Inclusion was the theme of speakers at the opening session of the NBAA-BACE convention in Las Vegas Tuesday. For Steuart Walton, the grandson of Walmart founder Sam Walton, that means making communities, individuals and businesses all participants in keeping local airports vibrant. Basketball great Magic Johnson talked about inviting inner city minorities into doing something that conventional wisdom said wouldn’t interest them.
Foreflight has tapped the resources available from Boeing, its new owner, and created a “super computer” for flight planning for business aviation called Foreflight Dispatch. Founder and CEO Tyson Weihs explains how it works.