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APG 367 – Expletives… and Such
Click here to watch the PuppetHood Video! NEWS [41:45] Learjet 35A Crash at TEB [56:53] CIRRUS Plane Crash Caught on Dash Cam in Canada [1:04:12] UPDATE: Pilot Robert Murgatroyd Jailed Over Crash [1:06:44] Black box data from doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet show 'clear similarities' between both Boeing 737 Max crashes [1:13:53] UPDATE: Investigators Say Plane Missed the Runway at Presque Isle Airport FEEDBACK [1:20:48] Miami Hick - Audio, Video [1:29:08] JJ Pittsburgh - Any Famous ...

APG 366 – What do all of the Stripes Mean?
Image from the YouTube video: A Sarcastic View of Pattern Flying. AVweb's Paul Bertorelli explores the question in this not-so-gentle but humorous video NEWS [25:01] Crash: Ethiopian B38M near Bishoftu on Mar 10th 2019, Impacted Terrain after Departure [38:34] Accident: Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee B N145AB, 01 Mar 2019 [46:28] Greensboro men recount Cirrus SR22 plane crash into Atlantic [56:17] THY B773 near Boston on Mar 9th 2019, turbulence injures 29 people on board [58:23] Air Transat B738 nea...

APG 365 – 365
Catholic Pilot Podcast - Episode One ( I DID have intro music!) Oshkosh Countdown Clock NEWS [21:53] NTSB Recovers Crashed Atlas Air 767 Cockpit Voice Recorder and Flight Data Recorder [22:24] United Airlines Just Showed True Thoughtfulness in a Moment of Tragedy [28:33] Presque Isle Maine UA Commuter off Runway [33:48] TSA stops man traveling with 'military rocket grenade launcher' in bag [57:44] Qantas Horror Flight Plunges 15,000 Ft Before Emergency Landing in Melbourne FEEDBACK ...


APG 364 – Furlongs per Fortnight
PHOTO CREDIT: Marc Averette, Wikipedia New Aviation Podcasts Subreddit Dana's Mad Dog in Madison NEWS [41:29] Three Dead After Cargo Jet Nose-Dived into Trinity Bay on Approach to IAH [49:12] Air France passenger takes off pants, shoes on 10-hour flight, cabin crew allegedly ‘unconcerned’ [56:55] Salford crash pilot who 'claimed to be hero' guilty [1:02:56] UPDATE: Norwegian's Stranded Boeing 737 Finally Leaves Iran [1:04:30] Engine Test Cell: Welcome to the 'Temple of Thrust' [1:07:54] Del...

APG 363 – Creepy Napkins
NEWS [38:08] CBS News Investigation - Airline Mechanics pressured to overlook potential safety problems [51:05] Delta (Compass) Turbulence [1:02:29] Airbus to Axe A380 Production Line in 2021 [1:07:30] Fire Caused By Vape Pen Battery Delays Houston- Bound Flight From LaGuardia [1:10:23] Cathay Pacific A350 Stuck in Tarmac at Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport [1:13:24] Airline Flybmi Goes into Administration [1:19:31] BA Sends Passengers to Brothel FEEDBACK [1:21:35] Nick - C-47 European...

APG 362 – The End of the Line?
[36:43] Meet Erin Miller, granddaughter of WASP Elaine Harmon, and author of Final Flight Final Fight NEWS [45:27] UPDATE: Emiliano Sala: Body Identified as Footballer[47:28] Qantas Cancels an Order for Eight Airbus A380[49:36] Visalia Man Arrested for Attempted Murder after Trying to Shoot Down Plane[51:39] Curtiss-Wright and Honeywell Use Connectivity to Reinvent Airplane Black Box Recorders[56:57] Kenya Airways - Ground Collision[1:00:33] TSA Finds Record Number Of Firearms Carried By Travelers A...


APG 360 – Full Circle
NEWS [43:33] Government Shutdown ended! Sully Interview [45:45] Newark Airport Traffic Is Briefly Halted After Drone Is Spotted [49:15] Atlanta's Airport Temporarily Shut Down Flights Because of a Threatening Tweet [51:25] A Backfire supersonic strategic bomber has crashed in Russia [55:56] Transat A321 at Quebec City on Jan 24th 2019, Passengers Become Ill During De-Icing [1:05:13] Tornado Wreaks Havoc on Turkish Airport, Damages Planes & Topples Buses [1:08:02] A Massive Search Operation i...

