The Pilotcast

Join the rebirth of the original Hangar Flying podcast with Pilot Kent and new co-hosts Pilot Bill and Pilot Tiffany on Pilotcast 71.

Flight Crew:
Pilot Kent (kent *at* pilotcast *dot* com) Twitter: @flyingcheezhead
Pilot Bill (bill *at* pilotcast *dot* com) Twitter: @billwil
Pilot Tiffany (tiffany *at* pilotcast *dot* com) Twitter: @tiffanykwolf

Reach the entire Pilotcast flight crew at pilots *at* pilotcast *dot* com, and follow us on Twitter at @Pilotcast

Ground Crew:
Every flight requires a good support crew, and ours is GREAT! The Pilotcast would not be back without their help:
Audio Editor: Pilot Stu Stevenson, (stu *at* thevoicesinyourhead *dot* com), @PilotStu,
Webmaster: Pilot Jason Wilkinson, (jason *at* pilotcast *dot* com), @jawilk
Music: Pilot Steve Tupper, (steve *at* airspeedonline *dot* com), @StephenForce,
Announcer: Pilot Troy Whistman, (troy *at* whistman *dot* com), @TJWhiskey,

Recorded Wednesday, December 2, 2009 - 51:44 - 21.8 MB

Show Links:

Pilotcast show notes are at

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Direct download: Pilotcast_071_-_The_Pilotcast_Returns_-_Aviation_Podcast_-_2009.12.02.mp3
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Join the Hangar Flying with Pilot Kent and Pilot Mike with Aviation Podcasters from around the country at Aviation Podapalooza 2009 at EAA AirVenture 2009 in Oshkosh, WI.

Recorded Friday, July 31, 2009 - 01:14:30 - 34.2MB

Pilotcast show notes are at Contact us at by email:   pilotcast (AT) g mail (dot) com

Copyright © 2009 The Pilotcast
Direct download: Pilotcast_070_2009.07.31.mp3
Category:audio -- posted at: 10:31pm EST

Enjoy listening and learning as you eavesdrop on the Hangar Flying conversation with Certified Flight Instructors!

The CFIcast #12 CFI panel:

  • Your host: Rick Durden, CFI, Aviation lawyer and author of "The Pilot's Lounge" column on and articles for AOPA Pilot and Aviation Safety, from Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Rick hosts a panel of female CFIs:
  • Kate Bernard, CFI, from Neenah, WI. Kate is developing a new Light Sport Pilot training program and is an instructor with Able Flight, a program that grants scholarships for challenged person to obtain Light Sport Pilot certificates.
  • Dr. Judith Parrish-Jones, PhD., CFI, Professor of Geology and past Dean of Science at the University of Idaho in Moscow.
  • Terri Watson, CFI, a pioneering U.S. Army veteran pilot, Commercial Fixed and Rotor wing pilot from Santa Rosa, CA.

Topics discussed by CFIcast Certified Flight Instructor panel:
  • Teaching female flight students.
  • The different typical student learning styles of women vs. men.
  • Should the CFI use different techniques for men vs. women?
  • Women and men require different motivations to fly.
  • Encouraging a lapsed student or student that has a bad experience.
  • Working out the match with the student and CFI.
  • How male instructors can avoid talking down to female students
  • How women students and pilots can deal with discrimination.
  • How woman pilots can socialize.
  • Marketing aviation to the public.
    • Building and marketing a new Light Sport Pilot school.
    • How to recruit more women CFIs.
    • How to encourage kids to get excited about aviation.
    • Elders too? They will want to get the brain exercise
Recorded Thursday, January 17, 2008 - 00:57:21 - 26.3MB

Theme Song: "Learn to Fly" by Josh Woodward Music on the CFIcast is from the Podshow Podsafe Music Network. Check it out at

Copyright © 2008, 2009 The Pilotcast
Direct download: CFIcast012_2008.01.17.mp3
Category:audio -- posted at: 9:04pm EST