These are large versions of printable vector blanks for those who may enjoy a manual challenge. The one at right is a sample showing how the circle graph is used for calculating winds.

This is decidedly old school in our environment where GPS’s inhabit everything including watches. But it can be kind of fun to use these tools to both figure out where are but know where you’ll be in x number of minutes. And to figure out the wind direction while flying.

Wind Vector Blank  PDF File, 4 Mb (Large file!)

2 pages. One blank Circular graph for calculating ground speed based on forecast winds aloft with another page showing an example of how to use it.

NavLog PDF File, 50 Kb

A graphic form that is to be usable in flight for anyone wanting to try their hand at dead reckoning as described in Chapter 13.