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  • Rod Machado's How to Fly an Airplane Handbook (Book or eBook) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's How to Fly an Airplane Handbook (Book or eBook) from $ 44.95
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    Rod Machado’s How to Fly an Airplane Handbook - 510 full color pages. All Products Meet New Test Standards! Updated to 2018   Thinking about learning to fly? Then this is the book...
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    18.5 Hours of Narration by Rod MachadoMP3 Files on DVD or a 1.5 Gig DownloadAll Products Meet New Test Standards! Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018 This valuable one-stop audiobook contains the information...
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  • Rod Machado's Private Pilot Handbook (Book or eBook) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Private Pilot Handbook (Book or eBook) from $ 49.95
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    Rod Machado’s Private Pilot Handbook – Third Edition, 656 full-color pages, soft cover. Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018. All Products Meet New Test Standards!     Flying is fun, and with Rod Machado’s Private...
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  • Rod Machado's Private Pilot Audiobook (MP3s on DVD or Download) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Private Pilot Audiobook (MP3s on DVD or Download) from $ 99.00
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    Rod Machado's Private Pilot Audiobook (MP3s or DVD) - 30.5 Hrs. Narration. Third Edition Audiobook Matches HandbookAll Products Meet New Test Standards! (Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018)    This product consists of a...
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  • Rod Machado's Private Pilot Starter Kit QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Private Pilot Starter Kit $ 134.95 $ 94.00 SALE
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    SOFT COVER (physical) BOOKS. Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018. ALL PRODUCTS MEET NEW TEST STANDARDS! Enjoy Rod Machado's two most popular private pilot handbooks (physical books) for 30% off! This collection gives...
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    Rod Machado’s Private Pilot Workbook – 264 color pages, eBook ONLY!Meets New Test Standards! - Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018For Second and Third Edition Private Pilot HandbooksAs a programmed learning guide, this book...
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    Enjoy Rod Machado's private pilot products as a digital collection for 40% off! This collection gives you all the study material (and more) needed to begin your adventure at learning to...
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    Private Pilot Ground School Syllabus for Instructors and Students Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018 I'd like to offer you my FREE Private Pilot Ground School Syllabus. It is completely FREE (so is the Flight Training...
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  • Rod Machado's Sport Pilot Handbook (eBook only) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Sport Pilot Handbook (eBook only) $ 44.95
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    Rod Machado’s Sport Pilot "Airplane" eHandbook – First Edition, 609 full color pages (soft cover). Meets New Test Standards! Updated to 2017 information. (Printing not available with this eBook)Flying is fun, and with...
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    Rod Machado’s Plane Talk (The Mental Art of Flying an Airplane) – First Edition, 455 pages    Plane Talk covers aviation’s most critical human factor issues. Since about 85% of all accidents are...
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  • Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Handbook (Book or eBook) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Handbook (Book or eBook) from $ 49.95
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    Rod Machado’s Instrument Pilot’s Handbook (Book or eBook) Second Edition (Soft Cover), 656 full color pages Copyright/Updated 2018 - All Products Meet New Test Standards!   Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Handbook is a teaching tour de...
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  • Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Audiobook (MP3s on DVD or Download) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Audiobook (MP3s on DVD or Download) from $ 99.00
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    Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Audiobook (MP3s or DVD) 33.5 Hrs. Narration by Rod MachadoAll Products Meet New Test Standards! Updated to 2018   This product consists of a single DVD containing 30 hours of...
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  • Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's "e"Survival Manual (PDF eBook) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's "e"Survival Manual (PDF eBook) $ 29.95
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    Rod Machado’s Instrument Pilot’s eSurvival Manual (ebook ONLY!)Fourth Edition, 531 full color pages, Updated to 2018    Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Survival Manual is written to answer the instrument pilot's most important...
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  • Basic Cross Country Flight Planning for Beginners - eLearning Course QUICK VIEW Basic Cross Country Flight Planning for Beginners - eLearning Course $ 29.95
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  • Understanding Airspace - Interactive eLearning Course QUICK VIEW Understanding Airspace - Interactive eLearning Course $ 29.95
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    Understanding Airspace for All Pilots- $29.95 (3 Hrs., 05 Min) All products meet new ACS standards. Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018PLEASE CLICK "VIEW/FIND COURSE" TAB TO LEARN HOW TO ACCESS YOUR COURSERod...
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  • Basic Aerodynamics - Interactive eLearning Course QUICK VIEW Basic Aerodynamics - Interactive eLearning Course $ 29.95 $ 24.95 SALE
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    Digital Images for Instructors to Teach Private Pilot Ground School - Price: $39.95 (Download Only. We no longer sell these files on a CD.)Copyright 2018/Updated to 2018 Easy to use:Rod Machado’s...
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  • Rod Machado Live - 14 Audio Lectures (MP3s on DVD or Download) QUICK VIEW Rod Machado Live - 14 Audio Lectures (MP3s on DVD or Download) from $ 24.95
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    Rod Machado's Aviation Humor Laugh along with over 2,000 pilots as Rod delights and entertains his audience with some of the best of his aviation stories. As a professional humorist,...
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Latest Posts

