Links & Resources

Weather

    • CSC Duats
      DUATS and Flight Service Stations are the official source of NOTAM information and should be consulted for the latest information.
      Free access to DUATS is available to U.S. pilots and student pilots who hold current medical certificates, flight instructors without current medicals, aviation ground instructors, glider/balloon pilots and other approved users in the U.S. aviation community.
    • AvnWx.com
      Probably the best weather overview, with METARs, TAFs, radar and more.
    • NOAA AWC Standard Brief
      The ‘AWC Homepage Standard Briefing’ is for pilots to get a good look at the weather and call the FSS (1.800.WXBRIEF), then follow along on the computer screen in an orderly and informed fashion.
    • Weather Underground
      Weather forecasts for the area you select, radar and general information
    • Weather Bug
      FREE Neighborhood Weather Report: Get live Neighborhood Weather Forecasts and Current Weather Conditions — on your Windows PC Desktop!
    • HAM Weather
      An excellent weather information site, also has the capability to include weather information on your site.
    • Wind Map
      An unofficial but interesting Wind Map showing the ways the winds are blowing.

FAA/Other Government


Aviation Medical Examiners and Information

    • AOPA AME Search
      Aviation Medical Examiners listed for search by AOPA (note: Membership required)
    • FAA AME Search Page
      The FAA’s worldwide Aviation Medical Examiners searchable listing.
    • FAA Medical Certification Login
      Use this Electronic Form to get your Medical Certificate application underway. The FAA no longer uses the old paper forms, so this is now the only way to do it.
      Remember to read the instructions carefully!

Flight Training Aids

Air Traffic Control

On-Line Navigation Simulation

Knowledge Exam Test Guides and Helps

    • Sporty’s ‘StudyBuddy’ On-Line Test Prep
      An on-line study aid for the Written test through Sporty’s Pilot Shop. It does require that you create a log-in for access when you get there. Improved versions are available for purchase through Sporty’s

Flight Planning

    • AirNav
      Search for airports, navaids, fuel prices and more.
    • FltPlan.com
      Free IFR Flight Planning for Corporate, Charter, and Business Pilots & Flight Tracking for General Aviation.

Clubs/Associations

    • AOPA – Airplane Owners & Pilots Association
      The premier organization for pilots, owners, students and people interested in all aspects of aviation.
    • EAA – Expermental Aircraft Association
      Homebuilts, kit airplanes, highly modified airplanes and things that fly.
    • Commemorative Air Force
      More than just a collection of airworthy warplanes from the past, the CAF’s fleet of historic aircraft, known as the CAF Ghost Squadron, recreate, remind and reinforce the lessons learned from the defining moments in American military aviation history.
    • Commemorative Air Force – Centex Wing (San Marcos, TX)
      Our local Museum, Hangar and Aircraft Wing – well worth a visit. Museum open Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 09:00 to 16:00
    • The Collings Foundation
      The Collings Foundation dedicates itself to preserving the machines that helped build the world and helped keep it free; displaying these machines to honor those who were influenced by them; and to educate future generations about them
    • Cessna 172 Online Club and Forum
      There are several different forums available, pictures, web-cams, so forth. Information and discussion about all things C172.
    • Daedalian Order and Foundation
      America’s Premier Fraternal Organization of Military Pilots
    • Meyers Aircraft Owners Association
      Welcome to the Meyers Aircraft Owners Association! We are a friendly group, passionate about our airplanes and aviation in general. If you have a Meyers aircraft, please consider joining us. If you are considering buying a Meyers, you will find a lot of information about the airplanes on this site.

Financing

    • Pilot Financing
      You can begin your life as a pilot, quickly and easily, with no money worries. Flight training financing is the ONLY thing we do.
    • Sallie Mae Student Loans
      Career advancement Student Loans for non-College-Degree training programs!
      So far, the word is that it’s easier to call them on the phone than it is to navigate their website. However, they have been making student loans for pilot training.

Colleges/Universities

    • Austin Community College
      Austin Community College, Austin, Round Rock and areas around Austin.
    • Texas State University
      Texas State’s 30,803 students choose from 97 bachelor’s, 89 master’s and nine doctoral degree programs offered by the following colleges: Applied Arts, McCoy College of Business Administration, Education, Fine Arts and Communication, Health Professions, Liberal Arts, Science, University College and the Graduate College.

Miscellaneous


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