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:

Interview with Sun n Fun's President and U.S. Navy hero.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_2_-_John_Leenhouts.mp3
Category:Virtual Deck Chats -- posted at: 9:17pm EDT

Direct download: Sun_n_Fun_Morning_Show_4-6-16_Second_Hour_-_Part_2.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:23pm EDT

Direct download: Sun_n_Fun_Morning_Show_4-6-16_Second_Hour_-_Part_1.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:57pm EDT

Direct download: Sun_n_Fun_Morning_Show_4-6-16_First_Hour.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:20pm EDT

Direct download: Student_Reporter_-_Trevor_-_How_Teens_Can_Get_Involved_in_Aviation.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:54pm EDT

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Rise_Above_and_Commemorative_Air_Force.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:42pm EDT

Direct download: SNF_Day_1_-_Commemorative_Air_Force.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:27pm EDT

Listen to Craig Barnett describe the fascinating world of aircraft paint scheme design from Cessna 150's to airliners.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Scheme_Designers.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:34pm EDT

Mike Zee - S.E. Region AMT of the Year

Mark Dukorski - S.E. Region CFI of the Year

Jack Menendez - S.E. Region FAAST Team Safety Representative of the Year

Caitlyn Rosenoff - James C. Ray Flight Scholarship Recipient

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Award_Winners_Interview.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:12pm EDT

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Angel_Flight.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:39pm EDT

Hear all about Avidyne's latest glass cockpit solutions for general aviation aircraft.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Avidyne_Avionics.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:34pm EDT

Learn about Pipistrel's powered gliders during a remote broadcast from the LSA Mall (Paradise City).

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Pipistrel_Aircraft.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:42pm EDT

Listen as Jamie Beckett and Les Smith share about how flying clubs are forming across the country allowing pilots to get back into aviation affordably and new pilots can earn their wings.  

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_AOPA_Flying_Clubs.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 11:03pm EDT

Hear of the many benefits of this association open to anyone whowants to join.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_National_Association_of_Flight_Instructors.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:31pm EDT

Hear the latest from Sonex and Larry Overstreet's Sonex projectwhich WILL be able to fit to come out of his basement.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Sonex_Aircraft.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:29pm EDT

Inspiring interview with Commemorative Air Force Red Tailsofficers and original Tuskegee Airmen pilot.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Red_Tails_Rise_Above_Exhibit.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:27pm EDT

Listen as David, Mike, Kirby, & Derek describe the opening day of the Sun n Fun International Fly In & Expo from Lakeland, Florida.  Airplanes are heard flying by in the background as Fly-in comes to life.

 

For more information on SUN 'n FUN go to www.sun-n-fun.org

 

Direct download: Sun_n_Fun_Morning_Show_4-5-16_First_Hour.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 6:02am EDT

The latest on this innovative organization that is making adifference in aviation on many different levels.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_Women_in_Aviation.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:35pm EDT

Hear amazing inside information about this dynamic airshowperformance team and the aircraft they fly.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_Aeroshell_Team_Interview.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 10:32pm EDT

Hear about the Central Florida Aerospace Academy ACE program andthe fabulous P51 Mustang - Stallion 51.

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_Stallion_P51.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 9:59pm EDT

Hear young Trevor talk about his passion for aviation, his newbusiness, and his interview with the airport manager and ATCcontrollers at the new Lakeland Control Tower .

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Trevor_-_Kids_Eyes_on_the_Skies_4-5-16.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 8:57pm EDT

Hear Sun n Fun Radio Chairman Dave Shallbetter and his crew kickoff the 2016 Fly In with Sunny the Rooster and all the excitementthat is Sun n Fun!

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_Intro_4-5-16.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 8:23pm EDT

SNF 2016 Day 1 - Oregon Aero - Mike Dennis - 4/5/16

Hear all about Oregon Aero's fine aviation products that make each flight easier and less tiresome.