APG 359 – It’s a Fidget Spinner
NEWS [42:06] Malaysia's Malindo Air crew in A$20 million drug smuggling syndicate [44:21] Pair Busted at Airport for Smuggling 159 Pounds of Weed in 4 Suitcases [49:37] Oil from Humble Saltwater Plant Blended with Jet Fuel on Etihad Airways Flight [54:08] Air Force Plane Makes Unannounced Low Pass Over Nashville [59:29] Fire onboard WestJet flight from Calgary caused by e-cigarette batteries [1:02:54] Man Who Caused Transatlantic Flight to be Diverted Jailed [1:07:28] Crashed Indonesia jet's...


APG 358 – Irrelevancy is Relevant
NEWS [38:26] UPDATE: Black Box Found from Crashed Lion Air Plane [42:10] Mississauga Family Seeks Answers after Huge Chunk of Ice Crashes Through Roof [48:09] Flybe Rescued by Virgin and Stobart [51:21] Moscow Domodedovo Airport Buys Armored Vehicle [55:26] Chinese Airline Pilot Grounded for Seating Wife in Cockpit [1:00:31] UPDATE: Crash: PIA AT42 near Havelian on Dec 7th 2016, Engine Failure [1:08:06] BMI E145 at Bristol on Dec 22nd 2017, runway excursion on landing [1:13:48] Man Arreste...

APG 357 – Gute Fahrt
NEWS [34:53] Boeing 737 MAX 8 stuck in Iran since December 14, a Real Headache for Norwegian [41:59] Lion Air Ends Search for Crashed Boeing 737 Max 8's Cockpit Voice Recorder [43:20] Aeromexico B738 at Guadalajara on Jan 3rd 2019, Ground Down Main Wheels on Landing [48:47] 3D-Printing to Save the Aviation Industry [51:15] Herb Kelleher, Legendary Southwest Founder, Dies [54:58] Unhappy Passengers Give BA a Bumpy Ride [57:12] Cockpit Canopy Falls Off F-15 at 30,000 Feet, Pilot Lands the Jet ...

APG 356 – Happy New Year 2019!
Image Credit: Andreas Weith NEWS [25:08] Ground Worker Involuntary Activated the Inflatable Emergency Slide of Aeromexico Dreamliner [30:26] Sharp Rise in Air Crash Deaths in 2018 [36:24] Inquiry Reveals Blunders Behind 777F's 100t Weight Error [46:06] Major fire to delay Airbus production - SamChui.com [48:25] Button offers instant gratification for those plagued by airplane noise FEEDBACK [1:02:45] JJ Pittsburgh - Question for Capt Nick [1:09:41] Liz - SIA 777 Excursion at Muni...


APG 355 – Last Show of 2018
NEWS [31:25] Gatwick 'no drone' police comment 'miscommunicated' [36:44] LATAM Boeing 777-300 - Dec 20/18 - Diversion - Electrical Problems, the RAT Deployed [46:47] Plane Makes Emergency Landing on I-20 in Talladega Co. [49:54] Serious Incident Airbus A330-223 OO-SFU, 11 Dec 2018 [55:28] Airline Pilot Guy Podcast in Feedspot Top 20 Aviation Podcasts FEEDBACK [1:01:11] Ahmad - Greetings from Nigeria for Jeff's Birthday [1:04:42] Mike - Heart Transplant, Box of Eyeballs and Monkey...

APG 354 – Emotional Support Chicken
NEWS [59:05] Live - Gatwick chaos as drones causes runway to close [1:09:54] 737 Passenger Plane Slams Into Drone During Landing [1:13:30] Vanuatu Uses Drones to Deliver Vaccines to Remote Island [1:16:51] ATAC Civilian Hawker Hunter Crashes Off Honolulu, Pilot Injured During Ejection [1:27:31] Incident: Taban MD88 at Karaj on Nov 16th 2018, Went Around from Very Low Height at Wrong Airport [1:31:38] Incident: Belavia B735 at Kiev on Dec 9th 2018, Damaged Runway Lights and Right Engine Cowl on...

