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Flying Car

If this wasn’t coming from CBC (disclaimer: I work for them) I would assume that this is an April Fools joke. Guess not! According to the company, the two-seat vehicle can take off and...

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

I did some cleaning up on the website today. Fixed some broken links, etc… I also did some cleaning up at home and still have a crap load of old CFSs. If anyone wants...

NavCan 103

NavCan 103

I hear this callsign on Toronto Centre every now and then. I assumed it was a Q-400, I didn’t think it was a jet! The caption says that it’s at Buttonville. Not sure if...

Porter Now Flying to Thunder Bay

Porter Now Flying to Thunder Bay

My all time favourite airline (and I haven’t even flown them yet) is now flying to Thunder Bay. Flights will begin in June and is a welcome addition to Thunder Bay: “Porter’s choice of...

Where’s Willie?

Where’s Willie?

Well… the original plan was to head up to Sudbury with Matt. Scratch that! I backed my girlfriends car into a pole and now have to pay to get it fixed. boourns! So, we...

Trip to Sudbury / Bendix AV8OR

Trip to Sudbury / Bendix AV8OR

Plans are in the works to fly up to Sudbury with a fellow pilot. The kicker is that he’s going to have his own plane and he will be departing from CNB9. I’m currently...

More Speculation about Buttonville

More Speculation about Buttonville

Speculation of what will happen to Buttonville Airport if it closes was the focus of a recent article in the Georgina Advocate. According to the article, which quotes Mr. Sifton, the airport land is...

Reminder: New Airspace in Toronto

Reminder: New Airspace in Toronto

Toronto’s new airspace is in effect tomorrow! I’ve been assured by a Nav Canada rep that the new VNCs and VTAs will be available next week. In the mean time, you will have to...

ATC Communications WIth Hypoxic Pilot

ATC Communications WIth Hypoxic Pilot

This clip is scary. The aircraft is out of control and the pilot is slurring his speech due to hypoxia. It’s not clear until later in the clip that the other pilot is unconscious...