The Pilotcast

Hangar flying with Pilot Dan, Pilot Kent, and Pilot Mike. Kent's blimp pilot interview and Pilot Ron from California.

  • Pilot Kent interviews blimp pilot Steve Wood of Lightships!
    http://www.lightships.com
  • Pilot Ron from Mountain View, California joins The Pilotcast.
  • FAA graphic TFR web site.
    http://tfr.faa.gov
  • Bill Cox of Plane and Pilot magazine is accused of violating a Presidential TFR.
    http://www.planeandpilotmag.com/content/2005/aug/xc_chance_meeting.html
  • How to contact flight service via cellphone. AOPA's list of FSS phone numbers: http://flighttraining.aopa.org/flight_bag/forms

    REMINDER! LAST CHANCE! SEND YOUR COMMENTS on the Washington DC ADIZ!

    Show notes are on http://www.pilotcast.com

  • Direct download: pilotcast_011_2005.10.26.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:50pm EDT


    • Hangar Flying with Pilot Dan and Pilot Mike
    • In the news:
      • First fatality on a Young Eagles flight.
        http://www.youngeagles.org
      • Mid air takes Mark Schaden, webmaster of flightinfo.com
      • Plane down in AR gets help by using SMS messages.
      • Dago Red, "The World's Fastest P-51" up for bid on eBay.
        Update: The bidding hit $1.2Million but the reserve was not met.
    • Insurance companies add 25% surcharge for planes over 30 years old?
  • Flying in winter. Why aircraft engines need preheating.
  • Rod Machado! Part 2 of "Aviation Humor with Rod Machado"
    Visit http://www.rodmachado.com for great learning resources and fun excerpts from his tapes!
    Tell Rod The Pilotcast sent you.

  • Rod Machado
    Thanks again to Rod Machado.

    REMINDER! LAST CHANCE! SEND YOUR COMMENTS on the Washington DC ADIZ!

    Direct download: Pilotcast_010_2005.10.19.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:04pm EDT


    Show notes are at http://www.pilotcast.com

    Direct download: Pilotcast_009_2005.10.10.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

    Pilotcast #008 - 2005.10.05

    WRITE the FAA and your congressperson to oppose a permanent ADIZ for Washington, DC! http://www.aopa.org/adizalert
    Direct links are in Pilotcast #7 below (September)

    Show notes are at http://www.pilotcast.com

    Direct download: Pilotcast_008_2005.10.05.r.mp3
    Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:12pm EDT