APG 353 – Tourette’s of the Fingers
NEWS [39:35] Southwest Airlines Plane Slides Off Runway in Burbank During Landing [49:03] UPDATE: U.S. Marines Declare 5 Service Members Dead, Ending Search After 'Aviation Mishap' [53:35] Cavok AN74 at Sao Tome on Jul 29th 2017, rejected takeoff due to flock of birds results in runway overrun [1:01:28] American pilots get MCAS training before expected software tweak [1:06:54] Departing Norwegian 787 Risked Overrun after Taxiing Too Far [1:20:41] Peruvian B735 at La Paz on Nov 22nd 2018, both ...


APG 352 – The Top Pilot Mustaches
NEWS [33:35] El Al B789 at Tel Aviv on Mar 29th 2018, departure using wrong takeoff performance data [48:38] Capital Beijing A320 at Macau on Aug 28th 2018, dropped nose wheels on hard touchdown (3.406G) [53:02] Incident: Airbus A320-214 (WL) N227FR, 30 Nov 2018 [1:03:10] Incident: India B788 at Hong Kong on Oct 20th 2018, Descended to 200 feet AGL 2.6nm Short of the Runway [1:06:00] Rescue Mission in Japan After 'mishap' Involving Two Marine Aircraft [1:13:11] Fort Lauderdale Plane Crash - Vi...

APG 351 – Out of Uniform
NEWS [39:45] Lion Air black box reveals fatal man-machine tug-of-war to save plane [59:16] Boeing 737 Narrowly Avoided Disaster in Belfast After Crew Error [1:09:32] Japanese Carriers Strengthen Alcohol Rules [1:16:53] UPDATE: Jet Airways B738 at Goa on Dec 27th 2016, Runway Excursion During Rejected Takeoff [1:22:33] VietJet A321neo Loses Nose Gear Wheels in Hard Landing FEEDBACK [1:25:30] Ron/Sean/Rob - Piper PA-31 Navajo Flies 46 km Past its Destination After the Pilot Falls Asleep...

APG 350 – Black Friday Show
NEWS [34:27] Two Killed After Vintage Plane Crashes in Fredericksburg [37:28] LAFD Pilots Make Daring Mountain Rescue [40:48] Accident: Aeroflot B738 at Moscow on Nov 20th 2018, MAN strike FEEDBACK [43:41] Col Jeff - Lion Air & MCAS [1:09:38] George - Southern Airways Flight 242 [1:11:15] Sam - BEER! [1:13:25] Andrew - Re: KMSL feedback [1:18:33] Jimmy - Non Standard Traffic Pattern Info [1:21:58] RH and AG - Visual Approaches [1:36:49] Josh - Wow [1:45:36] G-Man - With a H...


APG 349 – One Wild Ride
Photo Credit: Bjorn via Flickr NEWS [25:20] FAA Probing Why Vegas Tower Airport Controller Went Silent [52:32] Air Astana ERJ - 190 ER Flight #KC1388 Reported Severe Flight Control Issues [1:07:27] UPDATE: Pilot Error Led to Military Plane Crash that Killed 9 Airmen in May [1:14:23] U.S. pilots flying 737 MAX weren’t told about new automatic systems change linked to Lion Air crash FEEDBACK [1:25:40] Ray - Rome (Ga) Airshow [1:28:47] Ivan - C-141B Instrumentation [1:35:29] Dav...

APG 348 – Are 4-Engines Dead?
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [30:57.022] Skylease Cargo B744 at Halifax on Nov 7th 2018, Overran Runway on Landing [34:57.186] UPDATE: UTAir B738 at Sochi on Sep 1st 2018 [50:12.079] UPDATE: Lion Air Incident - AvHerald Update [1:05:19.315] Accident Bell 206B JetRanger N417WT, 04 Nov 2018 [1:09:44.925] First husband-and-wife duo to fly B-2 stealth bombers retire after making history [1:12:14.834] Napping American Airlines Baggage Handler Trapped in Cargo Hold on Flight to Chicago [1:1...

