Tour Details

37. Across the North in a Cub Tour – Part 3 (Level 1-Easy-6A)
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Description: This is the Across the North in a Cub Tour – Part 3 of 4. This tour is a brand new four part mini-series type tour with a total of 80 Flights exploring the Great White North in a Piper J3 Cub. From the south to the north, have your favorite Piper Cub ready for this interesting and scenic four part tour series exploring many familiar and many not so familiar rugged, scenic areas and airports across the north. In addition, flight plans have been prepared for each leg of this tour in .pln format for easy GPS loading via the Flight Planner within FSX/P3D or into load them into your favorite mapping program such as GMap, Plan G etc. For those pilots who may want to fly “naked” in their Cub: no COMMS, no NAV, no autopilot or anything else except a compass and a map in their hands can fly the correct route by following the “SkyVector” mapping links that have also been prepared for each flight leg of this tour. For anyone wanting the flight plans (.pln) and/or the SkyVector mapping links (.pdf file) they have been made available on the site under Downloads/FSX Tours Revisited as a compressed file ( .rar), There is a separate .rar file for each part of the tour. It has been an interesting time preparing this tour and hope all enjoy flying the “Across the North in a Cub” tour. Part-3 of this tour has 20 Legs: Flights: AKA592-T through AKA611-T.
37. Across the North in a Cub Tour – Part 3  (Level 1-Easy-6A)

Tour Destinations

Leg: Departure: Arrival: Flight: Aircraft: Distance:
1Palmer Buddy Woods Municipal Airport (PAAQ)Wolf Lake Airport (4AK6)AKA592-TJ3 CUB7 nm
2Wolf Lake Airport (4AK6)Wasilla Airport (PAWS)AKA593-TJ3 CUB10 nm
3Wasilla Airport (PAWS)Tidewater Airport (77AK)AKA594-TJ3 CUB5 nm
4Tidewater Airport (77AK)Birchwood (PABV)AKA595-TJ3 CUB7 nm
5Birchwood (PABV)Elmendorf Afb (PAED)AKA596-TJ3 CUB15 nm
6Elmendorf Afb (PAED)Sky Harbor Airport (9AK5)AKA597-TJ3 CUB9 nm
7Sky Harbor Airport (9AK5)Fire Island Airport (6AK5)AKA598-TJ3 CUB12 nm
8Fire Island Airport (6AK5)Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)AKA599-TJ3 CUB5 nm
9Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)Goose Bay (Z40)AKA600-TJ3 CUB16 nm
10Goose Bay (Z40)Colberg Airport (5AK6)AKA601-TJ3 CUB22 nm
11Colberg Airport (5AK6)Satterbergs Airport (13AK)AKA602-TJ3 CUB22 nm
12Satterbergs Airport (13AK)Laub Airport (3AK7)AKA603-TJ3 CUB16 nm
13Laub Airport (3AK7)Montana Creek Airport (21AK)AKA604-TJ3 CUB24 nm
14Montana Creek Airport (21AK)Talkeetna Airport (PATK)AKA605-TJ3 CUB17 nm
15Talkeetna Airport (PATK)Nugget Bench (33AK)AKA606-TJ3 CUB30 nm
16Nugget Bench (33AK)Rainy Pass Lodge Airport (6AK)AKA607-TJ3 CUB64 nm
17Rainy Pass Lodge Airport (6AK)Farewell (PAFW)AKA608-TJ3 CUB48 nm
18Farewell (PAFW)Purkeypile (01A)AKA609-TJ3 CUB59 nm
19Purkeypile (01A)Nixon Fork Mine Airport (AK40)AKA610-TJ3 CUB80 nm
20Nixon Fork Mine Airport (AK40)McGrath Airport (PAMC)AKA611-TJ3 CUB33 nm
Total Distance Of Tour: 502 nm

Pilot Progress

START: PAAQ4AK6PAWS77AKPABVPAED9AK56AK5PANCZ405AK613AK3AK721AKPATK33AK6AKPAFW01AAK40PAMCComplete
1Norm  Richards - AKA995
2Steven  Almendinger - AKA1261
3Daniel  Shuron - AKA461
4Dale  Taylor - AKA138
5Roger  Triplett - AKA1305
6Tony  West - AKA490
7James L  Smith - AKA1288