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Introducing our VFR Flight Buddies in a convenient digital format! Elevate your flying experience with this comprehensive guide, including a personal minimums checklist, VFR flight planning guide, traffic pattern tips, performance calculations, ZULU time conversion chart, ATC communication guide, and common airport information. Perfectly suited for Electronic Flight Bags (EFBs) like Foreflight, iPhones, and tablets, this digital version ensures you have essential information at your fingertips for a seamless and safe journey in the skies.


VFR Flight Buddies Digital is a collection of 12 full-color pages or useful information for critical phases of VFR flight. 


Perfect for: 

  • New Pilots: Provides essential guidance and checklists for those starting their aviation journey.Student Pilots: A valuable learning aid to reinforce concepts and enhance understanding.
  • Experienced Pilots: Ideal for occasional flyers, serving as a reliable reminder and reference tool.
  • Instructors: Facilitates teaching by offering clear and concise information during critical flight phases.
  • Ground Instructors: A helpful resource for ground instruction, ensuring comprehensive understanding of flight procedures.


Features in the VFR Flight Buddies

  • VFR Personal Minimums 
  • VFR Checklist *does not replace POH or aircraft checklist. 
    • A great refrence for pre-flight planning
  • Most used airports and frequencies worksheet
  • PIREP- how to and understanding the flow
  • Light Gun Signals
  • Emergency Frequency/SQUAWK
  • General weather abbreviations used for reading METARS and TAFS
  • Example & understanding parts of a TAF
  • Types of WX briefings. Where to obtain one. 
  • VFR weather minimums by class
  • VFR cruising altitudes
  • ZULU to local time chart
  • Radio calls and understanding ATC 
  • Picking up VFR flight following 
  • Traffic patterns
  • Simplifying VFR Cross-country flight planning
  • Performance calculations tree

Digital VFR Flight Buddies

    Flight Buddies turned my cockpit into a well-organized space as a student pilot. The clear mnemonics and easy-to-read format not only kept me on track but also elevated my confidence in managing critical processes.

    Brian Hall,  Student Pilot

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