APG 347 – Biggles Flies Again
Photo Credit: kiwinz (Flickr) [21:29.769] A Continuation of our IFR Visual / VFR Pattern Discussion NEWS [1:14:49.222] Crash: Lion B38M near Jakarta on Oct 29th 2018, aircraft lost height and crashed into Java Sea [1:30:12.132] Small plane crashes on 101 Freeway in Agoura Hills [1:32:44.376] Military plane drops Humvee on Harnett Neighborhood [1:34:32.104] Passenger Opens Cabin Door on Plane Bound for St. Louis [1:36:49.200] Pilot Arrested, Accused of Having Gun in Carry-On Suitca...


APG 346 – The A340-600 Episode (Just For Nick)
NEWS [34:26.573] California guardsman killed in Ukrainian Su-27 crash [39:03.087] UPDATE: Report on Thunderbird Crash [46:09.101] Update: Qantas engine damage causes loud bang [48:42.603] Cypriot budget airline Cobalt has suspended operations [50:26.000] Accident: Argentinas A332 near Rio Branco on Oct 18th 2018, severe turbulence causes 10-15 injuries [57:27.548] Man Overdosed on Heroin, Spoke to God, and Went Looking for a Date on Southwest Airlines [1:00:15.168] The World's Largest Amphib...

APG 345 – That’s One Impressive Plane!
NEWS [42:15] Air India Plane Slammed Into Wall At 250 Km Per Hour But Continued To Fly [1:01:01] American Airlines Flight AA263 Diverted Twice for Emergency Landing [1:10:15] A Belgian air force mechanic accidentally opened fire on and destroyed an F-16 fighter jet while servicing another warplane [1:14:50] Worldwide F-35 fleet grounded temporarily for inspections related to crash [1:17:06] As Hurricane Michael Roared In, Some Expensive Air Force Jets Had To Be Left Behind [1:24:10] Single-Eng...

APG 344 – Beavers and Otters and Squirrels, Oh My!
NEWS [32:53] Dutch F-16 Fighter Jets Scrambled to Intercept KLM #KL452 [36:26] Runway Excursion Incident Boeing 747-4D7 HS-TGF, 08 Oct 2018 [42:18] Jet Airways B738 at Indore on Oct 1st 2018, airport "disappeared" without David Copperfield [51:27] Woman Removed from Flight Bound for Cleveland Due to ’Emotional Support’ Squirrel [56:01] Soyuz Rocket Launch Failure Forces Emergency Landing for US-Russian Space Station Crew [1:01:13] Singapore Airlines to Boost U.S. Presence with World's Longest ...


APG 343 – Water Slide!
PHOTO CREDIT: Saudia Videos NEWS [40:50] UPDATE: New Details in Fatal Jet Crash at Downtown Greenville Airport [54:20] easyJet Enters into New Partnership with Virgin Atlantic [56:18] Primera Air: Thousands Left Stranded as Another Airline Fails [1:00:52] Incident: Delta B763 at New York on Oct 1st 2018, Rejected Takeoff due to Airspeed Disagree, Brakes Catch Fire during Taxi Back [1:05:53] 'Hey y'all' — Passengers Don't Trust Pilots with Southern Accents Nearly as much as Midwestern Pilots...

APG 342 – NOTAMs are a Bunch of Garbage
PHOTO CREDIT: Pixabay NEWS [18:10] Incident: United B739 at Washington on Sep 17th 2018, rejected takeoff after ATC cleared aircraft to cross the runway [27:13] Incident: Arabia A320 at Sharjah on Sep 18th 2018, intersection line up departed in wrong direction [31:47] Two Killed When Small Jet Crashes onto Road at Downtown Airport, Breaks Apart after Landing [36:14] Volaris A320 near Los Mochis on Sep 26th 2018, turbulence injures 29 people [39:39] Incident: Canada A320 at San Francisco on ...

APG 341.5 – Feedback Extra
FEEDBACK [8:37] Seth - EA-18 Growler Crash at Nellis [12:43] Liz - The FBI, Dorothy and Delta, oh my! How the Airline Flew a Pair of Famous Ruby Slippers [21:03] Andrew - FOLLOW UP - 1956 C182 to Belize (And a picture of Caravans in Saudi Arabia!) [23:18] Tom - Monitored Approaches [41:01] Capt Al - Feedback on Monitored Approaches [49:28] Capt Steve - Pilot Mistakenly Lands Plane at Old St. George Airport [52:38] Iva Ray - Piloting Private Jets and Ammar's Response [1:09:06] Liz - These W...


