Friday, August 19, 2005

Choosing a Transceiver

Choosing a Transceiver can be a difficult and confusing process. There are so many manufacturer's and variables to consider.

To help you decide on which one is right for you, Touch & Go Pilot Supply has put together a Aviation Transceiver Comparison Chart for all units with Nav Function.

ASA Adds New Flight Bags

ASA has added a couple of great flight bags to their inventory.

ASA Pilot Flight Bag:
For everyday flying. Big enough to hold everything you need yet compact. ASA's Pilot Flight Bag is the one you want for your everyday flying. It's big enough to hold everything you need yet compact enough to carry and store easily. This is the flight bag that flight instructors will select for themselves and for their students. Made to last forever with durable ballistic nylon, non-slip wrap-around carry straps and strong zippers.

ASA's AirClassics Flight Bags bring pilot gear to a new level — they're among the most functional pilot bags available, classy enough to be taken straight from the airplane to the boardroom. With a clean, sophisticated and professional look, these bags have been designed and engineered to be supremely functional — able to stand up to the toughest treatment possible and still look great at the end of the day. Count on ASAs Flight Bags to bring many years of utility and pride.
11”Tall x10” Wide x 8” Deep.

ASA Trip Flight Bag:
This is the flight bag you need for your overnight and weekend cross-country flying adventures! Carry your aviation headsets, charts and approach plates with room left over for snacks, toiletries and a change of clothes.

Designed for maximum utility with durable ballistic nylon, non-slip wrap-around carry straps, solid reinforced bottom, convenient right-sized pockets, and easy-access open chart slots designed for pilots.

Reinforcing straps extend around the flight bag and the solid bottom is reinforced for added strength. The main compartment features high-quality single-pull zippers. There are two generous sized front pockets. The full height open slots behind the front pockets provide quick-access to items. Open slot pockets are on both sides for pens, flashlight, cell phone. Flat zipper pocket on back for charts and flight plans is big enough for file folders. The ASA Trip Flight Bag is black with the ASA wings logo tastefully silver-embroidered on the front.

11” Tall x 16” Wide x 8.5 “ Deep.

Listen to Air Traffic Control Communications

AM/FM/Airband Digital Auto Tuning Receiver. Listen to all aircraft communication with this affordable model. Receives AM/FM Stereo Broadcasts plus aircraft band communications. Auto tuning with LCD Display. Memory feature to recall popular frequencies. Great for training purposes too!

Electronic Flight Computers Assist Students

Ace all of your written exams! Eliminate errors in flight planning & reduce your workload. Electronic Flight Computers combine all the necessary tools to calculate your flight planning. They are also fully approved for all FAA Exams in the U.S.A. & Canada.
Touch & Go Pilot Supply carries the Jeppesen TechStar Electronic Flight Computer & the ASA CX-2 Pathfinder Electronic Flight Computer.