Jim Sparks

Jim Sparks has been in aviation for 30 years and is a licensed A&P. His career began in general aviation as a mechanic, electrician, and avionics technician. Currently when not writing for AMT, he is the manager of aviation maintenance for a private company with a fleet including light single engine aircraft, helicopters, and several types of business jets. You can reach him at sparks-jim@sbcglobal.net.

NEXT-TECH For NEXTGEN

Next Tech for NextGen

The Magic in the Cabin

The Magic in the Cabin

GWhiz

The New Need for Awareness

The New Need for Awareness

Avionics Technology: Air Data Today

Personal Protection

Personal Protection

TCAS

Wind Shear

Global Positioning System

Next-Generation (Data-based communcations)

Portable Electronic Devices

Preventive Maintenance

The Big Picture

The Big Picture

Magnetic Headings

Measuring The Miles

Care and Feeding of the Database

Avionics Technology: What to Do When . . .

Avionics Technology: Evolution or Revolution in the Cabin

Avionics Technology: The Pointy End 'Finishes' First

Avionics Technology: The Test Flight

Avionics Technology: The Test Flight

Avionics Technology: Things I Have Learned

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