Tag: Weather flying


Review of Sporty’s Stratus ADSB

06

Jan 2013

Review of Sporty’s Stratus ADSB

My review of Sporty’s Stratus ADSB comes after 20 hours of hands on flying. I have been flying with the Stratus since a warm August day in 2012 when I purchased it directly from Sporty’s Pilot Shop in Batavia Ohio. The first mission for my brand new ADSB was to help me cross the country from Ohio to Los Angeles in Estelle, our 195. I...

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Cheeky Weather

25

Aug 2012

Cheeky Weather

I started out at Sporty’s for their boy scout aviation education event. Sporty’s setup a great program for the boy scouts to earn an aviation badge. The scouts went through each of 6 stations lasting 20 minutes each and were taught about aerodynamics, aviation instrumentation, proper preflight procedures, helicopter flight characteristics, foam airplane building and how hot air balloons work. The event wrapped up at...

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