Monthly Archives: August 2009

Where am I?

This morning, I took my first stab at supporting the W3C Geolocation API in OurAirports and If you’re using a geolocation-aware browser, such as Firefox 3.5 or recent versions of Safari, and you authorize OurAirports to know your location, … Continue reading

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Composing with navaid idents

I need to reward (and re-word) myself with a bit of silliness, after roughing in the first navaid pages on OurAirports, so here is a sentence made up entirely of valid navaid identifiers, with one small cheat at the end: … Continue reading

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OurAirports: comm frequencies, weather, runways, and notams

OurAirports now includes pilot info pages with comm frequences, live weather, runway information, and live notams — for now, it’s accessible though the “Pilot info” tab at the top of each airport page, but I’ll be redesigning the site over … Continue reading

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