A comprehensive buyer’s guide including certified avionics/instrument facilities, manufacturers and distributors throughout the world." Free.

Call 816-373-6565 to request a copy.

Airline Seating Charts
Air Show Schedules
Angel Flight Pilots donating their services to provide transportation to those needing medical care.
ATC Live Real-time ATC communications from many airports and approach control facilities from around the country including TTN, EWR, LGA, JFK, PHL, Philly APC, NY APC, LAX and even trans-Atlantic HF comm.
Baggage/Key Ring Tags Large, brightly-colored tags for baggage or key ring use.
Civil Air Patrol (CAP)
CAP History Presentation   220209_HISTORY_OF_CAP_PRESENTATION_PAFT.pdf
FAA, General Information
FAA, Airmen Information Use this site to update your mailing address, request replacement pilot certificate, etc.
FAA, Safety Programs
Flight Statistics (FAA) Airline on-time statistics
Flight Tracking Real-time flight tracking
Flight Tracking Real-time flight tracking
Flight Tracking Real-time flight tracking
General Aviation AOPA-sponsored Web site
General Aviation
General Aviation On-line version of magazine
General Aviation
How the Wing Got its Lift

200 years of theory and research that lead to the answer.

Authored by PAFT member

Philippe Marchal.

Short Form Article (Qualitative Discussion)

Long Form Article (Quantitative Discussion)

Induced Drag

Authored by PAFT member

Philippe Marchal.

Part 1

Part 2

Joint Base (JB)

McGuire/DIX/Lakehurst (KWRI) Safety Briefings


Transient Aircrew Guide

Civilian Pilot KWRI Airspace Safety Briefing

JB MDL Airspace Safety Video

Museums, aviation
Pilot Workshops Educational programs on a wide variety of topics.
Rule 240 Rules that most airlines follow when you are delayed while traveling on a commercial airline.
State Aviation Journal Nationwide, state-by-state coverage of aviation news
The History Press Aviation books
The Secret of Flight Aerodynamicist Alexander Lippisch's explanation of flight. Videos digitized by the University of Iowa.
Time and Date Calculator Shows time and date for cities around the world; calculates time differences between cities.
Virtual Aircraft Museum History of aircraft by country
Virtual Air Traffic Simulator Web-based ATC simulator game
Worldwide Telescope (Microsoft) WorldWide Telescope (WWT) enables your computer to function as a virtual telescope.