APG 341 – D’oh!
PHOTO CREDIT: @cathaypacific (Twitter Account) [42:42] Get Rebecca's awesome CD by clicking here NEWS [1:04:13] Researchers at Simon Fraser University proved that respirator masks work effectively on bearded faces [1:09:12] UPDATE: UTAir 737 at Sochi - Overran Runway on Landing [1:15:19] Hawaiian A321N at Los Angeles on Aug 13th 2018, tail strike on landing [1:26:25] Unruly DJ threatens crew and passengers on JetSmarter flight [1:31:12] Air India 101 incident at New York JFK Airport ILS Fa...

APG 340 – The A pg 340 Show
NEWS [56:13] Unmanned Airport Control Tower Installed In Northern Colorado [1:04:24] American A320 at Fort Myers on Aug 30th 2018,approached wrong airport and went around [1:15:16] Piper PA-28 Student in Distress - Right Main Gear Wheel Fell Off the Aircraft on Departure [1:28:29] Pilots Eject After Air Force T-38 Talon Jet Veers Off Runway, 4th Talon Loss In 10 Months [1:32:50] Korean Speaker? FEEDBACK [1:35:18] Christian - A380 [1:38:42] Sam - Is this you captain Nick? [1:41:19] A...

APG 339 – Defective Flux Capacitator
Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons PART ONE NEWS [19:32] Utah Department of Wildlife drops fish from plane for 'extreme restocking' of lake [23:21] Hawaiian Airlines Flight 23 emergency landing: Pepper spray, airdropped photo [27:16] Reporter Hilariously Pranked By Pilot FEEDBACK [30:10] Ed - How to Interest Future Pilots? [35:38] Liz - Brownies Launch Badge for 'Future Pilots' [38:55] Texas Charlie - Guy Hacks Hundreds of Planes from the Ground [45:17] Deanna - Has had "never aga...


APG 338 – Passing Gas
NEWS [34:55] Capital Airlines #JD5759 damaged while landing attempt at Macao [45:22] Corrosion, Metal Fatigue Cause Wide-Body Freighter Landing Gear Collapse [48:05] UPDATE: US-Bangla pilot was mentally stressed and reckless FEEDBACK [1:00:45] Bryan - Project Loon [1:06:19] James - Woman and her Cello Kicked Off AA Flight [1:12:50] Stuart - New App Allows Passengers to Report Uncomfortable Cabin Conditions [1:21:23] Shawn from Portland (not Maine) - The RAT [1:32:07] Chris - Auton...

APG 337 – The Smell of Dirty Socks
Photo Credit: TORLEY (Flickr) NEWS [34:01] Accident: Xiamen B738 at Manila on Aug 16th 2018, runway excursion on landing [44:09] Helicopter/Quadcopter Near Miss [46:46] Accident: Express Freighters B733 near Canberra on Aug 15th 2018, loss of cabin pressure, first officer incapacitated [56:09] RAAF warplane's engine 'destroyed itself' during attempted take-off, resulting in $120 million fire [1:01:44] Laser Beam Attacks Bedevil U.S. Military Pilots in Mideast [1:07:53] A federal air marsh...

APG 336 – Stolen Horizon Q400
Photo Credit: Bill Abbott (Flickr) NEWS [28:22] Crash: Horizon DH8D at Ketron Island on Aug 10th 2018, Stolen Aircraft Crashed into Forest [1:27:46] Jet Airways Boeing 777-300 at London on Aug 30th 2016, Unsafe Departure [1:40:56] Berlin Airport Evacuated after Police Mistake Sex Toy for a Grenade [1:45:56] Small plane makes emergency landing on I-580 in San Leandro FEEDBACK [1:47:50] Deanna - New Listener - Airplane the Movie? Why do Airlines use Callsigns? [2:08:39] Plane Tale ...


