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Q2: What other sources of aviation information are there on the net? A: Guenther Eichhorn maintains a very well-organized set of information on general aviation which is available on the web: http://www.landings.com/aviation.html The information below has been extracted from this page for those who are not web-capable and would like ftp access to a few key items. The Federal Government maintains a fair amount of FAA information which may be obtained by ftp from: ftp://fwux.fedworld.gov/pub/faa/faa.htm These documents are in a number of different formats, including text, various versions of MS Word, Adobe Acrobat, several compressed archive files, and more. The FARs (FAR_xx.DOC) are text files; the Practical Test Standards (PTS_xxx.n) are Word 6.0 for Windows. A list of major airports, including code letters and latitude and longitude, may be obtained by ftp from: ftp://aviation.jsc.nasa.gov/pub/fly/data/ This site also contains a set of FAA data tapes, last updated 9/14/95. These data tapes are large and not particularly easy to process; if you are looking for data with which to do flight planning, please read Q13 and Q10 below.