Rotor Radio

Rotor Radio from Vertical Magazine features front-line, in-the-air, on-the-ground perspectives from helicopter industry leaders. Rotor Radio features first-hand accounts of challenging helicopter missions, the art of flying rotorcraft, in-depth industry analyses and news reporting.

February 3, 2021 Fighting fire with an Air Crane

Erickson S-64 Air Crane pilot and training captain Keith Gill joins Rotor Radio to discuss the unique helicopter’s firefighting abilities.

November 17, 2020 Rotor Radio: The hype and hysteria about eVTOLs

Brian Garrett-Glaser, managing editor of Vertical’s sister publication joins Rotor Radio to discuss air taxis, the possibilities of electric propulsion, technologies emerging from the sector and how these aircraft will augment helicopters.

August 13, 2020 Rotor Radio: Learning the Lakota helicopter

Brian Diaz, Airbus's resident UH-72 guru at Fort Rucker, joined Rotor Radio to discuss the helicopter, its history with the Army and how it's used to train future military rotorcraft pilots.