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14 reasons to visit Basel

Tucked away on the River Rhine is Basel, Switzerland’s third biggest city. With its close proximity to both Germany and France, Basel has a unique identity and culture. As soon as you land in Basel, you’ll notice the city’s fascination and love with everything art related. It’s also an international hub with numerous international companies using Basel as their headquarters. Here are just a few reasons why you need to visit the city of Basel, if not today, then at least once in your life. 1. Become a Part of Basel’s Art Scene Image credit: artbasel.com Basel has long had a beautiful affiliation with art. The variety of special art events in Basel every year highlight some of the world’s most

8 of the most popular questions about the 'ADS-B Out' mandate answered

The FAA estimates that up to 160,000 aircraft will need to equip by 2020 and as the ADS-B Out mandate is fast approaching I wanted to answer some of the most popular questions I've been asked so you can keep your aircraft in the air. What is ADS-B? ADS-B stands for Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast and allows Air Traffic Control (ATC) centers to track and manage aircraft with GPS technology. Up until now ATCs have relied on radar technology to transmit data about who and where an aircraft is. This data would be sent from a transponder on the aircraft down to the ground control to identity who it is and how high it is. Pilots and ground control agents have to calculate what direction

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