Summary: Join your hosts from the FAA Production Studios who will bring you interesting and informative interviews with aviation professionals, industry leaders, and technology and news updates. Aviation safety is our primary objective working to reduce incidents and accidents in every facet of flying making our skies safe for all who enjoy the gift of flight.
Obie Young conducts a telephone interview with Ben Coleman live (and hunkered down in a wind blown tent) at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
John Mahany interviews three presenters during EAA AirVenture 2012 in OSH. First, he speaks with Mark Korin, President of DepotStar, about their Alpha Systems AOA product. Next, he brings us Danny Carpenter of King Air Nation and, finally, John talks to Clare McEwan from Air Safaris International.
Rich Tillery interviews a true legend in aerobatics, Gene Soucy, talking about his two world aerobatic chamionships with partners Tom Poberezny and the late Charlie Hilliard.
Rich Tillery hosts Lee Louderback of Stallion 51, P-51 flight school in Kissimmee, FL at SUN 'n Fun 2012.
Obie Young conducts a telephone interview with Ben Coleman live from the flight line at the Reno Air Races
Rich Weber hosts this episode recorded during Sun 'n Fun featuring Lori Bradner and George Bartuska, teachers at the Central Florida Aerospace Academy. Topics include curriculum and the new CAP program.
Rich Weber interviews Billy Henderson, founder of SUN 'n FUN and John Leenhous, current President and they discuss the event past, present and future.
Amy Laboda conducts an Airventure 2012 interview with J. Scott Merritt, founder and president of Voice Flight Systems, about the VFS101 which is an FAA certified speech recognition system that allows pilots to enter waypoints and airways into their GNS430W/530W GPS units.
Obie Young interviews Steve Purello, CEO and Volunteer Pilot with Angel Flight Southeast. Angel Flight™ Southeast, Inc. is a non-profit volunteer pilot organization involved in “public benefit flying.” Angel Flight provides a variety of services to the community, but mostly arranges free air transportation by private aircraft to distant medical facilities when commercial service is not available, impractical or simply not affordable.
Rich Weber conducts a interview with Henry T. Curvat, President of the 388th Bomb Group Assoc., Inc. They discuss the Bomber Group and the 63rd Annual Reunion that will begin Aug 29th, 2012 in Savannah, Georgia.
Amy Laboda interviews Louisa Fisher, Program Manager for Emergency Training & Cabin Safety at FlightSafety International in Savannah GA, during the 2012 NBAA Flight Attendants/Flight Technicians Conference.
Amy Laboda conducts a 2012 EAA AirVenture interview with Rachel Donald, Aviation Representative for DeLorme, about search and rescue for light aircraft and DeLorme's inReach solution.
Rich Tillery conducts a Sun 'n Fun 2012 patio interview with Ravi "The Raviator," a Flying Musician and Senheiser Aviation Speaker, about becoming a pilot and encouraging those with the flying bug to live that dream and do it safely.
Obie Young receives a field report from Ben Coleman who attended the Sentimental Journey Fly-In at Lock Haven, Pa. The annual event celebrated the seventy-fifth anniversary of the venerable Piper J-3 Cub, which first flew from Lock Haven in 1937 and was produced there for 10 years.
Obie Young conducts a interview with Barbara Tolbert , Executive Director for the Arlington Fly-In and Mayor of the City of Arlington Washington State. They compare the safe operation of an airshow to a small city and discuss the importance of volunteerism.