Ask FLYING: What is a G-AIRMET?

An aviation meteorologist explains how a graphical AIRMET is different from a traditional one.
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Weather Check: How To Plan Your Route Around Severe Weather

Here's how to keep track of a storm's movement and its impact on airport operations with a few keystrokes.
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South Florida Airport Ravaged by Hurricane Ian. An Accounting of the Damage

At least 30 aircraft at KHWO damaged or overturned by a tornado spawned by the storm.
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Forest Fires Threaten Annual Fly-In

Smoke-generated IFR didn't keep visitors from the annual event at Hood River.
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Ask FLYING: What Kind of Precip Will Fall First?

An aviation meteorologist reveals the progression from sleet to ice pellets to snow as we look forward to the change in seasons.
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How Should I Use the Location of Troughs Information in Flight Planning?

An aviation meteorologist explains why troughs are important enough to depict on prog charts.
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New Aviation Weather eBook Digs Into Forecasts

‘The Skew-T log (p) and Me’ aims to make flight planning more effective.
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Researcher Expects Boom in Aviation Weather Forecasting

Airport modernization projects are expected to drive demand for new weather forecasting equipment.
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Checking the Weather Is More Than Looking Out the Window

Learning how to access weather reports and interpret them is a foundational lesson.
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Is Delayed Weather Information Useful?

Datalink weather is a popular tool for pilots in the cockpit, but does its delay make it untrustworthy?
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