Philip Talbott

by Philip Talbott on May 1, 2022

SAFE #: S0007216

Hometown: Galena OH, United States

Home Airport: kdlz

Occupation: retired -military pilot, state of Ohio avn, flight safety

Education: military/ columbus sate college/ the ohio state

Pilot Certificates: atp se,me,rotor/ cfi goldseal,me,I,airplane/ agi/ remote pilot/ mechanic,A&P

Airplanes Flying/Flown: numerous single, me aircraft

Educational Specialty: keeping it fun and professional, human behavior& crm

Q & A

What drew you to aviation?: father and uncle

How long have you been involved in aviation education?: 54 years in general military and government aviation, cfii 1972, 15 years instructor at flight safety international , personal flying

What's your favorite part of what you do in aviation education?: seeing positive learning attitudes of clients and motivation for continued development

What's your least favorite part of what you do in aviation education?: getting to far in the weeds in training and loosing site of basic pilot skills to prevent loc or cfit .

Do you have a memorable aviation experience you'd like to share?: to many

Why did you join SAFE?: fellow flight safety employee highly recommended organization

What would you like to see change in aviation?: focus on basics airmanship and flight control of aircraft in all conditions

Any suggestions on how the above might be accomplished?: training and organizations like safe

Any accomplishments in, or noteworthy contributions to aviation and/or aviation education you'd like to mention?: gold seal instructor/ master pilot award

Who are your role models in aviation?: father, uncle

Anything else you'd like to add?: no

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