Warbird Radio LIVE!
|Join Matt Jolley for Warbird Radio LIVE! Matt interviews guests from the warbird community, authors, historians, and various individuals who helped shape history.
ABOUT THE HOST: Matt's an experienced aviation journalist, former television news anchor and current host of the world's only daily talk radio show for warbird fans...Warbird Radio LIVE. In addition to his work in the media, Matt also enjoys flying vintage military airplanes. He recently flew a 1951 deHavilland DHC-1 Chipmunk solo over 7000 miles across the United States and Canada. Matt is also the proud caretaker of a 1943 Taylorcraft L-2M. If you have a story idea for Matt please contact him directly using the Contact Us page.
QUICK LINK: Matt Jolley
WARBIRD RADIO – Our friends at the Freeman Field Recovery Team will be featured on NatGeo’s popular show Diggers this Tuesday (March 11th) at 10pm (EST) on the NatGeo Channel. David Gray joins Matt Jolley with an update on the buried WWII German aircraft on Freeman Field. Find out how the recovery is progressing and how you can get involved. Thanks for tuning in!
QUICK LINK: Digger’s On Nat Geo
QUICK LINK: Freeman Field Recovery Team
MONDAY – Here’s a look back at one of our “best of” shows. Matt’s back from Dayton, Ohio with a new Warbird Radio Presents. Warbird Radio Presents – The Herb Stachler Story will debut later this week…but Monday morning Matt will play an un-edited selection of Herb’s interview on Warbird Radio LIVE. Mr. Stachler has over 100 combat missions in the P-47 and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for a mission over Europe. Tune in Monday morning at 10am (EASTERN) for a preview of Herb’s story. Thanks for listening!STUDIO LINE: 478.787.4768
Herb Stachler Preview Picture Gallery
WARBIRD RADIO – Sean O’brien from the B-17 Alliance Group joins Matt Jolley with a restoration update on their B-17 “Lacey Lady”. Gary Velasco (Fighting Colors.com) also stops by to announce the start of a nose art panel give away here on Warbird Radio. For complete contest rules download the show now and take a listen. Thanks for tuning in!
QUICK LINK: B-17 Alliance Group
QUICK LINK: Fighting Colors
WARBIRD RADIO – Harry Schoning joins Matt Jolley with a full report on CF-BNF’s recent test flight. CF-BNF is Canada’s first Tiger Moth and marks the start of a long love affair between the RCAF and the “C” model DH-82 Tiger Moth. Mike Porter also chimes with news on DH-82C 1136 and winter flying.
For more information on 1136 or CF-BNF just click on the Quick Link posted below. Thanks for tuning in! We hope you enjoy this week’s show.
FYI…if you’re interested in buying her give Harry a ring: 760-217-4325.
QUICK LINK: CF-BNF’s Website
WARBIRD RADIO – This past December, during the International Council of Air Shows annual convention in Las Vegas, WRL’s Matt Jolley had the privilege of hosting A Conversation With Heroes. The event featured fighter pilot and triple ACE Bud Anderson, fighter pilot and Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee, and RCAF Lancaster bomber tail gunner Si Campbell.
The stories and life lessons contained in this conversation are well worth the time. We hope you enjoy!
A special thank you to the International Council of Air Shows for making this re-broadcast possible.
QUICK LINK: International Council of Air Shows