APG 335 – Never Again
NEWS [38:12] AeroMexico Incident - Durango - July 31, 2018 [45:04] Moment Ryanair Passengers Escape on Emergency Chute after Phone Explodes Minutes Before Take-off [51:23] Police: Man Tried to Steal Plane for Concert [54:51] TSA Considering Eliminating Screening at Smaller Airports [57:51] American Woman Dragged off SFO-Bound Flight from Seoul [1:01:06] Several Dead after Small Plane Crashes in Swiss Forest [1:05:28] 5 Killed When Small Plane Crashes in California Parking Lot FEEDBA...

APG 334 – Aluminum or Aluminium?
Photo credit: Max Pixel, CC0 Public Domain NEWS [46:42] Flight attendants to be deported over turtle-smuggling operation [50:12] Mary Ellis, the Last Female Second World War Pilot, Dies Aged 101 [54:57] Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off - BBC News [58:41] Drone to be used by British military breaks flight record [1:01:54] B.C. man arrested after inflatable sex toy sent into Vancouver air space [1:04:27] UPDATE: SA Express can fly two planes again but 19 remain grounded [1:...

APG 333 – Farnborough 2018
We had a little "incident" before we started our recording. One of the microphone stands "somehow" toppled over and knocked over TWO bottles of beer... all over the table and my MacBook Pro! So far, the laptop is still working. Fingers crossed. Here's the video if you'd like to see the mayhem! (Click on the image to see the video of the Great Beer Spill!) NEWS [56:14] French air force get their colours wrong in Bastille Day mix-up [59:50] American Woman With Grenade Causes Panic at Austrian...


APG 332 – RIAT 2018
NEWS [18:59] Transatlantic Flight Ushers in New Era in Aviation [21:56] Pilot challenges EU age restriction on commercial pilots [32:53] Dog owner's emotional letter to airline that saved pet's life [37:20] Alaska plane crash [41:58] MAC CVLP at Pretoria on Jul 10th 2018, engine problem [49:52] 'Vaping' pilot caused Air China plane to plunge 6,500m [55:40] Delta Passenger Forced to Pay $9,118 for Diverting Flight FEEDBACK [57:52] Mike - The Ancient Art of Navigation [1:11:23] Chr...

APG 331 – Beware the Naked Man
NEWS [34:40] Man in Underwear Jumps onto Wing, Bangs On Windows of Delta Jet [41:31] JetBlue Pilot Accidentally Triggered a Hijacking Alert. D'oh! [46:55] UPDATE: ‘Smelly Airline Passenger’ whose ‘stench’ Caused Emergency Landing Dies of Tissue Necrosis [51:21] Korean Air B777 - Hard Landing Caused failure of right main gear axle (Video) [55:29] Boeing, Embraer Forge $4.75 Billion Commercial Jet Venture [58:52] EgyptAir flight MS804: French investigators says fire likely cause FEEDBA...

APG 330 – Stranded in a Parking Garage
NEWS [23:43] Man who shone laser pen at police helicopter flying over Manchester is jailed [26:06] PSA Computer glitch grounding 2,500 flights could take days to sort out, airline says [28:22] DOT's Inspector General Will Audit FAA's Oversight Of Southwest Airlines [30:22] Passengers file lawsuit against Southwest Airlines over fatal engine explosion [34:17] USAF, Boeing Agree To KC-46A Tanker Delivery Schedule [41:25] China Airlines B744 at Chicago on Jun 21st 2018, touched down off the runwa...


APG 329 – Beware the Angry Cloud
NEWS [27:37] Qantas chief pilot denies passengers were at risk during QF94 wake turbulence drama [38:52] Beech A36 Bonanza, N8283D: Fatal accident August 31, 2016 at Bentonville Municipal Airport (KVBT) [55:14] Rolls-Royce Parts Shortage to Delay 787 Engine Fix [1:00:01] Cracking checks ordered on winglet-equipped 767s [1:01:56] Bravo MD83 at Kiev on Jun 14th 2018, runway excursion on landing [1:10:16] Dash 8 set on fire in Papua New Guinea, airport closed indefinitely FEEDBACK [1:13:...

APG 328 – See Ya’ Later, Alligator!
NEWS [32:49] Airbus and Bombardier in family ties with C Series deal [36:38] Kadena Grounds F-15 Flights After Crash; Pilot in Serious Condition [38:31] Air Force grounds B1 bombers at Ellsworth, Dyess, to fix ejection seat problem [43:57] Spirit, Hold Short for Gator at MCO [47:32] Lufthansa CityLine A340-300 damaged by towing truck fire at Frankfurt Airport [54:48] UPDATE: Pilot who landed plane after co-pilot was 'sucked halfway' out cockpit window awarded $777G [58:53] UPDATE: Air Cargo ...