  • The Middle-aged Aviator

     By Rod Machado Over the years, I’ve heard many stories about middle-aged pilots (45-65 years) who gave up flying due to a sudden onset of anxiety. Apparently this wasn’t induced by any specific aviation trauma nor inspired by the relatively... read more

  • Cargo Cult Thinking

    By Rod Machado  Early in the 20th Century, pilots visited remote islands by air, dropping off goodies for Tarzan and Jane. On subsequent visits, these pilots noticed that the natives had built flimsy stick-and-twig replicas of their airplanes. Anthropologists named... read more

  • Recent Changes to Part-61 and Why They Are FANTASTIC!

    By Rod Machado Am I happy about the recent changes to FAR Part 61? You bet I’m happy. These changes will be helpful to general aviation in much the same way a corkscrew is to a Frenchman on Bastille Day.... read more

  • FAR CHANGES THAT BENEFIT GENERAL AVIATION - BIG TIME!

    The FAA has just released several "final new rules" that will have a positive effect on general aviation. The FAA deserves props for these changes and I want to be the first to congratulate them. You can read the rule making... read more

  • ACS Changes? Don't Celebrate Yet

    Flight instructors! Remove those party hats, collect the confetti and deflate those balloons because this is no time to celebrate. Celebrate what? I'm speaking of celebrating the FAA's semi-reinstatement of full-stalls in the June 2018 Commercial Airplane ACS. It turns out that... read more

  • How Is Maneuvering Speed Determined?


    If you've ever wondered how engineers find an airplane's maneuvering speed, here's your chance to understand the concept in non-technical terms. That's right! No math here. Sit back, relax and let Rod Machado help you better understand Va and how... read more

  • Why Maneuvering Speed Changes With Weight


    In the previous video titled, "Understanding Maneuvering Speed," I explained how maneuvering speed helps prevent structural damage to the airplane. In this video, I explain why maneuvering speed changes with a change in the airplane's weight. You must watch the... read more

  • Why Vx & Vy Change With Altitude

    If you've ever wondered why Vx (best angle of climb speed) and Vy (best rate of climb speed) change with altitude, here's a short explanation of the concept by Rod Machado read more

  • The Proper Attitude for Making a High Density Altitude Takeoff

    Not knowing how to select the proper attitude for departure from a high density altitude airport means you might accidentally clip the top of tall pine trees near the end of the runway (or worse). This is no way to... read more

  • Teaching Students How to Think Ahead of the Airplane


    Here is a simple but very effective behavior modification technique I've used with my students over the years to train them to think ahead of the airplane. It's based on the principle of associative conditioning. Use it to train your... read more

  • Rod Machado's Five Step Teaching Process (For Any Teacher/Instructor)

    Here is a 5-Step teaching strategy that I've used for decades—both in and out of an airplane cockpit—with great success. It's useful by any teacher in any training situation because it provides a strategic approach to changing a student's behavior.... read more

  • Leaning the Mixture for a High Density Altitude Takeoff

    Here's a short video showing you several ways to lean your airplane's mixture for a high density altitude takeoff. This piece covers leaning for normally aspirated engines having fixed pitch and constant speed propellers. (www.becomeapilot.com) read more