Sunday, November 15, 2015

SMAC108 Drone Registration and Airplane Parachutes

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Carl Valeri at Wyoming Valley Airport, PA
Carl At Wyoming Valley Airport , PA

Preflight:
Welcome to Episode 108. In this episode we discuss the proposed drone registration and airplane parachutes. The Cirrus Ballistic Recovery system saves another life and we discuss this incident. We also have some cool flying videos to discuss. Drone registration is proposed to increase safety promote education on the safe use of drones.

This episode was recorded on Veterans Day and we have a special message to Veterans who are important in our lives. We especially want to say thanks to our veteran friends and family of the podcast.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Aircraft Insurance: More Options = More Savings

Aircraft Insurance: More Options = More Savings

It’s simple, really. Having more options within a market creates competition which drives down prices. This same statement can be applied to the aviation insurance industry. For years, one direct writer dominated the aviation insurance market, charging premiums that best fit their own bottom line. Why not take advantage of the competition and save an average of 70%* on your aircraft insurance through Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR)?

Friday, November 6, 2015

Aviation Month on Savvy Central Radio!

    It's aviation month at Savvy Central Radio! I'm honored to be a part of this wonderful lineup. Check out what's coming up below! For my interview, click here.
    This November 2015 on Savvy Central Radio
    (Aviation Month poster designed by Windtee)
    Mon, Nov 02 Steve Thorne of Flight Chops Producer/film aviation.
    Fri, Nov... 06 Victoria Neuville Zajko author of Turbo the Flying Dog
    Mon, Nov 09 Jeffrey Robert Moss aka "MossY" 2010 National Flight Instructor of the Year.
    Fri, Nov 13 Lockheed Martin American global aerospace, defense, security and advanced technologies company.
    Mon, Nov 16 Abingdon Watches Aviation watches for women.
    Fri, Nov 20 Ariel Tweto - TV producer and actor of "Air Alaska" Discovery Channel, Pilot
    Mon, Nov 23 Paul Harrop AOPA Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
    Fri, Nov 27 Captain Doron Certified Flight Instructor and Commercial Pilot
    Mon, Nov 30 Daren Sorenson United States Air Force F-15 Fighter Pilot


Monday, November 2, 2015

SMAC107 Flying With ALS – Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Flying a Maule, and More

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tom-frick
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Welcome to Episode 107 of The Stuck Mic AvCast, an aviation podcast about Learning To Fly, Living to Fly, and Loving to Fly! Sharing the magic of aviation is a joy flight instructors experience every day. Occasionally, instructors have a student which changes our lives and perspective on life. Today we discuss flying with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) and how the lessons have changed the life of both the student and the instructor.

Joining us for this episode are two guest hosts Russ Roslewski, flight instructor and aviation blogger; and Tom Frick, Flight Instructor from West Florida. Are regular hosts Victoria and Carl also join the conversation today.