For more information on Oregon Aero: http://www.oregonaero.com/ or: 800-888-6910

For more information on SUN 'n FUN: www.sun-n-fun.org

 

Direct download: SNF_2016_Day_1_-_Oregon_Aero_-_Mike_Dennis_4-5-16.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 8:20pm EDT

Listen as David, Mike, Kirby, & Derek describe the opening day of the Sun n Fun International Fly In & Expo from Lakeland, Florida.  Airplanes are heard flying by in the background as Fly-in comes to life.

 

For more information on SUN 'n FUN go to www.sun-n-fun.org

 

Direct download: Sun_n_Fun_Morning_Show_4-5-16_Second_Hour.mp3
Category:SnFRadio LIVE -- posted at: 11:30pm EDT

Direct download: Nancy_Spielberg.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:43am EDT

Direct download: SNF_Raptor_Pilot_Craig.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 9:12am EDT

Direct download: Jamie_Summer_Camps.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 9:09am EDT

Direct download: Geo_Caching.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 5:03am EDT

Direct download: Amy_Girl_Scout_Leader.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 5:01am EDT

Direct download: SNF_Volunteer_Trip.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:58am EDT

Direct download: Roger_David_Pilot.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:54am EDT

Direct download: Jeremys_First_Flight.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:51am EDT

Direct download: Jive.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:48am EDT

Direct download: Laura_Vaughn.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:43am EDT

Direct download: Pilot_Buzz.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:38am EDT

Direct download: Pilot_Wayne.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 4:30am EDT

Direct download: Rob_Williams_Interview.mp3
Category:Aerospace Discovery 2014 -- posted at: 3:50pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Friday_Morning_Run_Up-Dave_and_Mike.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:27pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Artist_Frank_Martin.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:23pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interview-Ravi_the_Raviator.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:21pm EDT

Direct download: Trevor_-_10_Year_Old_Pilot_in_Training.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 11:15pm EDT

Direct download: Uncontrolled_Airspace_Podcast.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 11:14pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Morning_Run_Up-Sunday.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:16pm EDT

Direct download: Patty_Wagstaff_Interview_-_Aerobatic_Pilot_and_AOPA_Ambassador.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 7:05pm EDT

Amazing power glider with Rotax engine and phenomenal performance.

Direct download: Stemme_Aircraft_-_Marc_Stevenson_and_Luca_Bertosio.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 7:02pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interview-Makenzie_Raye.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:17pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interview-Aerostar_Formation_Aerobatic_Team.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:05pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interview-Theresa-Lightspeed_Aviation.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:49pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interview-Dr_Peggy_Chabrian-Women_in_Aviation.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:47pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Morning_Run_Up-Part_1-Texas_Raiders_B17.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:40pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Morning_Run_Up-Part_2-Texas_Raiders_B17.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:34pm EDT

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interview-Rob_Wilkes-Pilot_Mission.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:42pm EDT

Carl Valeri chats with Philip Wyatt, president of Bede Aero Southeast bout the new facility & new Bede aircraft.

Direct download: 2014-DeckInterview-BeDeAero-PhilWyatt.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 6:33am EDT

Interview with Dr. Peggy Chibrain who talks about women in Aviation

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Women_In_Aviation-Dr_Peggy_Chabrian.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 5:02pm EDT

Interview about Women's Air Race Classic

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Womens_Air_Race_Classic.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 5:00pm EDT

Interview with the WASPs

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-WASP.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 4:59pm EDT

Interview with Nate Ward talking about the National Aviation Academy 

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-National_Aviation_Academy-Nate_Wade.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 4:55pm EDT

Live Broadcast interview with Sara Rutland from Shoreline Aviation Insurance

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Shoreline_Aviation_Insurance-Sara_Rutland.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:38pm EDT

Live raido broadcast recording of Lynn Ramsey's, from Leaville Colorado Airport, interview

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Leaville_Colorado_Airport-Lynn_Ramsey.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:34pm EDT

Carl Valeri interviews Joe Lopano from Tampa Intl Airport

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Tampa_Intl_Airport_Joe_Lopano-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:30pm EDT

Carl Valeri interviews Greg Koontz

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Greg_Koontz-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:27pm EDT

Gail Agnew interviews Bill Jennings

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Bill_Jennings-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:25pm EDT

