Rank #2: Episode 72: Trouble with iPads
We are back! Chris flies to Catalina, Brad cancels some flights, and John still wishes he could fly.
Jan 12 2019
Rank #3: 73: Flying Slant ForeFlight
We have a special guest, Bill Forelli (Bill4LE), who joins us to talk about flight simulators, twitch, and using flight simulators to cut down costs of training.
Jul 17 2019
Rank #4: Episode 2: First Flights, a Solo, and a Line Up and Wait
In this episode, John, Chris, and Mark return to talk about their first flights. We also discuss how we feel about radio communication. Finally, John has his first Solo!
Audio from John's first solo can be found at http://podcast.inthepatternpodcast.com/Cockpit_Audio/John
Pictures of the Cessna 140: http://picasaweb.google.com/101867191272847636708/Cessna14002?authkey=Gv1sRgCNSAv_Kznoy8OA&feat=directlink
- John: CFI Tony and CFI Matt, #OSH10 crew, Twitter folks, other aviation podcasters, and CFI Stew.
- Chris: Everyone who listened last week and twitter folks.
- Mark: CFI Greg, Twitter folks, Nate (denverpilot), Dave (Daveflys), and other aviation podcasters.
Oct 28 2010
Rank #7: 70: I forgot my kneeboard
We are back from OSH! We chat about our week at the show then dive into what we've been doing since.
Aug 09 2018
Rank #8: 69: The impossible turn is very possible
The gang is back after doing some flying and for some reason, can't stop bringing up #OSH18.
Jul 16 2018
Rank #9: Episode 5: A Few Weeks of Nothing
After a few weeks off, the gang is back to discuss the FAA Written Exam and Pre-Solo Test. We discuss where we are in our studies, what test prep aides we use, and also what to expect on the pre-solo written test. Finally, John has a question about wheel pants and pre-flight.
- Our Listeners
- Airplanista Aviation Magazine: http://Airplanista.com, or @Airplanista on Twitter.
- Pilot Finance
- CFI Usman
- The Pilots Journey Podcast: http://pilotsjourneypodcast.com
Dec 08 2010
Rank #10: Episode 3: Museums and Maneuvers
In this episode, the gang talks about local museums and their initial thoughts on doing the maneuvers for the private pilot certificate. They discuss thoughts and reactions to learning slow flight, stalls, ground reference maneuvers, and steep turns. Finally, Mark talks about his first solo!
Audio from Mark's Solo: http://podcast.InThePatternPodcast.com/Cockpit_Audio/Mark
Pictures from John's trip to Fantasy of Flight: http://picasaweb.google.com/jay12701/FantasyOfFlight#
Chris' YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/cholubaz
- Mark: Family, Wife, Twitter Followers for support
- Chris: CFI Jackie, Twitter Followers @ChrisMuncy and @VeryJR
- John: CFI Usman
Nov 10 2010
Rank #11: Episode 4: Pitot Tube Covers
In this episode, we talk about our latest lessons, more soloing, and the problems with having multiple instructors. Also discussed, the one and only Emergency Landings.
Pictures from Chris' visit to the Deer Valley Pilots Association Annual Membership Renewal Picnic: http://picasaweb.google.com/chris.holub/DeerValleyPilotsAssociation2010#
Special Thanks to Adam Fast, @AdamCanFly on Twitter, for the new and improved stall horn sound.
Nov 15 2010
Rank #12: EAA AirVenture 2013: BaconCast with Ron Klutts
Aug 11 2013
Rank #13: EAA Airventure 2013: Interview with Sam and Nick Moore
Chris takes a few minutes to talk to Sam and Nick Moore (@AA1Flyer) about their experiences at Oshkosh for the 29 years Sam has been coming to the show.
Aug 08 2013
Rank #14: EAA AirVenture 2013: BaconCast with Paul Harrop
Aug 12 2013
Rank #15: Episode 9: One Crazy Night, A Solo Cross Country, and the FAA Written
In this episode we discuss an interesting, eventful, learning opportunity John had on a night cross country. Chris does some more cross countries by himself, and Mark passes the FAA written and gets back in the saddle.
Mar 06 2011
Rank #16: Episode 7 Bravo: The Checkride
Part 2 of our great discussion with Doug Hindman and Mark Pollard about the Private Pilot Checkride. During this segment, we discuss general checkride topics and John asks a few questions he has about his upcoming checkride.
Where you can find Doug and Mark
Jan 19 2011
Rank #17: Episode 13: Nervous Passengers, Hood Work, and More IFR Training
In this episode Brad shares his latest IFR training flights. John takes his friend for his first airplane ride and learns a lot about nervous passengers. Chris discusses some of the hood work he has done. Mark has been stuck on the ground due to weather.
- NavTrainer (iPhone/iPad) (Android) A helpful app for better understanding navigation instruments (VOR, NDB, ILS).
- Ron Levy’s Checkride Advice for making the ride with your DPE pleasant and educational.
Jul 17 2011
Rank #18: Episode 14: Chris Passes The Written!
Chris passes his written! Finally.
N354MA the Plane Chris flys has issues. AC broke one week and the the ammeter boke the next...Delays delays delays
Brads flying more IFR traing and got some actual IMC in
Takes another flight and uses the pesky autopilt and it decides to act up.
Mark gets a nice Fathers Day giftcand uses it on his next flight.
John...well John watched a few YouTube videos of some planes.
- Chris' Flight to Payson: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iBzvyGn2Qos, http://picasaweb.google.com/chris.holub/FlightToPaysonForBreakfast
- Mark's Flight Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkpNJBgZyWE&feature=channel_video_title
Jul 17 2011
Rank #19: Episode 10: Cross Countries and the Dog Bag
In this episode, Mark starts his cross country training, Chris flies his tail off, and John takes up his Dad for his first flight. Plus, a we share a few in flight oops stories. Better hold on to your lunch, cause it's time to go In The Pattern.
Apr 03 2011
Rank #20: Episode 6 Alpha: A Whole Lot of Everything
In this episode the gang returns, and boy do we have a lot to talk about. So much in fact, this is a two part episode. So here in episode 6 alpha, we talk about what we have done the past few weeks, and well, we ran out of time!
Stay tuned for episode 6 bravo in the next week or so as we finish up our long and overdue discussion.
Jan 06 2011