Thoughts From The Flight Deck
TFTFD is a podcast about flying. Pilot/CFI Bill Duffy talks about flying and general aviation from the perspective of a pilot and Long Island, New York based flight instructor. The show is a mix of educational topics and hanger flying style chitchat.
 

Podcast 74 Thoughts from the Flight Deck    
Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

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Understanding ATIS!
CFI Bill‘s tutorial on ATIS.

1. ATIS has a fixed format, which helps a Pilot decode it.
2. KFRG ATIS compared to KISP ATIS.
3. Live ATIS recordings to help you learn to interpret them.
4. Find us at www.foxfieldaviation.com .
5. Looking for a flight instructor on long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_74.mp3
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Podcast 73 Thoughts from the Flight Deck

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

Starting Out Right!

CFI Bill on electronic logbooks, free iBooks, and too old for ATC.

1. Electronic logbooks are the way to go .

2. How to get free aviation iBooks.

3. When are you too old for a ATC Job.

4. Find us at

www.foxfieldaviation.com .

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip, long Island, NY- Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .

tftfd@cs.com

 

 

 

 

 

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_73.mp3
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Podcast 71 Thoughts from the Flight Deck     

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

Another Crazy Day!

CFI Bill  on  WINGS, Groupon’s and crazy days.

1. CFI Bill was thinking the WINGS program is a good thing .

2. Another crazy day at the airport.

3. Groupon is already doing what EAA wants to do.

4. Find us at www.foxfieldaviation.com 

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip, long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_72.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:00 AM

Podcast 71 Thoughts from the Flight Deck    

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

Careful What You Wish For!CFI Bill on flying in gusty cross-winds.

1. CFI Bill was thinking he needed some x-wind practice.

2. When is a x-wind too strong.

3. Unexpected wind shear.

4. Find us at

www.foxfieldaviation.com

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip, long Island, NY- Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .

tftfd@cs.com

 

 

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_71.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:00 AM

Podcast 70 Thoughts from the Flight Deck     

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

Flying Groupon’s!

CFI Bill  on new flying job.

1. CFI Bill is working for a company giving intro rides.

2. The dream of being a Pan Am Pilot.

3. Loving traffic information systems.

4. Find us at www.foxfieldaviation.com 

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip, long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_70.mp3
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Podcast 69 Thoughts from the Flight Deck     

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

God Doesn‘t Think He‘s A Pilot!

CFI Bill  on learning to fly with minimum instrumentation.

1. The FAA retains the complex requirement for the commercial certificate.

2. Local knowledge and reporting points.

3. A most rewarding flight review.

4. Find us at www.foxfieldaviation.com 

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip, long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_69.mp3
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Podcast 68 Thoughts from the Flight Deck

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

Flying Partial Panel VFR!

CFI Bill on learning to fly with minimum instrumentation.

1. All pilots are too dependent on instruments .

2. Cover up all your non essential instruments and learn how to fly.

3. Scan problems flying the Garmin G1000.

4. Find us atat www.foxfieldaviation.com 

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip, long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_68.mp3
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Podcast 67 Thoughts from the Flight Deck

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

A Student Pilot(?) Experiences Class Charlie Airspace!

CFI Bill Relives His Commercial Check Ride.

1. Without proper training a trip to a controlled field can be exciting .

2. Why it is good to practice your radio calls.

3. Listen to liveatc.com and learn the language.

4. Find us at

www.foxfieldaviation.com

5. Looking for a flight instructor at Islip MacArthur Airport, long Island, NY- Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .

tftfd@cs.com

 

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_67.mp3
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Podcast 66 Thoughts from the Flight Deck     

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

There is nothing like real grass!

CFI Bill Duffy's  Thoughts on teaching soft field takeoffs and landings!

1. Soft field landings and takeoffs should be experienced on grass.

2. Always get a checkout in a new airplane.

3. Golf courses make great emergency landing sites.

4. Find us at www.foxfieldaviation.com 

5. Looking for a flight instructor on long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_66.mp3
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Podcast 65 Thoughts from the Flight Deck     

Your host is Pilot Bill, CFI,CFII

$$$$$$$$$Note: click on the pod to play! ( no money, but you did look)

Did you loose your medical? You can still fly!

CFI Bill  Thoughts on flying after you loose your medical.

1. Even if you loose your medical you can fly with a flight instructor.

2. Flying the Beech E33 Bonanza.

3. Dealing with pre check ride  anxiety.

4. Find us at www.foxfieldaviation.com 

5. Looking for a flight instructor on long Island, NY-  Bill Duffy -CFI, CFII

Subscribe to TFTFD on iTunes!!!!

Email for people who would like to contact me .  tftfd@cs.com

Direct download: tftfd_podcast_65.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:00 AM