Join AirFacts editor and weather guru John Zimmerman for an in-person discussion of in-flight weather services and real world weather flying strategies. From the basics of weather theory to real world tips, this webinar is packed with information you can use on your next flight. Includes a review of actual trips flown with different technology, and the lessons learned.
Learn about the options for portable weather receivers, a market that has grown significantly in recent years. From Sentry and Stratus to Garmin GDL and Dual, you’ll learn what these devices can do and how to use them in flight.
John Zimmerman – John leads the Sporty’s Pilot Shop team and serves as editor of Air Facts Journal. John is also an accomplished pilot holding an airline transport pilot certificate and ratings for glider and seaplane as well as rotary wing. His flying ranges from the Citabria to a Pilatus to a Robinson R44. John’s vast aviation experience makes him well-suited to provide thoughtful weather insights.
From $307/month – available for immediate occupancy
Sporty’s Eastern Cincinnati Aviation (ECA) offers secure hangar space for pilots in the greater Cincinnati, Ohio metropolitan area at fantastic rates.
Clermont County Airport (I69) on the east side of Cincinnati, is a lively, GA-friendly airport–an ideal base of operations. Because the airport is home to Sporty’s Pilot Shop, you will have access to all the latest products and services that make flying safer and more fun. Sporty’s weather/flight planning facility and restrooms are available 24/7.
ECA is a full-service FBO with 100LL available at competitive rates and 1st-class facilities and amenities.
Clermont County Airport, located in Batavia Township, is a general aviation airport and part of Ohio’s system of 104 airports that not only provide the state with a safe and efficient mode of transportation, but also serves as an important stimulus for economic growth and development. In addition to economic impacts, the system of airports provides numerous benefits that enhance the quality of life, health, safety, and welfare of Ohioans.
By providing aviation-related services, Ohio’s airport system supports hundreds of thousands of jobs and produces billions of dollars in economic activity. More than 120,000 jobs can be tied to the airports of Ohio. These employees receive $4.2 billion in payroll and benefits and generate $13.3 billion in economic activity.
Clermont County Airport is home to Sporty’s. In its 57 years of operation, Sporty’s has grown from a one-man operation launched by Hal Shevers to the world’s largest pilot shop and an iconic general aviation brand. Sporty’s operations extend to airport management, avionics installation and repair, aircraft maintenance, a residential airport community, new aircraft sales, aircraft management and flight training form the acclaimed Sporty’s Academy, including for the University of Cincinnati’s professional pilot program.
According to the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Ohio Airports Focus Study, Clermont County Airport has a total economic impact of: