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Author: Trent Robinson Aviation

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Join me, Trent Robinson, an experienced Head of Operations, flight examiner, and charter pilot with over 26 years of experience, as we delve into the fascinating world of aviation. Based in Darwin, Australia, this podcast is designed for aviators of all levels, from beginners to advanced professionals. While our discussions have an Australian focus, the insights and knowledge shared are applicable to aviators worldwide.

Expect a variety of content, including insider tips, discussions on flight training and safety, advice for flight tests, in-depth explorations of aviation theory and regulations and engaging conversations with special guests. Whether you're a seasoned pilot or just starting your aviation journey, there's something here for you.

Don't miss out on valuable insights and entertaining discussions – subscribe today! Stay connected by reaching out to me via email at info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au or find me on Instagram and Facebook by searching for Trent Robinson Aviation.

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Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Instructor training is an important part of becoming an instructor. Who you learn from being pivotal in ensuring you get the best start possible. However, after reading responses from some of you in our survery and the feedback at the conference recently was that there is a lot of what to teach going on, but not a lot of why. So in this episode I want to discuss this and look at ways we can train our instructors better which will flow onto...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!UPRT and Create Better Pilots Conference wrap upFuture plans for the ConferenceAnd getting back into tailwheel and the Extra 300 with a side of formation flying.Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robinson_aviation YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@flighttrainingaustraliaTikTok https://www.tiktok.com/@flighttrainingaustralia...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Night Flying is great fun and a challenge at times, especially in remote areas with no ambient lighting, this can leave pilots vulnerable to various illusions. In this episode we will look into various visual illusions and the human factors affecting pilots at night. Plus the UPRT workshop and Create Better Pilots Open Forum is on June 28th and July 1 & 2. Tickets available here!It's tax time! All Patreon subscriptions are tax deductible!!&n...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!In this episode I discuss what it's like in a day in the life of a charter pilot, the very thing you are training for and how to best be prepared when your opportunity comes along!Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robinson_aviation YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@flighttrainingaustraliaTikTok https://www.tiktok.com/@flig...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!In Episode 122 I discussed the state of flight training standards in Australia. There ar many reasons for this, but one without doubt is to do with the quality and level and training received by flight instructors. In this episode I'll discuss instructor training standards, CAR 5 vs Part 61 requirements and what we could be doing better.Damien Rose HiflyMedia Podcast link - Join me as I chat with Damien about my careerSupport the Show.Email: inf...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Learning to fly can be an incredibly challenging but rewarding experience. But how do you start? Without knowing what questions to ask how can you arm yourself to not be taken advantage of or end up on a course that's not suited to you??Well you've come to the right place!Instructor Survey Link Please click hereSupport the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://w...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!The Freedom Formation Display Team is made up of 13 passionate aviators who wish to share their enthusiasm for aviation with the members of the public and inspire the next generation to pursue their dreams. The majority of the team is Sydney based and all come from all walks of life including retirees, former airline captains, Tech, construction and small business owners.https://www.freedomformation.com.au/Pacific Airshowhttps://pacificairshowau...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message! Pilots make radio calls all the time, travel over wide open spaces and place faith in the big sky theory for separation. But every now and then, two aircraft manage to find themselves in the same spot at the same time. In this episode, Im going to examine a bunch of incidents and an accident where just this scenario did or almost did play out and what you can do to mitigate the risks.UPRT Conference - LinkAnonymous Survey - Please take the...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Join me as I speak with master instructor and author Rich Stowell from the United States! Meet Rich at the UPRT Conference June 28th 2024 in Caboolture, Qld!!https://www.richstowell.com/UPRT Conference June 28-30th Click here for tickets!Grab a copy of Rich's book - PilotTrainSupport the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robinson_avia...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Ever since planes first took to the skies, we've been on a mission to make them bigger, faster, safer, and now, more automated. In today's episode, we'll explore the evolution of autopilots, how they've become a staple in light aircraft, and the ups and downs of relying on them. Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robin...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Michael Smith's Circumnavigationhttps://www.southernsun.voyage/aroundoz100Richard Stowell and Industry WorkshopsUPRT and Industry WorkshopsATSB ReportsFlight Below Glideslope - Sydney Airport Fokker Descent Below MSAPerceived time PressuresFatigue and High WorkloadDescent Below Segment MSASupport the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!A Cessna 172 struck the ground and nearly collided with hangars while going around following a fast and long landing on Gold Coast Airport’s shorter cross runway. Let’s look at what happened and how better decisions could have been Industry Forum July 1 & 2The Right Way Up with Richard Stowell - DetailsATSB Report LinkSupport the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinson...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!I speak with Paul Strike from Strike Aviation about what we can do to improve flight standards for pilots as well as the upcoming conference:CREATING BETTER PILOTS OPEN FORUMINDUSTRY PARTICIPANTThe open forum invites industry stakeholders from the following 3 groups to sit together to brainstorm potential solutions to the perceived problem. 141/142 Training Providers GA First Job Providers ...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!I've been vocal about the challenges we're encountering, from the quality of commercial graduates to the disconnect between training practices and real-world demands. But this isn't just about pointing out problems; it's about sparking meaningful conversations and driving change where it's needed most.Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagr...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Back in the Mallard OPC’sRefuelling from bowsersForced Landings – where would you land? Beach landingCabin and baggage doors open in flight – what would you do?!?Door open crash videohttps://youtu.be/8jfZ1qtk8Fs?si=yo4Cf4vNraGysIRLSupport the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robinson_aviation YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@fl...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!My Top Pet Hates 2024 edition!If you are struggling and want to talk to someone help is availablehttps://www.navigatingaviation.com/Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robinson_aviation YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@flighttrainingaustraliaTikTok https://www.tiktok.com/@flighttrainingaustraliaPodcast Episodes: http://www....
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Understanding weather predictions and utilizing them for flight preparation is one aspect, yet managing weather conditions in-flight is entirely different. Having ample experience aids in making sound judgments. Nevertheless, making inadequate decisions can subject pilots to heightened stress levels and potential disasters. In this episode, I will delve into the necessary forecast considerations for flight planning and subsequently explore a sce...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Went flying the other day and ended up with a flat nose wheel. But why??? Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_robinson_aviation YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@flighttrainingaustraliaTikTok https://www.tiktok.com/@flighttrainingaustraliaPodcast Episodes: http://www.flighttrainingaustralia.com.au
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Today, we'll be discussing the essential items that every pilot should have in their flight bag to stay organized and prepared during their flights. Whether you're a student pilot or a seasoned aviator, having the right tools can make a significant difference in your flying experience."Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrobinsonaviation Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/trent_rob...
Would you like to know more? Flick me a message!Last episode I discussed the options to choose from after completing your CPL, namely multi or turbine or instrument rating. In this episode I’m going to discuss the ins and outs of the flight instructor rating, the misconceptions, the applications in industry and realistic expectations of what's required to raise the standards in our industry.Support the Show.Email: info@trentrobinsonaviation.com.au Facebook: http://www.facebook.com.au/trentrob...
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