Chats From The Deck
Chats From The Deck is a compilation of recordings hosted by Dave Shallbetter, volunteer chairman of Sun 'n Fun Radio 1510 AM, part of the annual Sun 'n Fun Fly-in held in Lakeland, Florida, each April. (For more information on the fly-in please visit their website- sun-n-fun.org) Some are recordings of live interviews from the deck of the radio station. Others are pre-recorded interviews done by volunteer reporters during the fly-in. There may even be some Chats From The Virtual Deck and archived recordings from years gone by... PLEASE NOTE: These recordings are copyrighten by Sun 'n Fun and may not be used for anything other than your listening enjoyment without the express written permission of Sun 'n Fun. Donations to support SnFRadio can be sent to SnFRadio@gmail.com through PayPal or by clicking below:
Tripp chats with John Zimmerman about Sporty's Pilot Shop, their sweepstakes, their partnership with EAA's Young Eagles and Sporty's Fly through service.

Tripp chats with Capt. Bob Nichols about the importance of converting from 121.5 to 406 transponders. What TFR's are and why it's important to stay clear of them and the Washington DC ADIZ

Robin & Dave chat with Ross Bishop of Brightline Bags Inc. about their revolutionary flight bag.
Direct download: 2009-04-22-_Live_Interview-_Robin-_Ross_Bishop-_Brightline_Bags.output.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:29am EST

Robin & Dr. Dave chat with John from the UK about building a plane there and the challenges faced. They also speak with Freddy from Germany about the high cost ov flying overseas. Worth listening to if only to make us realize how lucky we are here in the U.S.

Tripp, Dave and Bonnie chat with Paul about EAA's history, the new library at EAA & Ron Wagner About thier presence at Sun 'n Fun.

John chats with Dan Scwhin of Avidyne about Integra Release 9.
Direct download: 2009-04-22-_Live_Interview-_John_L-_Dan_Schwin-_Avidyne.output.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:02am EST

John Long chats with Artie Trost, who flew an untralight to Lakeland from Oregon, and Sharon Wescot of the 99's about flying, ultralight flight schools, Penelopy Pilot, and more...

Dave & Bonnie chat with the Bloodnet.net folks about the Blood Drive at Sun 'n Fun 2009
Direct download: 2009-04-22-_Live_Interview-_Dave_Bonnie-_Gary__Mark-_Bloodnet.output.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:55am EST

Dave chats with Doug Stewart, President of Stewart Finishing Systems about their product and different product lines, the importance of being Green, and Stewart's sponsorship of Sun 'n Fun

Darryl, Blair & Dr. Dave chat with Steve Brown about the Commerative Air Force, it's purpose, their presence at Sun 'n Fun, why to become a member and what CAF is doing here at Sun 'n Fun 2009.