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Flying since 1970 and instructing since 1973, Rod Machado has over 8,000
hours of flight time earned the hard way - one CFI hour at a time. Since 1977 he
has taught hundreds of flight instructor revalidation clinics and safety
seminars and he was named the 1991 Western Region Flight Instructor of the Year.
Rod holds all fixed-wing (powered) flight instructor ratings as well as an
airline transport pilot license. He also owns an A36 Bonanza.
For six years, Rod Machado wrote and coanchored ABC's Wide World of Flying.
He is AOPA's National CFI spokesman and a National Accident Prevention Counselor
appointed by the FAA in Washington D. C. Rod is the flight instructor voice on
Microsoft's Flight Simulator starting with the 2000 version and he wrote the
flight lesson tutorials for the textbook that accompanies the software. He is
also an instructor on Cessna's Computer-Based Private Pilot CD-ROM and the
author of four books, four DVDs, a 14 CD audio album, a Private Pilot Course on
30 audio CDs and a CFI image CD. You can read his monthly column in AOPA Pilot
magazine as well as in Flight Training Magazine.
Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot's Handbook
The answers to all things IFR can be found in the popular Rod Machado’s Instrument Pilot’s Handbook.
Rod Machado's Private Pilot Handbook, 2nd Edition
A serious text written in a fun and witty style.
Rod Machado's How to Fly an Airplane Handbook
A complete learn to fly handbook by one aviation's most knowledgeable and experienced flight instructions.
Rod Machado's How to Fly an Airplane MP3 Audiobook
Audiobook - Listen on the Go! A complete learn to fly handbook by one aviation's most knowledgeable and experienced flight instructions.
Rod Machado's Private Pilot Handbook - MP3 Audio Format
30 Hours of lively narration to prepare for the Private Pilot FAA knowledge and oral exams
Speaking of Flying
Personal tales of heroism, humor, talent and terror from 44 unique aviators.
Rod Machado's Plane Talk
Contains nearly 100 articles covering flights of fun and knowledge that will stimulate your aviation brain and tickle your funny bone.
The Best of Rod Machado Live on 14 Audio Lectures
These unique audio lectures contain 12.5 hours of aviation material recorded live before pilot groups across the country with Machado at his best.
Rod Machado Defensive Flying Video (DVD)
Educational video presentation as Rod Machado discusses how pilots can learn to think defensively.
IFR Flying Tips & Techniques (DVD)
Rod Machado has incorporated six of his most popular IFR segments into this educational DVD video
Rod Machado's Instrument Pilot Handbook - MP3 Audio Format
30 Hours of lively narration to prepare for the Instrument Pilot FAA knowledge and oral exams