Category - Episodes

41 – Flying Persistently Southwest

Today we’re listening to Tracy Farley, as she explains how she went from just trying to get over her fear of flying and heights by taking a few piloting lessons, to now sitting in the right seat of a 737 flying for SouthWest.

39 – The Rest of the Prebuy

Today we have a returning storyteller, Don Sebastian is going to share a few more PreBuy stories and will also give us a look into how he inspects airplanes remotely and teaches classes on how to do it too!

36 – Little Bitty Transoceanic Ferrying

Ever wonder how american general aviation airplanes get over to Europe? Well, of course they could be shipped, but the better way is to just fly them over and today Lynn O’Donnell tell us how she crossed over the atlantic ocean in small aircraft 52 times in 3 years!

35 – Pencil Written Checklist

Featured Image Photo Credit: Ted Carlson This time, Travis Burns tells the story of how he and five other pilots integrated the HC-144 Ocean Sentry into the US Coast Guard as their new primary surveillance airplane.

34 – The Wandering WACO

Many aviators dream of having their very own vintage aircraft, and for Lenny Ohlsson that dream came true when he acquired a WACO Biplane and flew it all over the country.

32 – Now What LORAN?

Featured Image Credit: Capital Aviation Pilots are told to trust their instruments, but today Dr. Cass Howell will read us a story he wrote about when trusting them might have become dangerous.

24 – Pago Pago

This episode is in memory of Ollie Washburn: 1932-2015 This episode our storyteller shares how he became a senior captain for a steel company, and some of the interesting places he got a chance to visit.

22 – Machine Mishaps

This time we hear several stories from an ultralight flying couple about their most interesting flights, but before that here’s the daredevilish way our first storyteller got into flying

Veteran’s Special 2015

This time we honor our veteran’s who served in the armed forces. So far, The Logbook has featured a few military stories, and in this special episode we’ll look back at some of the favorites. We’ll also hear stories that didn’t make it into the prior shows, and some that’ll be...

21 – Hang Glider Tug

This time we hear how a hang-glider flying club designs and builds a ultralight tow plane and we’ll hear some interesting stories that came with developing it.

19 – Propeller Production Predicaments

This time we hear about what it’s like to build a kit plane and the difficulties that come with flying with friends to different air shows. We also learn how our storyteller started a business making airplane propellers.