John Chvatal is creating an aviation content aggregation site and blogging about aviation
2

patrons

$30
per month
The Flying Cloud is brought to you by the founder of Gazing Skyward TV. 

Overview
Hello and thank you for checking out The Flying Cloud Patreon page! The Flying Cloud's mission is to be an advocate of and for aviation.

The Flying Cloud will be a hub for aviation news and information that people, both inside and outside the field of aviation, will find of value. The mobile-first website design is just the first of many steps in the works, to improve access to aviation news and information.

Whether you are an aviation journalist writing about the next innovation in aviation, someone who is writing or creating aviation videos, or a museum writing or publishing a video about an aviation artifact.... The Flying Cloud will be 100% focused on what you are saying and doing.

The Flying Cloud is unique because there is no requirement to publish on the website. In fact, bloggers, journalists, video creators etc. would continue publishing as usual with no disruption in ad revenue.

Social media will become one way to find aviation articles and videos to share on the website. One method that is being explored is through the use of hashtags on Twitter.

In addition to The Flying Cloud website, social media will be a major focus. Social media is one of the best ways to introduce people to aviation. In time, The Flying Cloud will take a proactive approach to growing the aviation community through the use of social media.

What is Patreon?
Patreon is an internet-based platform that allows content creators to build their own subscription content service. It is popular among YouTube content creators, webcomic artists, writers, podcasters, musicians, and other categories of creators who post regularly online. It allows artists to receive funding directly from their fans, or patrons, on a monthly recurring basis.

With your support, The Flying Cloud will support the aviation community. In return, you'll be given the opportunity to provide feedback and offer suggestions on how to improve the user experience.
Tiers
Student Pilot
$1 or more per month 0 patrons
 Get access to the Patreon-Only Stream. 
Private Pilot
$4 or more per month 0 patrons
The Flying Cloud will follow you on Twitter, Instagram, and Google+. PLUS all the lower rewards. 
Commercial Pilot
$7 or more per month 1 patron
 Receive a 25% discount off of any purchase in John's photo webstore. You're invited to join private video Hangouts. PLUS all the lower rewards. 
Sponsor
$100 or more per month 0 of 7 patrons
Your ad placed on The Flying Cloud. Please email John at: [email protected] before pledging. John will work with you on ad sizes, placements, etc.
Goals
$30 of $500 per month
Single Engine
A single engine aircraft will ultimately get you to your destination but with a reduced safety margin. $500 a month is the minimum needed to pay the operating expenses of The Flying Cloud and: 
  • Continued Incremental Improvements
  • Better, more reliable, secure and fast web hosting
In addition, this will allow me to cover expenses related to blogging about my experiences in aviation. A few things I hope to share is my flight training journey, airshow reports, and continued aviation history posts over on Gazing Skyward TV.


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The Flying Cloud is brought to you by the founder of Gazing Skyward TV. 

Overview
Hello and thank you for checking out The Flying Cloud Patreon page! The Flying Cloud's mission is to be an advocate of and for aviation.

The Flying Cloud will be a hub for aviation news and information that people, both inside and outside the field of aviation, will find of value. The mobile-first website design is just the first of many steps in the works, to improve access to aviation news and information.

Whether you are an aviation journalist writing about the next innovation in aviation, someone who is writing or creating aviation videos, or a museum writing or publishing a video about an aviation artifact.... The Flying Cloud will be 100% focused on what you are saying and doing.

The Flying Cloud is unique because there is no requirement to publish on the website. In fact, bloggers, journalists, video creators etc. would continue publishing as usual with no disruption in ad revenue.

Social media will become one way to find aviation articles and videos to share on the website. One method that is being explored is through the use of hashtags on Twitter.

In addition to The Flying Cloud website, social media will be a major focus. Social media is one of the best ways to introduce people to aviation. In time, The Flying Cloud will take a proactive approach to growing the aviation community through the use of social media.

What is Patreon?
Patreon is an internet-based platform that allows content creators to build their own subscription content service. It is popular among YouTube content creators, webcomic artists, writers, podcasters, musicians, and other categories of creators who post regularly online. It allows artists to receive funding directly from their fans, or patrons, on a monthly recurring basis.

With your support, The Flying Cloud will support the aviation community. In return, you'll be given the opportunity to provide feedback and offer suggestions on how to improve the user experience.

Recent posts by John Chvatal

Tiers
Student Pilot
$1 or more per month 0 patrons
 Get access to the Patreon-Only Stream. 
Private Pilot
$4 or more per month 0 patrons
The Flying Cloud will follow you on Twitter, Instagram, and Google+. PLUS all the lower rewards. 
Commercial Pilot
$7 or more per month 1 patron
 Receive a 25% discount off of any purchase in John's photo webstore. You're invited to join private video Hangouts. PLUS all the lower rewards. 
Sponsor
$100 or more per month 0 of 7 patrons
Your ad placed on The Flying Cloud. Please email John at: [email protected] before pledging. John will work with you on ad sizes, placements, etc.