Monthly Archives: June 2013

25 06, 2013

Private Business Travel – If your workweek looks like this, here’s an option to consider!

By |2019-01-04T00:14:18+00:00June 25th, 2013|Aviation Services|

Private Business Travel may not be a luxury for you - it may be a necessity! A friend of ours has an interesting workweek. He sells construction materials. His business keeps him traveling frequently from his home base in Winnipeg, [...]

11 06, 2013

“Best Power” versus “Best Economy” – Is Low Fuel Flow Really Cheaper Flying?

By |2019-01-04T00:14:19+00:00June 11th, 2013|Aircraft Management, Aviation Services|

When I first started flying Cirrus airplanes, I soon learned of two new terms: "Best Power" and "Best Economy."  These terms referred to the two mixture control settings that were recommended during cruise flight by the Pilot Operating Handbook (POH).  I have experimented with both mixture settings, and [...]

4 06, 2013

Aviation Park Update

By |2019-01-04T00:14:19+00:00June 4th, 2013|Aviation Services|

    Here is the latest on the new Aviation Park here at GMU.  The 5K fundraiser was held on Saturday, May 25th called the Take Flight 5K.  What an amazing day it was. The weather turned out perfect for 310 [...]