Free seminar: How to use ADS-B and SiriusXM datalink weather in the cockpit

Saturday, May 4, 11am – Sporty’s (2nd floor cafe)

Join AirFacts editor and weather guru John Zimmerman for an in-person discussion of in-flight weather services and real world weather flying strategies. From the basics of weather theory to real world tips, this webinar is packed with information you can use on your next flight. Includes a review of actual trips flown with different technology, and the lessons learned.

Learn about the options for portable weather receivers, a market that has grown significantly in recent years. From Sentry and Stratus to Garmin GDL and Dual, you’ll learn what these devices can do and how to use them in flight.

Registration is not required, but necessary for FAA WINGS credit.


John Zimmerman – John leads the Sporty’s Pilot Shop team and serves as editor of Air Facts Journal.  John is also an accomplished pilot holding an airline transport pilot certificate and ratings for glider and seaplane as well as rotary wing.  His flying ranges from the Citabria to a Pilatus to a Robinson R44. John’s vast aviation experience makes him well-suited to provide thoughtful weather insights.




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