The Pilotcast

The Pilotcast pilots, Pilot Dan, Pilot Kent, and Pilot Mike report from Hartford, CT after the first full day of AOPA Expo 2007 on Thursday October 4, 2007.

  • Dan talks to Doug Priestley of DTC Duat about DUAT and the new Duat Mobile at http://www.duat.com/mobile
  • Pilot Kent has more show news.
    • Fitting in the Cirrus Jet
    • The Piper Malibu Matrix
    • The new Diamond Diamond Star aircraft


Photo: Diamond Aircraft President Peter Maurer tries out the Cirrus Jet (mockup).
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Stay tuned to The Pilotcast for our AOPA Expo 2007 reports!

Song: "Flying Away" by Empyrion from the State of Washington. Music on the Pilotcast is from the Podshow Podsafe Music Network. Check it out at http://music.podshow.com

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The Pilotcast pilots, Pilot Dan, Pilot Kent, and Pilot Mike are joined in the Hangar Flying at AOPA Expo 2007 in Hartford, Connecticut on Wednesday October 3, 2007 for journalist and aviation author Rinker Buck and CFI Kate.


Photo: Left to right, Kent, Rinker Buck, Mike, and Dan.

  • Pilot Kent has a pre-show news update.
  • Rinker has a message for Patty.

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See the earlier post for pictures and more the news updates from Expo day -1. Click on the photos see the higher resolution versions.

Stay tuned to The Pilotcast for our AOPA Expo 2007 reports!

Song: "Flying Away" by Empyrion from the State of Washington. Music on the Pilotcast is from the Podshow Podsafe Music Network. Check it out at http://music.podshow.com

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

Copyright © 2007 The Pilotcast

Direct download: Pilotcast_AOPA07-2007.10.03.mp3
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The Pilotcast pilots are joining the Hangar Flying at AOPA Expo 2007 in Hartford, Connecticut through Saturday October 6. If you will be attending please say hello to the Pilotcast pilots or send us an email.

Pilot Kent and Pilot Mike with CFI Kate flew from Northern Illinois in Mike's Piper Cherokee 235. Pilot Dan greeted the Pilotcast flight as it landed Tuesday night in Connecticut.




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Preliminary pre-show open news:

Kent got the scoop the new Diamond Star XLS, which features a higher canopy and several more features over the regular Diamond Star. Kent was VERY grateful for the increased headroom.

 



 


Cessna is showing a Diesel powered 172 Skyhawk! You'll be able to fuel your Skyhawk with Jet A right there with the big boys.

 


Cirrus is displaying the mockup of The Jet.

 


We have it on good authority that Piper aircraft will be making an unveiling of a "secret" project at AOPA Expo on Thursday...

EXCLUSIVE SPY PICS! Piper Aircraft is showing the Malibu Matrix, which appears to be a non-pressurized piston Malibu.


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Stay tuned to The Pilotcast for our AOPA Expo 2007 reports!

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