The dangers of Microbursts

A weekend read that may save your life. A detailed analysis by Clemens of a recent fatal glider accident in Colorado. I don’t think this issue is just a concern out West:

Weather tools

Our weatherman is at the region 5 North contest in South Carolina. But here are some tools you can use: Check Wunderground:,-75.24 Windy:,-75.253,8 Dr. Jack: Here is one, which presents a good forecast for aviation: And you’ve probably heard about Skysight – a very compelling tool, if for no other reason … Read more

SSA magazine -worth a read

If you haven’t yet – have a read in this month’s SSA magazine. Several really good articles. From first land outs to wave flying out West, electric powerplants to knife fights in phone booths and “exciting losses” – how inattention can cost in money and downtime. But wait – there is more. Open that paper … Read more