Episode 9 – SPLASH Exhibition

A visit to the annual SPLASH Exhibition at Birmingham’s NEC.
I spoke to several of the exhibitors including Clive Coote from Yuneec who are developing an all electric aircraft, Mike Barnard from the LAA and Dave Unwin, Editor of Today’s Pilot Magazine. I was interested to learn about any new developments in light aviation, both from a technical point of view and legal.

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Episode 6 – Aerial Photographer

G-CBOR

G-CBOR

In today’s episode we talk to John Seville. John has had an interesting aviation career including air taxi pilot, aerial photography and even ‘Eye in the Sky’ for Piccadilly Radio in Manchester.

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Episode 4 – Microlight Flying with Mainair Flying School

Mainair's Ikarus C42s

Mainair's Ikarus C42s

An interview with Chris and Marcus of Mainair Flying School. We’ll be discovering the world of microlights and finding out just how far they’ve come in the last few years. I was certainly quite surprised at just how high-tech this new breed of light aircraft have become. Microlighting should be a definite contender if you are thinking of learning to fly or are looking for something to put the fun back into your aviation career.
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Episode 3 – Learning to Fly

Barton Airport

Barton Airport

Advice on learning to fly from Robert Knight.
This interview covers such areas as how to find a flying school, which school to pick, the sort of airfield, type of license available and much more. Bob is a flying instructor, CAA examiner and university lecturer in aviation.

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Episode 2 – A Flight to Israel

David Cohen with co-pilot David Kaminsky

David Cohen with co-pilot David Kaminsky

Dr David Cohen flew a diesel powered PA-28 to Israel from the UK. In an interview with David he recounts some of his experiences on the journey to and from Israel.
An interesting insight into some of the possible problems that can be encountered on a long flight plus some amusing anecdotes thrown in.

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Welcome to Flying Podcast

logo1Flying Podcast is aimed at aviators in the UK.

On this podcast we’ll be chatting to flyers of all kinds.

Hopefully we’ll be out there talking to anyone that has an interest in flying whether it be fixed wing, rotary, balloon, glider… anything.

Speaking to people that fly just for fun or to professionals that can maybe guide you and me through the maze of flight training.

So, if all goes to plan, we can maybe be entertained and learn something along the way.

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