We stock these Rod Machado Training Materials and they are normally ready to
ship within one business day (usually the same day).
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.