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I searched through the forums here and didn't find anything recent, so I thought I'd ask to see what recommendations everyone has.  I'm looking to replace my existing tablet with a new one for Garmin Pilot. Trouble is, it appears in 2021, Apple/Samsung are only making these gigantic monstrosities of tablets. Currently I'm using a Samsung TAB S2 which measures 8" x 5.5" with a rugged hard case installed.  I usually mount it on the windscreen just forward of ...
Alan Holmes posted new forum topic
Apr '21
Hey everyone!

I searched through the forums here and didn't find anything recent, so I thought I'd ask to see what recommendations everyone has.  I'm looking to replace my existing tablet with a new one for Garmin Pilot. Trouble is, it appears in 2021, Apple/Samsung are only making these gigantic monstrosities of tablets. Currently I'm using a Samsung TAB S2 which measures 8" x 5.5" with a rugged hard case installed.  I usually mount it on the windscreen just forward of ...
I'm a VFR private pilot.  Almost 20 years, but had a "life happens" break until about a year ago.  I'm laying the groundwork for my instrument rating here, but it could be a year or more before I get started on that in earnest.  So, to my question/dilemma.

I have never flown above a cloud layer before.  I have what I used to think was a healthy fear of getting trapped above them.  As such, I tend to scrub a flight when clouds (talking even scattered here) are less-than 2000 ft. ...
Hey everyone, I'm new to AOPA and looking to get back into the cockpit. I've attended the rusty pilot seminar and got medical. Just need to do flight review part. Hope to find some fellow pilots from Lincoln area that may help. 
Alan Holmes posted new forum topic
May '19
I'm a VFR private pilot.  Almost 20 years, but had a "life happens" break until about a year ago.  I'm laying the groundwork for my instrument rating here, but it could be a year or more before I get started on that in earnest.  So, to my question/dilemma.

I have never flown above a cloud layer before.  I have what I used to think was a healthy fear of getting trapped above them.  As such, I tend to scrub a flight when clouds (talking even scattered here) are less-than 2000 ft. ...