Why are some VORs neither true nor magnetic?

Ever wonder why neither True North nor Magnetic North seem to match up with your VOR, despite your best flight planning calculations? That VOR could be off as much as 6 degrees. Here’s an explanation from the AeroNav division of the FAA: “When a navaid is...

Teaching Tips

Current Submissions Precise Aircraft Handling, submitted by Brett Bell 8-1-06 Engine Failures, submitted by Laura George 3-19-05 Landing Straight, submitted by ERAU Flight Standards Dept. 2-23-05 Teaching Lazy Eights, submitted by Jim Pitman 11-20-04 Don’t Panic...