Paramotor Radio

Episode #19 – Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Expanded

Lightroom: An Over The Top Digital Darkroom For many of us, photography is something we regularly do from our paramotors. In light of that I have tried to supplement this podcast with as much good information about photography as possible. Episode #19 expands upon Episode #9 which was about processing...

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Episode #18 – Ryan Shaw Interview

Ryan Shaw: World Record Holder, Competition Winner, Nirvana USA Owner Interview with Ryan Shaw. Ryan tells us about his background, his company Paradrenalin, and all about Nirvana Paramotors. It's a great 25 minutes or so of interesting conversation! Links: Paradrenalin: http://www.paradrenalin.com ...

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Episode #17 – Good Decision Making

Good Decision Making Starts Before You Ever Leave the House Check yourself - Make sure your decisions are comprehensive where their scope is concerned, specifically... Physiological Reasons: Don't fly if you work graveyard shifts of if your normal sleep patterns are inadequate over a course...

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Episode #16 – Complacency Kills & Site Updates

Overview: The Pitfalls of Complacency I cover the subject of pilot complacency as it relates to paramotors and how it can bite! Three Solutions to Overcoming Complacency Leadership: Police yourself Partnership: Foster strong partnerships in your flying partners Scholarship: Continue...

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Episode #15 – 2014 Palm Bay PAL Paramotor Fly-In & USPPA Convention

Overview: Interviews and on site reporting from the 2014 Palm Bay PAL Paramotor Fly-In & USPPA Convention. Paratour – Eric Dufour Mac Para – Andy McAvin Viking PPG – Robert Kittila Aerolight – Javier Casaudoumecq Planet PPG – Paul Czarnecki Freedom Flight...

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Episode #14 – FAA Encounter

Overview: This episode was recorded earlier in the month. FAA: We were followed and then questioned by the FAA last year, and this is a summary of what happened. iPhone: A short snippet on how I wired my iPhone, CAUTION you’re doing this at your own risk both in the liability of the install and in it’s...

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Episode #13 – Opinion: Internet Forum Hostilities

Overview: Viewer emails and an opinion piece on internet forum hostilities, reproduced below... Viewer Emails: A note for beginners or people interested in getting started for Brad A word on noise suppressors for Domenic A description of my helmet setup for Dave Internet Forum Communication is Primitive...

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Episode #12 – Forward Launch Techniques with Team Fly Halo

In this episode I interview Byron and Shane from Team Fly Halo. They offer tips on forward launches with emphasis on no wind conditions. Additionally, I review the Blackhawk Flight Suit and share a remarkable experience I had while paramotoring. It's a good episode folks! Length: 23:23 Show Links(s): Team...

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Episode #11a – Additional Interpretations and Info on the topic of the NOAA Sanctuaries

Episode 11a is an addendum to Episode 11, with additional interpretations and information on the topic of overflight in the NOAA Marine Sanctuaries on the California and Washington State coastlines. Length: 9:21 Show Links(s): West Coast sanctuary overflight now a dangerous gamble – AOPA.Com NOAA...

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Episode #11 – You Can Kiss Some Prized Coastline Goodbye

Recently the NOAA (National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration) regulated very large portions of the California and Washington State coastlines as off limits to powered aircraft. I share my thought's on this in Episode 11. New California Overflight Regulation Areas New Washington Overflight Regulation...

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