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|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.
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WARBIRD RADIO – Noted military aviation author and former WWII P-51 pilot Jerry Yellin shares his story this Tuesday night with Matt Jolley. Mr. Yellin landed on Iwo Jima March 7, 1945, strafed Japanese positions for the US Marines and flew 19 long range (VLR) missions over Japan. He and his wife of 61 years, Helene, have four sons and six grandchildren, three who live in America and three who live in Japan.
Mr. Yellin is currently working with Operation Warrior Wellness to provide relief for veterans suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Hear his own courageous story of flying, fighting and overcoming PTSD this Tuesday (9/9/14) at 8pm (EASTERN).
UPDATE: CAPT Jim Porter (USN RET) and P-51 Mustang demonstration pilot Andrew J. McKenna will also join Tuesday’s show. CAPT Porter is the President of the Freedom Museum in Manassas, Virginia. The museum is raffling away a ride in McKenna’s restored P-51 this October. Tickets are $10.00 USD and available by dialing: 703-393-0660 or emailing: email@example.com.
The Freedom Museum is also hosting a hangar dance and motorcycle raffle as well. For more information visit their website which is Quick Linked below. Thanks for tuning in.
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WARBIRD RADIO – Matt’s back LIVE tonight (9-2-14) at 8pm Eastern time. Tune in for an action packed show with lots of guest and some big news for our Texas friends. Did we mention the all new LIVE channel is back as well? New shows and some of your favorites can be heard 24/7 by clicking the Listen LIVE button on the right side of your screen.
Call in tonight with your comments and questions! Our studio contact numbers are posted below. Thanks again for tuning in and we hope to hear from you tonight.
UPDATE: Guest include USAF Col. Joe Kittinger (RET), Red Bull Stratos Project Manager Art Thompson, Mike Ginter from the Culpepper Air Fest and Patrick Mihalek from the Warbirds of Glory Museum (Sandbar Mitchell).
WARBIRD RADIO – Hear the news about the CAF’s big move to Dallas from Commemorative Air Force CEO Steve Brown. Plus, listen in as WR’s own Zane Adams recounts his flight on the EAA’s B-17 “Aluminum Overcast”. Matt also outlines the plans for the new live channel coming this summer and all the new shows.
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WARBIRD RADIO – Tune in for a full update on the B-17 Texas Raiders. Find out how there 1/2 month tour to Sun-N-Fun and more went! We’ll also speak with a WWII Blimp crewmember who flew along the east coast on coastal patrols. This particular veteran went on to serve on Privateers and said “today” is the day he flies on a B-17.
Gary Velasco also stops by and announces the P-38 nose art panel winner! We hope you enjoy this week’s broadcast (and be sure to thank a veteran). Thanks for listening!
WARBIRD RADIO – The patriots at Warrior Aviation are at it again! Listen in as Pat Marsh and Mark Burgess outline their next honor flight over Arlington National Cemetery later this month. Download this episode for all the details.
FYI…Gary Velasco also chimes in on next week’s big giveaway. Thanks for tuning in!