22 – Sport Pilot Flies to Oshkosh (2018)

We talk with Joey Shreve, who’s a relatively new Sport Pilot. Joey flew in to Airventure Oshkosh 2018 for the first time in his 1946 Ercoupe 415-C.

Talking with Joey is a fantastic example of how Oshkosh is more than airplanes. There’s so many interesting people to meet there too!

Joey shares his adventure of flying from Ohio to Oshkosh, which was his longest flight as a pilot. He also talks about the great parking spot he got with his plane, the people he met, the fun things he saw, the cool aviation items he bought…and…what “puddle jumping for pie” means.

Interview recorded July 2018.

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Music on the podcast is “Arcade Montage”, by Lee Rosevere. http://happypuppyrecords.ca
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21 – 11,898 Miles to Oshkosh

If you’ve experienced Airventure Oshkosh before, you might have heard some stories of the long distances people have traveled to get there.

Well, I’ve never heard of a longer distance than what Glen Towler traveled: 11,898 miles.

Glen is from New Zealand, and on this episode we talk about a lot of interesting things: what aviation is like in New Zealand, about some of his aviation interests and experiences, and how aviation podcasts and aviation social media can make some unique connections, and some new friends.

I met Glen a few years ago in Camp Scholler, and he’s a great example of the interesting people you can meet in aviation, in some cases, literally from the other side of the world.

Interview recorded July 2018.

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The Preferred Altitude Podcast is an aviation podcast that strives to share some of the many fascinating stories about unique and timeless aviation. More aviation podcast episodes are available at: Podcast.PreferredAltitude.com

Please consider leaving a review of the Preferred Altitude Podcast on iTunes because it will help get the word out about this aviation podcast to even more people who love unique and timeless aviation. Thank you!

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The Preferred Altitude Podcast is an aviation podcast produced by PreferredAltitude.com – Preferred Altitude, LLC – where you can find great apparel and gear for unique and timeless aviation brands!

Website: https://www.preferredaltitude.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/preferredaltitude
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Music on the podcast is “Arcade Montage”, by Lee Rosevere. http://happypuppyrecords.ca
(music used under license)

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Please remember that this podcast should not be considered flight instruction.

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Thank you for listening!