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Staying up to date on the latest in aviation isn't just a once-per-year endeavor. Tailwinds brings you the latest in current aviation news, quizzes, flying tips, and training updates from CTS. Keep the wind at your back with our weekly updates.
Jeppesen, Foreflight, and you: Navigating the Jeppesen-ForeFlight update

Jeppesen, Foreflight, and you: Navigating the Jeppesen-ForeFlight update


The inclusion of Jeppesen charts in ForeFlight brings a wealth of new planning and charting options to users. Back in May, ForeFlight and Jeppesen announced a "strategic alliance" to mutually improve the future of electronic charting. Their partnersh...

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Complexities of the Metroplex: What to expect with NextGen

Complexities of the Metroplex: What to expect with NextGen

The NextGen Metroplex model has sprung up at major hubs across the United States. What changes can you expect? FAA's goals to increase the safety and efficiency of our nation's busiest airspaces are being realized in the NextGen program. You are like...

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Flying With EFBs: Taking It All With You

Flying With EFBs: Taking It All With You

Electronic Flight Bags, or EFBs, provide a myriad of benefits to pilots who are well-versed in their use and care. It cannot be understated how useful an Electronic Flight Bag, or EFB, can be for a pilot. EFBs can drastically reduce workload, improve...

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CTS Unveils Updated Airspace Overview

CTS Unveils Updated Airspace Overview

Last week, we announced that we updated two existing subjects: High Altitude Weather and Aerodynamics, and International Operations. This week, CTS is introducing another subject update, this time to Airspace.

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