Warbird Radio LIVE! – R.A. “Bob” Hoover – Episode 577

HooverandColleenWARBIRD RADIO – We’re kicking off our fall season with R.A. “Bob” Hoover!  Tune in for a preview of Matt’s mentoring session with Mr. Hoover and hear some of his life lessons for yourself.  The entire interview will be available during a special Warbird Radio Presents later this season.  We’ll also hear from Karen Hinton and learn the latest news from Planes of Fame.

FYI…last minute addition WWI historian JR Williams and Charles M. Schulz Museum Curator Corey Kanzenberg talk about a new exhibit featuring Snoopy and the Red Baron.

The show kicks off at 8pm ET (10/20/15) right here on WarbirdRadio.com.  For more information just click on the Quick Link below.

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FLYING THE FEATHERED EDGE – Filmmaker Kim Furst – Warbird Radio LIVE! – Episode 553

Kim-Furst-HeadshotWARBIRD RADIO – Filmmaker Kim Furst joins Matt Jolley on Warbird Radio LIVE to discuss her latest project:  FLYING THE FEATHERED EDGE – The Bob Hoover Project.  Hear the stories first hand from legendary aviator and aviation pioneer, R.A. “Bob” Hoover.

In FLYING THE FEATHERED EDGE Bob Hoover tells his own story – and shares, with his trademark charm, the hard earned wisdom of a life spent pushing the edge of the envelope while contributing to aviation’s many developments.  Call in this Tuesday night (2/3/15 at 8pm EASTERN) with your questions and comments.

In addition to Mr. Hoover, the film also includes Harrison Ford, Dick and Burt Rutan, Carroll Shelby, Gene Cernan, Medal of Honor Recipient Col. Bud Day, Clay Lacy, General Jack Dailey, and Sean D. Tucker.

About Kim Furst:  Filmmaker Kim Furst is an award winning director and editor of popular documentaries.  Recent work as producer/director includes episodes of PBS’s “The Horsemen Cometh,”  producer “Making Of” documentaries for “Mission Impossible 3,”(Golden Satellite Award, “Best DVD Extras”) and “25th Anniversary of Risky Business” among others.  This is Kim’s fifth aviation documentary as film editor, with credits including Discovery Channel’s three part series ‘Rocket Challenge,” “Wings Over the Rockies” starring Harrison Ford, and the General Aviation classic “One Six Right.” (PBS, Discovery HD)  Awards as producer/director include “Rising Star 2012″ from Canada International Film Festival, “2012 Golden Ace Award” from Las Vegas International Film Festival, and Independent Film Quarterly’s “Best Music Video 2011.”

We’ll check in with the guys from Warbirds News.com for the latest headlines.  Thanks for tuning in!

QUICK LINK:  The Bob Hoover Project

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The Bob Hoover Project “Flying the Feathered Edge” Now on DVD and BluRay

Harrison-Ford-Bob-Hoover_Flying-the-Feathered-Edge_3x5_300dpi_RGBWARBIRD RADIO – Audiences can now enjoy unprecedented documentation of the precision flying, gentlemanly demeanor and aviation knowledge of R.A. “Bob” Hoover,  “The Pilot’s Pilot.”  According a to recent news elease,”Flying the Feathered Edge” arrives on DVD and BluRay just in time to celebrate Hoover’s 93rd birthday on January 24th.

The 86 minute documentary includes exclusive interviews with Harrison Ford, Carroll Shelby, Burt Rutan, Dick Rutan, Medal of Honor Recipient Col. Bud Day,Gene Cernan, Clay Lacy, and Sean D. Tucker.

“This film captures my life story in an authentic and accurate way.  I don’t know how it could have been done any better.”  – Bob Hoover

“Best aviation documentary I have ever seen.” – Jack J. Pelton, Chairman, Experimental Aviation Association

“Wow! GR8 film and an important tribute to Bob.” – Burt Rutan

“This is by far the best job of story telling of a legend in our business that I have ever seen.”  – Steve Hinton, President, Planes of Fame Air Museum

Film Synopsis:

In “Flying the Feathered Edge,” Bob Hoover, joined by some of the best and brightest minds in aerospace today – reveals hard earned wisdom from a life spent
pushing the edge of the flight envelope while contributing to aviation’s many developments.

About the Filmmaker:

Kim Furst is an award winning producer, director, and editor.  “Flying the Feathered Edge” is Kim’s fifth aviation documentary as film editor and first as producer/director.  Earlier work as a film editor includes the general aviation documentary “One Six Right,” Discovery Channel’s “Rocket Challenge,” and “Wings Over the Rockies” starring Harrison Ford, among others.  Furst has produced a number of “making of” documentaries for big budget features, winning a Golden Satellite Award for the behind-the-scenes for “Mission: Impossible: III.”

QUICK LINK:  The Bob Hoover Project

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