Have your own weather station. We look at two from Davis Instruments: the top-spec £780 Vantage Pro2 and entry-level £342 Vantage Vue.
Reviews of GA products by the FLYER team
Garmin GDL 39 3D is a portable ADS-B unit combined with an AHRS. When paired with the Garmin Pilot app it can provide accurate WAAS GPS data, backup attitude indication and synthetic vision.
With a 12 MP Sony Exmor sensor capable of shooting 1080p at up to 60fps, and 12 megapixel stills, the ActionPro X7 is a capable action cam.
The new Trace from SPOT is designed to be a cost-effective tracking product that enables users to keep tabs on their aircraft (or any other vehicle or asset) online, 24 hours a day.
Multiple devices that need charging? True Blue Power, is a dual USB charger from Mid Continent.
When it comes to carrying a personal locator beacon, we’re pretty sure you won’t find a smaller unit than Ocean Signal’s rescueME PLB1.
With a trip to Florida for some FLYER flight testing on the cards, my other half’s request to keep her posted on my travels … Read more
iPad/iPhone Yearly subscriptions: Airbox Vector Mapping (Europe) £49.99 CAA 500k (one sheet) with Pooleys £74.99 CAA 250k (four sheets) £74.99 All CAA 500k £99 Additional … Read more
£349 One year warranty, up to 64GB Class 10 Micro SD, 175 grams. 2000mAh lithium-ion battery; life: three hours. Field of view at 1080p ‘Wide, … Read more
“You pilots like your trinkets,” remarked a friend I spotted flicking through a well-known flying shop catalogue. This neatly summed up the need for a … Read more