I'm always on the lookout for fun Aviation YouTubers. This guy is a hoot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnucQM4iMoI Follow him. DO IT.
Guest: Charlie Becker This is one of those wide-ranging conversations where we talk about so many things in just one hour I had to listen back to it just to make these show notes 🙂 Charlie is a real asset to the aviation community, and it's always a great time with him. We get into... Continue Reading →
I keep hearing that we need to get kids involved in XYZ. Most recently I've heard this uttered in regards to aviation. Actually, I hear it as: OMG AVIATION WILL DIE UNLESS WE GET KIDS INVOLVED. THEY JUST WANT TO STARE AT THEIR PHONES ALL DAY. THE SKY IS FALLING. I hate that. Stop saying... Continue Reading →
I have a nostalgia for a time I didn't even experience. Sometimes... well often, I long for a time where travel was majestic, and mysterious. Exotic. I could watch this over and over and dream of the DC-6 Stratocruiser as it brought travel to a place that was too remote before... https://youtu.be/xDgWUf36Buw
I make no attempt to hide the fact that the Corsair is my favorite airplane. My wife even designed the above book plate for me because of this. For a little fun on Friday, here are 5 Corsairs flying at once at the Planes of Fame Airshow 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qg-xa52udO8
https://youtu.be/-TIJ9APEd5s It's been a long time since I've flown anywhere with my Dad, so we met and grabbed a Skyhawk from my flying club. We spent most of this morning waiting for the fog to clear, and once we got in the air it was obvious that the weather wasn't going to cooperate in either... Continue Reading →
The amazing FlightChops team (back them on Patreon) did a walk through of a B-29 in flight. I had the privilege of doing this same thing in a B-17 in flight a few months ago and I cannot describe with words what it is like. Hopefully this video at least gives you a taste. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XakK81edKFA... Continue Reading →
I present you with Cessna's "How to buy an airplane" movie. Looks like late 50s to me and it's really fun. "So there I was... doodling airplanes again..." http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7VX6neqB_c
Guest: Liberty Naud When you walk into a room full of kids who are supposed to be learning and find them playing solitare on their computers what do you do? Liberty Naud starts a nationwide education initiative and it works. Also, OMG ROBOTS!!! Host: Michael Doornbos Email email@example.com or leave a comment and let us know your thoughts. Subscribe... Continue Reading →
If you don't think this is funny, you may have been dropped on your head.