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Nicaragua Flying Cost has been added

Recently we made it to Nicaragua. This has been my first time and I absolutely loved it. Below find the cost as a guideline. I have added this to the Central America International Flight Cost page. Return Flight: La Aurora, … Continue reading

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Hangar in Atitlan

Construction of a new hangar on the Atitlan runway was completed. Contact me if you are in need for a short term home for your aircraft.

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Avgas Available in Mundo Maya Airport (MGMM)

Guatemala City has been the only airport where you could get Avgas in Guatemala. Recently Avgas was added to the Mundo Maya Airport (MGMM). Since Mundo Maya is also an international airport, this makes it a great option to enter … Continue reading

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Atitlan Runway Information

Check out the new Atitlan Runway Information. It includes (hopefully) useful pilot information from a pilot to pilots and some flight videos taken at the runway.

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METAR visualized from Aviation Weather

The Aviation Weather is a great resource for pilots. This website is run by the US government but provides valuable weather information for pilots globally. Some other parts of this webpage leverage the Aviation Weather webpage heavily. Guatemala METAR visualized … Continue reading

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Check for bullet impact – New Checklist Item

Guatemala has some unique features to offer for pilots. Hot and humid coastal areas, high altitude airports, mountainous terrains, windy canyons, multi-language ATC, powerful cloud buildups and yes, active volcanos. So watch out for VA in your METAR (see more … Continue reading

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Full Moon Fly-In

The weather in Guatemala is absolutely great all year around. Especially in the mornings, you can almost always find some time to fly. Later in the year, mornings a great and then bad weather starts to build up in the … Continue reading

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Ever wondered when to expect less traffic?

Surely this has happened to you. You were very eager to fly, and when you taxi out a loooooong line of planes to get out of La Aurora fighting with the commercial airplanes getting in. This gets much worse when … Continue reading

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Alternator Failure

A new article about a recent Alternator Failure has been added. Check it out and share you comments. www.alex-car.com.ua babyforyou.org www.fiat-avto.com.ua mexes.com.ua/

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Semana Santa Sunday (Easter) flying experience

The Sunday of Semana Santa might be one of the busiest, maybe the busiest day of the year on the streets and in the air in Guatemala. It was so busy that it was hard to place a call on … Continue reading

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