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Pilotcast


Pilotcast is the podcast for pilots, by pilots.  Join Pilot Tiffany, Pilot Kent, and Pilot Bill for interesting discussions and interviews, some news or industry coverage, and a whole lot of fun virtual hangar flying.

Nov 30, 2005

The show for Pilots, by Pilots.
"CFI Jason" Miller from The Finer Points aviation podcast joins The Pilotcast and goes hangar flying with Pilot Dan, Pilot Kent and Pilot Mike.

  • The Finer Points aviation podcast: http://www.thefinerpoints.net
  • Are there difficult students?
  • Many pilots greatest fears: midairs, base to final stall/spin
  • Favorite phases of flight?
  • In the news:
    • The state of aviation in Chicago, where the FAA gives $3M for improving an airport while suing the city for $4M for destroying an airport.
    • NO GA USER FEES! (for a year)
    • The end of the Age 60 rule?
    • XCOR Long-EZ piloted by Dick Rutan to go for record for rocket powered flight.
  • Dan would have been safer flying.
  • Kent's excellent flying adventure to LEX - Lexington, KY.
  • Kent's pictures:
    • Flying the Chicago lakefront VFR route.
      Looking west down the Chicago River.
    • "Northerly Island Park," former site of Meigs Field
    • Flying above the clouds at sunset.
    • "Garmin GNS-430 Terrain Warning display

Remember to check out Jason Miller's The Finer Points aviation podcast. http://www.thefinerpoints.net

Podsafe music is from The Podsafe Music Network. Check it out at http://music.podshow.com

  • "Santa is on the No Fly List" by Lee Harris & the Good Time Charlies
  • "If Every Day Were Christmas" by Podsafe for Peace
    http://www.podsafeforpeace.org

Pilotcast show notes are at http://www.pilotcast.com

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