on June 19, 2019

I often get asked questions as to what flares are the best. Here’s a quick snapshot of what I tell folks.   First ,Flares should be kept in a waterproof container in an easily accessible location such as a cockpit locker.  There are several types of flares for different purposes: Distress flares RED HANDHELD FLARES: Use as a line of sight distress signal by day and night.Hold with arms outstretched.Point downwind.Don’t look at flare.Lasts approx 1 […]