Aviation Insights and advanced flying tips from Airline Transport Pilot, Air Traffic Controller and Flying Coach, Ryan Van Haren.
Kliff Wight: Some People Are Just Destined to Fly
In this episode, we chat with Kliff Wight about his journey to finally becoming a Helicopter Pilot. Kliff shares some very personal and impactful stories about the road that he has travelled in pursuit of his goal. Kliff is a student at Chinook Helicopters in Abbotsford, BC. This episode is brought to you by: FlightCrew.ca
I Scared Myself In the Smoke
We talk about reduced visibility in smoke and share a story that shows that I definitely don't always make the best decisions. The most important thing is to learn from those experiences and share the lessons with others. This episode is brought to you by: fransflowers.ca
Off Airport Landings
In this episode, we talk about off-airport landings and how we can learn a few things from the Helicopter flight training manual and apply them to our fixed-wing flying. We talk about a few recent flights and some tips and tricks to consider when assessing a landing spot. This episode is brought to you by show supporter: Ryan Mitchell
Backseat Coach, How I Build a Pilot's Confidence
In this episode, I talk about why sometimes I coach from the backseat. Yes, far enough that I can't grab the controls or hit the push to talk. Sometimes all pilots need to push over a plateau is a little space. This episode is brought to you by show supporter, Lakshmikanth!
Sam Adams & George: Flying Both Airplanes and Helicopters
George (@padtango) is a helicopter instructor and is also a corporate pilot on a Piaggio 180, Sam (@heysamadams) is my helicopter instructor and just finished his fixed-wing conversion. Join us as we talk about transitioning between airplanes and helicopters. Learn about the challenges, differences and similarities as three aviators gather to talk about two very different flying machines. This episode is brought to you by show supporters: Nathan & Daniel
Owen Stacey: Pilot Resume Tips From a Chief Pilot
In this episode, we discuss tips and tricks to help you make sure that you put your best foot forward when sending in your pilot resume. Through Flightcrew.ca we have had the chance to see a lot of pilot resumes and we take some examples of the do's and don'ts when it comes to putting it all on paper. www.flightcrew.caThis episode is brought to you by show supporter: Robin Brown