Category Archives: FLIGHT RADIO OFFICER

EPISODE 29 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

Welcome back for Episode 29 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  Last week we heard a few final observations about Pan Am, and then caught a glimpse of Dad’s new job search.  Today we’ll hear a few more personal experiences, ranging from our parents first meeting to our lives in Los Altos, California and our Church after Dad left Pan Am. Thanks for finding me today and enjoy!
I have finished the rewrite of my children’s fantasy, Mr. Wugidgem And The Phoenix Journey.  I will begin podcasting it in the middle of October. If you are interested in a print copy, please email me atallanwchapman@gmail.com for ordering details. 
Please be with me next week for the final Episode of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers when Dad shares his Epilogue.  Thanks again for listening.

EPISODE 28 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

Welcome to Episode 28 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  Thanks for signing on today.   We are nearing the end of my Dad’s book.   In the last episode Dad hit the highlights of his final two years with Pan Am. Today he will share a few final comments on his Pan Am experience, and then describe his new job search.  Enjoy!

I’m glad you listened today, and I hope you enjoyed it.  There are two more episodes, and I hope you will listen to them as well.  Please be with me for the next two weeks when I will podcast these episodes.
I have rewritten my Children’s Fantasy Mr. Wugidgem And The Phoenix Journey, and I hope to have it available in print by the end of October.  I will be podcasting the expanded story as soon as I finish my Dad’s book.  Thanks again for listening!

EPISODE 27 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

I’m Allan Chapman and welcome to Episode 27 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers. Before we begin, I would like to alert you to the new print availability of my second children’s book, Mr. Wugidgem And The Dark Journey.  Please click on www.createspace.com/3941653 to check it out!
Last week we hear about Pan Am’s early days across the Pacific, and then Dad shared his first flight experience to Fairbanks, Alaska.  Today we’ll listen to the highlights of his final two years with Pan Am.  Enjoy.
Thanks for joining me today.  If you liked the look of Mr. Wugidgem And The Dark Journey  and would like a print copy of the first Mr. Wugidgem book, Adventures With Mr. Wugidgem, please click on www.createspace/3476205. 
Please join me again next week for the next Episode of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers, when Dad bids farewell to Pan Am, and joins Fairchild.  Thanks again for listening!

EPISODE 26 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

Welcome back for Episode 26 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  Before we begin, I would like to alert you to the new print availability of my second children’s book, Mr. Wugidgem And The Dark Journey.  Please click on www.createspace.com/3941653 to check it out!

Last week we heard about Pan Am’s first preparations to cross the Pacific.  Today we’ll hear Dad relate Pan Am’s Inaugural Flight across the Pacific, and then he’ll recount his first trip up to Fairbanks, Alaska.  Enjoy!


Episode 26 Outro – Thanks for joining me today.  If you liked the look of Mr. Wugidgem And The Dark Journey and would like a print copy of the fist Mr. Wugidgem book, Adventures With Mr. Wugidgem, please click on www.createspace/3476205.

EPISODE 25 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

I’m Allan Chapman, and welcome to Episode 25 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  Last week we saw the Captain push a Clipper to the max on the Inaugural Johannesburg-New York flight to make an on time arrival.  This week we’ll see my sister arrive in California, and then Dad will give us some history of Pan Am’s operations across the Pacific.

I hope you enjoyed today’s podcast.  I have written 4 new Children’s Magic Stories, the first 2 of which should be available in print by the end of July.  If you missed the first one, Adventures With Mr. Wugidgem, it is available at www.createspace.com/3476205.  If you would like to listen to them in podcast episodes, you can find them at the top of my web site, www.allanwchapman.com, under archives.  Please be with me again next week for the next episode of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers,when Dad recounts Pan Am’s inaugural flight across the Pacific, and then his first trip to Fairbanks, Alaska.  Thanks again for listening today!

EPISODE 24 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

Welcome back for Episode 24 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  Last week we had some excitement when Dad actually flew an airplane!  Today we’ll join him on Pan Am’s exciting Inaugural flight to Johannesburg, South Africa.  Enjoy!

Thanks for being with me today.  Please join me again next week when we’re transferred to San Francisco, and Dad starts flying the Pacific!

EPISODE 22 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

I’m Allan Chapman, and welcome to Episode 22 of my Dad’s book, Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.   Last week we saw the dramatic technological changes at Pan Am after World War Two.  Today we’ll travel with him to India!
Thanks for joining me today!  If you would like to listen to any of my 5 Children’s Stories, please go towww.chapmanchildrenstories.blogspot.com and then scroll down to Episode One of Adventures With Mr. Wugidgem to begin with the first book.
Please be with me again next week when we’ll see Dad actually fly an airplane!  Thanks again for listening!

EPISODE 20 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

This is Allan Chapman, and I welcome you to Episode 20 of my Dad’s book, Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.    Before we begin, if you would like to order a print copy of my Thriller, Slaves On Horseback, please visit www.createspace.com/3423793.  If you are interested in an eBook copy, you can find it at:
Last week we learned how difficult repairs were in the early aviation days, and we saw my Aunt Jeanne hired as one of Pan Am’s first female flight attendants.  Today we’ll hear a rendition of the adventures of one of my Dad’s good friends, Johnny Wilmott.  Then we’ll hear a bit more of Dad’s Navy experiences.
Thanks for being with me today!  Please join me again next week when we learn of yet another crash involving one of Dad’s friends.  If you’re interested in learning more about my Children’s Stories, please visit www.chapmanchildrenstories.blogspot.com.  Thanks again for listening!

EPISODE 19 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

I’m Allan Chapman, and thanks for joining me to listen to Episode 19 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  Last week we heard another point of view from one of Dad’s fellow Flight Radio Officers.  Today we’ll see how difficult it was change an engine in one of several remote Pan Am’s stopping points.  Then we’ll learn about one of the first Pan Am female flight attendants.  Enjoy!

Thanks for listening today!  For information about my books please click on the Books tab at the top of my home page, www.allanwchapman.com.  Please be with me again next week for Episode 20,  when we’ll hear the adventures of Dad’s long time friend, Johnny Willmott, and then we’ll hear a bit more about Dad’s Navy adventures.  Thanks again for being with me today

EPISODE 18 TALKING TO THE WORLD FROM PAN AM’S CLIPPERS

I’m Allan Chapman and welcome to Episode 18 of Talking To The World From Pan Am’s Clippers.  If you haven’t already, please click on the Free Subscription icon on this page, submit your email address, and then next week’s Episode will be automatically delivered to you.   Last week we were with Dad when he joined the Navy and then watched girls in Lisbon.  Then we learned of the top-secret trip President Roosevelt made to meet Churchill and Stalin in Casablanca.  Today we’ll hear the tales of George Whitaker, one of Dad’s Flight Radio Officer friends.  Enjoy!
Thanks for listening today!  If you would like to hear the previous podcasts of my Thriller,Slaves On Horseback, or my Children Fantasies, Adventures With Mr. Wugidgem,please click on the archives tab at my web site,www.allanwchapman.com.  Please be with me again next week for Episode 19 when we’ll hear the adventures of Dad’s long time friend, Johnny Willmott, and then we’ll hear a bit more about Dad’s Navy adventures.  Thanks again for being with me today!