38. Across the North in a Cub Tour – Part 4 (Level 1-Easy-6A)Status: Active
Description: This is the Across the North in a Cub Tour – Part 4 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-4 of this tour has 20 Legs: Flights: AKA612-T through AKA631-T. Before starting this Part 4 of the CUB tour, we have already travelled 2282.14 nautical miles in Parts 1, 2 and 3 (not including additional waypoints that were added). And there are only 846.14 nautical miles left to go!
The mileage summary of this “CUB” tour: Part 1=1,067.93 nm, Part 2=500.633 nm, Part 3=713.58 nm and now Part 4=846.14 nm so by participating and completing all 20 legs in each part of this tour, you will have travelled a grand total of 80 flight legs and a total of 3,128.28 nautical miles in your CUB. Congratulations to ALL pilots for making it this far: now the last 20 legs: Part 4 of 4 of this tour begins.