Off the Top of My Head

Enjoying (and surviving) AirVenture

2019-07-16T19:04:23-05:00July 16th, 2019|Tags: , , |

From July 22 to July 28, aviation enthusiasts from around the universe will, once again, make the pilgrimage to Oshkosh. If you’re simply heading there for one day to ogle the airplanes and watch an airshow (perfectly acceptable reasons) some of the following tips may still apply. If you’ve been making the trip [...]

Galt Traffic – February 2019

2019-02-03T14:38:20-05:00February 3rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

Tillamook Story and photos by Jerry Thomas unless noted You would not be alone if the word Tillamook conjures up mental images of luscious melting cheese on buttered, grilled bread. Mmmm! After all, Tillamook, Oregon is home to the century-old Tillamook County Creamery Association, the dairy co-op that ships 130 million pounds [...]

Galt Traffic – December 2018

2019-02-03T14:43:26-05:00December 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Bridging the Gap The Evolution of Flight Training On July 20, 2007, the FAA issued Advisory Circular 91-78. It states that pilots can replace paper charts with an EFB (Electronic Flight Bag - FAA-speak for tablets running flight management apps) for most part 91 operations as long as [...]