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June 6, 2011
When I was a child, my mother would experience great angst over the art of direction. She has always been geographically challenged (at trait which, unfortunately, I inherited) and couldn't understand how people got places using sub...
May 26, 2011
Spring rouses Richmond area boaters into getting their boats ready for the warmer weather on its way. But there is another kind of spring that boaters should be aware of – spring lines.A spring line is NOT a new...
April 1, 2011
April already, this year seems to be flying by us. Seattle has typical early spring weather in store this weekend. Periods of rain, sun, light wind and temperatures in the low 50's. Still some snowfall in the mountains...
March 22, 2011
More and more aviation companies offer products for the light-port aircraft (LSA) market.
Boeing’s subsidiary Jeppesen and Dynon Avionics, a leading supplier of avionics for the light sport and experimental aircraft markets, have entered into an agreement...
February 8, 2011
The Playstation Move was released in late September of last year, and has had some time to gain momentum. Its showdown with Microsoft's Kinect has left some unfulfilled due to the complete lack of originality in most of...
December 20, 2010
Follow me on TwitterNavFree has launched an iOS navigation app, which isn't in and of itself unusual. However, the app is free, and includes 1.6GB of offline data, which is unusual, particularly for gratis.NavFree USA ...
November 21, 2010
We have many different types of maps that we can use in the preparation and execution of a hunting trip. All of these different types of maps have advantages and disadvantages when compared with each other.
September 19, 2010
The aviation infrastructure in many African countries still is very challenging. This should – at least partially – change soon when over a dozen of major airports get a contemporary instrument landing system.Northrop’s European based air...
July 28, 2010
Just from first glance, you can see that there is plenty of room even just on the home page.VerizonJust recently purchased a new Droid? Congratulations on your purchase! You certainly will not be disappointed. Now that you...
April 22, 2010
The Garmin GPSmap 60CSx is a reliable choice for general mountaineering. Every mountaineer knows that navigation is a key to travel in the back country. Of the many methods for determining position and location is the use of...