Carl Valeri interviews Piaggio

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Piaggio-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:24pm EDT

Hank's Aero Adventures was interviewed by Carl Valeri

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Hanks_Aero_Adventures-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:23pm EDT

Carl Valeri does an interview about Waco

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Waco-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:21pm EDT

Interview done by Howie Marlin featuring Bob highley


Interview about Open Airplane Rob Rakic

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Open_Airplane-Rod_Rakic.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 1:44pm EDT

Interview with Lee launderback talking about Heritage Flight

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-Heritage_Flight-Lee_Lauderback.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 1:40pm EDT

Interview with Dr. William Busch about AV Medicine

Friday, April 4, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck_Interviews-AVMed_51-Dr_William_Busch.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 1:20pm EDT

Interview about Certifiec Flight Insturction

Thrusday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Certified-Flight-Instructors.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 1:16pm EDT

Interview done by Mel Smith about the Intl Welcome Center

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Intl_Welcome_Center-Mel-Smith.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 11:01am EDT

Robin Lamar interviews the WASPs at a luncheon

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-WASP_Luncheon-Robin_Lamar.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 11:00am EDT

Gail Agnew interviews Ray Daniel 

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Ray_Daniel-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:59am EDT

Gail Agnew interviews Marvin Miller 

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Marvin_Miller-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:58am EDT

Carl Valeri interviews Bob Anderson and talks about the Armed Forces Store


Gail Agnew interviews Jim cloverdale

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Jim_Cloverdale-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:54am EDT

Gail Agnew interviews Milt Voigt Pioneer

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Milt_Voigt_Pioneer-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:04am EDT

Gail Agnew interviews William Earl Lane

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-William_Earl_Lane-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:03am EDT

David Kolbaba interviews Walt Whitholtz

Direct download: 2014_Field_Interview-Walt_Whitholtz-David_Kolbaba.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:01am EDT

Gail Agnew interviews Betty Daniels

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Betty_Daniel-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 10:00am EDT

Carl Valeri interviews Peter form Waco

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Peter_from_Waco-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:59am EDT

Interview done by Carl Valeri with Matt Younkin

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Matt_Younkin-Carl_Valeri.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:58am EDT

Interview talking about Heaven's Landing

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Heavens-Landing2.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:39am EDT

Interview talking about all the Women in Aviation

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Women-In-Aviation2.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:38am EDT

Interview with the WASPs

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-WASP.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:35am EDT

Interview about the volunteers and all they do for Sun 'n Fun

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Volunteer-Spotlight.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:34am EDT

Interview talking about the School Tours 

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-School-Tours.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:32am EDT

Interview talking about the Pilot Mall and their website www.pilotmall.com

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Pilot-Mall-dot-com.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:31am EDT

Interview talking about Levil Technology

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Level-Technology.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:30am EDT

Interview talking about Honda Generators

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Honda-Generators.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:23am EDT

Interview with Garmin

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Garmin.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:22am EDT

Interview with the Fly Mechanic people

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Fly-Mechanic-dot-com.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:21am EDT

Interview talking about the Commemorative Air Force

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Commemorative-Air-Force.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:20am EDT

Interview with British Air Cadets

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-British-Air-Cadets.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:18am EDT

Interview about the AV Lab

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-AvLab.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:18am EDT

Interview with AOPA talking about their Rusty Pilots Initiative

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-AOPA-Rusty-Pilots-Initiative.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:17am EDT

Live, on-air interview of Aaron Trippin talking about Trade a Plane TV

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Direct download: 2014-Deck-Interview-Aaron-Tippin-and-Trade-A-Plane-TV.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 9:15am EDT

Mel Smith interviews Dan Mandell 

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Ben_Mandell-Mel_Smith.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:27pm EDT

Mel Smith interviews Bud Davidson

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Bud_Davidson-Mel_Smith.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:26pm EDT

Gail Agnew interviews Beverly Lily

Direct download: 2014-Field_Interview-Beverley_Lilly-Gail_Agnew.mp3
Category:Sun 'n Fun 2014 -- posted at: 3:23pm EDT