The POH: Checklists & V-speeds

Join me Tuesday, November 17th at 4pm Eastern for another in-depth lesson on Learning To Fly using Flight Simulator. In this session, you will learn the importance of obtaining the POH for each airplane you wish to fly and how to extract the important stuff out of them. See you then! https://twitch.tv/ForderLearnToFly Discord channel invite:Continue reading “The POH: Checklists & V-speeds”

Space Launch Group Fly

Group Fly Sunday, November 15th, 2020 starting at 7pm to fly to the launchpad. https://twitch.tv/ForderLearnTofly Be sure to download the scenery once in the stream using !scenery Then grab the server and starting airport information: !fly Then grab the flightplan using !flightplan Will will start at 7pm sharp and head over to the launchpad andContinue reading “Space Launch Group Fly”

Air Manager, Knobster & Shared Cockpit

On Thursday, November 12th, 2100 Zulu, Howard steps us through the installation and configuration of a touchscreen to the cockpit. He will install Air Manager and then add the USB “Knobster” control to manage it all. As a second topic on Thursday, Howard will finish the configuration of his firewall and get the shared cockpitContinue reading “Air Manager, Knobster & Shared Cockpit”

We are Hosting on MSFSOfficial

That’s right, Howard is flying and Elaine is the tour guide as we fly out of Fiumicino airport (LIRF) (Leonardo Da Vinci airport) in Rome, Italy and tour the surrounding hills, then straight into the monuments that tourists flock to see. Along the way there are a couple of landing challenges for those who thinkContinue reading “We are Hosting on MSFSOfficial”

Tuesday Lesson: Landings

The second-most requested lesson is on landing and airplane in Flight Simulator. For real-world pilots, ground school theory and many hours of practice with a CFI (Chief Flying Instructor) conditions us to automatically enter, adjust and land an airplane. Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020 at 4pm Eastern Time, 9pm Zulu https://twitch.tv/ForderLearnToFly For the rest of youContinue reading “Tuesday Lesson: Landings”

Photo Album Last Weekend

It’s here! I have published our photo album from last weekend. We started in Toronto, Canada… flew across Lake Ontario to Niagara Falls at night, then jumped over to Rio to fly around Christ the Redeemer statue. https://myalbum.com/album/BFHiV32EiCru We finally took up the challenge at Lukla airport in my new Canadian livery for the TBMContinue reading “Photo Album Last Weekend”