371 episodes

The Finer Points is the original educational aviation podcast. Launched in 2005, TFP delivers expert CFI wisdom from award winning certified flight instructor, Jason Miller. Over the last 20 years Jason has been working to perfect the art of flight instruction. He was named FAA Wester Pacific CFI of the year in 2009 and 2016, works as an AOPA Air Safety Institute instructor, and writes monthly columns for FLYING magazine. Jason is passionate about conveying accurate, meaningful information to pilots.

The Finer Points - Aviation Podcast Jason Miller

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    • 4.9 • 15 Ratings

The Finer Points is the original educational aviation podcast. Launched in 2005, TFP delivers expert CFI wisdom from award winning certified flight instructor, Jason Miller. Over the last 20 years Jason has been working to perfect the art of flight instruction. He was named FAA Wester Pacific CFI of the year in 2009 and 2016, works as an AOPA Air Safety Institute instructor, and writes monthly columns for FLYING magazine. Jason is passionate about conveying accurate, meaningful information to pilots.

    Talk with ATC and ME - Aviation Podcast

    Talk with ATC and ME - Aviation Podcast

    In this podcast, I'm joined by RH from the Opposing Bases podcast. We take listener questions and do a "lightning round" of ATC annoyances. Please enjoy!

    • 30 min
    The Youngest YouTuber I Know - Aviation Podcast

    The Youngest YouTuber I Know - Aviation Podcast

    In this podcast, I talk with Carson Wagner, a 13-year old student pilot and the youngest YouTuber I know - as the host of "George Has The Wheel." Check out this kid! Way ahead of the game. http://podpage.com/ghtwhe
    We also review the old "Box Canyon Turn". Please enjoy!

    • 16 min
    Changing Your Personal Minimums - Aviation Podcast

    Changing Your Personal Minimums - Aviation Podcast

    It's not easy to know when it's time to up your personal minimums ... or how you might go about that process. In this podcast, two Flight Instructors discuss their own minima and how we approach this for students. Please enjoy!

    • 15 min
    Let's REVIEW The Flight Review - Aviation Podcast

    Let's REVIEW The Flight Review - Aviation Podcast

    In this podcast, I answer a few questions -
    - How do I approach the Flight Review
    - How Does Standardization Work
    - What Would I Say To Somebody Who Doesn't "need" a Checklist
    Enjoy!

    • 20 min
    A Very Special Case - Aviation Podcast

    A Very Special Case - Aviation Podcast

    In this podcast, we discuss special VFR. What it is, how to obtain it, and most importantly how it is used in practice. 

    • 10 min
    A Bad Pattern - Aviation Podcast

    A Bad Pattern - Aviation Podcast

    In this podcast, we discuss the recent mid-air collision in Watsonville California, and discuss the gold standard of ongoing training. Please enjoy!
     

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

Mimpe ,

Private pilot

Professional,candid,polite and highly informative- a great help for my first 300 hours of flying. Thank you for all your efforts Jason.

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