Words of Advice:

"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground
Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

“Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level
and then beat you with experience.” -- Mark Twain

"Stay Strapped or Get Clapped." -- probably not Mr. Rogers

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Sunday, November 1, 2020

Your Sunday Morning Jet Noise

A Navy E-6B:


Not this E6-B:

7 comments:

bearsense said...

I still have mine.

Comrade Misfit said...

Me, too.

DTWND said...

I’ve tried to explain the E6B to students pilots from ages 17 to 70. The younger ones want to use an app, while the older ones recognize it a a circular slide rule. The concept of mentally moving the decimal point is difficult for many.

Dale

JustMusing said...

Those tricky powers of Ten!

Old NFO said...

Good birds, and the E6-B will work WITHOUT batteries...just sayin... ;-)

Comrade Misfit said...

Real pilots know what that little plastic ring on the E6-B is for.

Nangleator said...

Still got mine. I planned all my legs with it, but still could tell there was a lot more functionality that I was ignorant of.