Aeronautical Chart Reading - AEX Cool Cartograpgics

posted Jan 18, 2012, 12:01 PM by Winston Cutshall   [ updated Jan 18, 2012, 12:03 PM ]
This past week, we covered aeronautical chart reading in our inaugural Aerospace Excellence lesson of 2012.  This was a fun lesson where several members wanted to continue their education at home.  Below are a few links that will help hone your knowledge of chart reading. 

Airspace for Everyone
This publication examines the airspace structure and how pilots are expected (and required) to operate within it.
http://www.aopa.org/asf/publications/sa02.pdf

Airspace Flash Cards
Created by the AOPA's Air Safety Foundation, these cards are a great way to test your chart reading skills. 
http://www.aopa.org/asf/publications/airspacecards.pdf

VFR Aeronautical Chart Symbols

This is the reference guide for anything that can be depicted on a VFR chart.  You will want to get to know this document!
http://flighttraining.aopa.org/pdfs/VFR_Chart_Symbols.pdf
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