Tagged: x-plane

Day 1,593 – I Got Your Analogy Right Here 0

Day 1,593 – I Got Your Analogy Right Here

This was supposed to auto-publish yesterday. Stupid technology. In addition to highlighting the similarities between operating a small, underfunded farm and single-handed cruising in a small sailboat, i’ve got another little analogy to spin...

Even Simulated… 0

Even Simulated…

…this place is beautiful. Four screen grabs taken from an X-Plane flight from Crescent City, CA, to Ashland Muni. The aircraft is a Cessna 208 Caravan. In case you’re curious, X-Plane is a real-time,...

Day 706 – Made it to Ashland Muni 0

Day 706 – Made it to Ashland Muni

Yep, just made a successful real-time, real-weather flight in the Super Cub from Bend via route 97 to K-Falls (particularly gray) where i took on some extra fuel, then beat the gathering clouds over...

Day 705 – Remarkably Accurate 0

Day 705 – Remarkably Accurate

After my chilly Steens trip i decided to see what that part of Oregon looks like in X-Plane, so I loaded up my Piper Super Cub and headed southwest from Ashland Muni. After about...

Day 187 – How I Do It 0

Day 187 – How I Do It

Years ago, hell, a seems like a lifetime ago, i used t0 fly recreationally. Flying was something i’d wanted to do since i was a little kid. Later on in my life, and this...