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Get this from a library! Diversion planning: or how to navigate around the world using just a stopwatch and a pencil!. Diversion Planning or how to Navigate around the World using just a stopwatch and pencil. Smith, Martyn. Published by Published by the author, Price. Pinch both locations between thumb and index finger so a crease forms between those points. How much head up time do you need? Then use it as a fraction e.
Or you can estimate between the two nearest values for more accuracy. I learned to navigate flexwing microlights that way, and still use the system in an open cockpit. This method is really only completely accurate when TAS equals GS; it was originally used for nagivation in fast aircrraft at low level where the difference between these two values was insignificant.
There is one solid gold tip. By the way this was Bakersfield with serious mountains fairly close by. Actually, instead of a wind star I simply keep my E6B, with the wind dlversion still plotted on it from creating the plog, in my tri-fold kneeboard. All posts 1 day 7 days 2 weeks 1 month 3 months 6 months 1 year.
Applying this to the desired track will give a drift angle to stay on track and a groundspeed, hence Eta. Thu Jun 30, Look at map, guess heading, sanity check by looking at ground features, correct as necessary as you go along. I am not normally one to stick up for some of the mugs who have pulled the chutes. Use the edge of the checklist as a ruler between divert point and diversion and draw the track line on the chart.
Even if it makes the flight five minutes marty. As for diversions — yep, read the book. Considering the PA38 with 90kts cruising speed, things now become quite simple. Lookout and look down for visually significant points to confirm track maintenance. The others were aircraft issues — a couple of times when I plannung worried about the engine, and once when I noticed an inspection cover loose. If a higher accuracy is required than simply using my thumb and max drift, I can operate the rotating and sliding bits with one hand, without even taking it off the kneeboard, and get a dead-accurate solution in about 10 seconds.
The Royal Diverdion Christmas Lectures had an example too. Read our cookies policy. I use the E xercise heading to cover the difersion of the flight and the proposed route. Sun Jun 19, How many of you Pprunes read about the fancy Cirrus diverrsion all the bells, whistles, navaids, gadgets, buttons etc which running into a few clouds not far from Shenington Gliding Club last year, spent a smitj minutes programming into his computer a turn to go back to Turweston Well quite, you can play computer games rather more cheaply on the ground.
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Diversion Planning by Martyn Smith
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