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Free Webinar - Datalink Weather - How to Use ADS-B and SiriusXM in the Cockpit
Join Air Facts editor John Zimmerman for an in-depth look at ADS-B, SiriusXM, and how to use them in flight.
Date and Time:
Thursday, April 9, 2020, starting at 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (11:00 PDT; 12:00 MDT; 13:00 CDT; 08:00 HST; 10:00 AKDT; 11:00 Arizona; 18:00 GMT)
John Zimmerman
Brief Description:

Datalink weather has the potential to make your flying safer and more comfortable - but only if you know how to use it properly. Join Air Facts editor John Zimmerman for an in-depth look at ADS-B, SiriusXM, and how to use them in flight. The webinar includes over an hour of practical tips for pilots of all levels.

Topics covered will include:

  • Five essential rules for weather flying
  • Why datalink weather is always delayed
  • What’s the difference between ADS-B and SiriusXM?
  • How to choose a portable receiver - Stratus, Sentry, and Garmin
  • Avoiding IFR conditions, thunderstorms, and in-flight icing
  • Five real world scenarios that show these principles in action
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Webinar Information

Go to https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/9199464662000304653 to sign up for this free webinar.

1000 seats at the facility, 2 remaining for online registration.
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Contact Information:
Sporty's Customer Service
Phone: (513) 735-9000
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

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 a Citabria to a Pilatus to a Robinson R44. John’s vast aviation experience makes him well-suited to provide thoughtful weather insights.

Credit Applicability:
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
Attend Aviation Safety Event Sponsored by a non-FAA Group or Organization
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