It used to be that going to a Realtors office meant browsing the many window flyers about properties in the immediate area. You could stand outside of the window, and just like at some major retail outlets, check out the wares that were being offered.
Electronic flight bags, or EFB’s for short, have quickly become the flight bag of choice in the cockpit world of pilots. No longer does a pilot have to carry on paper or hard copy instructions that might weigh as much as 30 to 40 pounds when going to work.
In winter, snow creates a dangerous amount of glare. While you’re driving, skiing or clearing your walk from the latest fresh snowfall, snow reflects light in all directions. Sunlight will go directly into your eyes, as well as bouncing off of reflective surfaces such as street signs and windows.