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Company Name Rod Machado's Aviation Learning Center
About Flying since 1970 and instructing since 1973, Rod Machado has over 10,000 hours of flight time earned the hard way—one CFI hour at a time. Since 1977 he has taught hundreds of flight instructor revalidation clinics and safety seminars and he was named the 1991 Western Region Flight Instructor of the Year. Rod holds all fixed-wing (powered) flight instructor ratings as well as an airline transport pilot license. He also owns a Cessna P210. For six years, Rod wrote and coanchored ABC’s Wide World of Flying. He is AOPA’s National CFI spokesman and a National Accident Prevention Counselor appointed by the FAA in Washington D. C. Rod is the flight instructor voice on Microsoft's Flight Simulator starting with the 2000 version through the X version and he wrote the flight lesson tutorials for the textbook that accompanies the software. He is also an instructor on Cessna's Computer-Based Private Pilot CD-ROM and the author of seven aviation books, four video DVDs, three audiobooks and a CFI image DVD. You can read his monthly column in AOPA Pilot magazine as well as in Flight Training Magazine.
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California, *United States San Fransico Bay Area, California, USA

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