The House of Rapp

Banned from the Store

Posted by in Aviation, IFR

Some guys insist on flying IFR everywhere, regardless of destination or weather. I’ve always preferred VFR flying when it helps expedite things. That’s never failed to pay off… until today, when I found myself locked out of my favorite Las Vegas airport.

MOA Flying

Posted by in Aviation, Safety

Stay out of MOAs? I don’t think so. MOAs are joint-use airspace, and we need to use them, too.


Charts: Are They Required?

Posted by in IFR, Law

Is it legal to fly without charts? With very few exceptions, the surprising answer for VFR or IFR is actually “yes”.