APG 327 – More Terrifying Emergency Landings!
Sean Chuplis's Business: Crew Dog Electronics NEWS [35:15] Plane makes emergency landing after passengers vomit, faint from 'unbearable' smell of 'unwashed' man onboard [41:18] Republic Airways plans to churn out hundreds of pilots at new local flight school [46:22] American Airlines #AA1897 made an emergency in El Paso after hail shattered windshield and damaged the nose cone [59:57] UPDATE: Incident Boeing 737-8CT (WL) C-GWSV, 07 Mar 2017 at SXM [1:09:06] Cessna 172S Skyhawk, N375CS: Incid...


APG 326 – Where Have All the Flight Instructors Gone?
NEWS [37:50] UPDATE: MH 17 - Russian Army Unit Identified and Russian Military Response [42:12] UPDATE: Cubana Crash Security Cam Video [46:45] USAF Is Building An Online Game To Recruit Young Pilots [51:36] Flight instructor attempts to kidnap and deport student [57:31] UPDATE: Rolls-Royce triples capacity to fix Trent 1000 engines [59:45] Russian authorities revoke Saratov Airlines AOC over unresolved safety issues [1:01:42] Incident Piper PA-46-310P Malibu N148ME, 29 May 2018 [1:12:09] ...

APG 325 – I Like the Smooth Touch of Rubber on the Blacktop
Photo Credit: Douglas Johnson NEWS [56:48] Baboon briefly escapes crate, roams loose at San Antonio airport [1:00:59] Onur A332 at Jeddah on May 21st 2018, landed without nose gear [1:15:05] H.R. 4 - FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 - Single pilot? [1:18:14] UPDATE: Mexico grounds charter airline involved in Havana accident [1:20:42] Private Gulfstream jet crashes in Honduras [1:24:59] U.S. Air Force T-38C Talon II Crashes Near Columbus AFB, Mississippi: Crew Ejects FEEDBACK [1:28:...

APG 324 – Resting On Our Laurels or Yannies?
Meet-up with Grant McHerron in Rome in June NEWS [38:39] Blue Panorama B734 at Havana on May 18th 2018, lost height shortly after takeoff [45:33] In flight scare on KLM flight caused by Lithium Ion Battery [48:30] ASN Aircraft accident Airbus A321-231 TC-JMM Istanbul-Atatürk International Airport (IST) [1:04:27] Sichuan Airlines - Plane forced into emergency landing after cockpit window rips out at 32,000ft [1:23:22] Man who ignited midair brawl on Seattle-to-Beijing flight sentenced to 2 yea...


APG 323 – I Hope They’re Not Stuffing Them Too Tightly
[20:15] Meet-up with Grant McHerron in Rome in June NEWS [25:29] Pilot forced to make emergency landing on Devon beach [30:02] Air Canada flight delayed by Raccoon FEEDBACK [33:45] Ralph - Southwest Airlines Passengers Thought Death Was near as Plane Attempted [42:00] Liz - After Chaos, Port Authority Sets Storm Rules for Planes to JFK [50:23] Shawn - Uber for Airplanes [58:26] Silviu - Docs in Public Domain and Question for Steph/Dana [1:04:04] Nicnacjak - Enjoying the Binliner ...

APG 322 – More Cracked Windows
NEWS [26:01] Case against two ‘drunk’ pilots arrested at Glasgow Airport collapses [31:20] Vietnam Airlines flight #VN7344 mistakenly landed on a non-operational runway [35:56] FAA Expands CFM56 Checks To Newer Blades [38:19] Wasaya DH8A at Thunder Bay on Apr 23rd 2018, knocking on cockpit's door [40:47] Runway Lights Baffled Pilots on Night of San Francisco Near-Miss [44:25] Nine Dead After An Air National Guard WC-130 Hercules Plane Crashes In Georgia [48:08] Southwest B737 near Cleveland ...

APG 321 – How to Land a Plane
Photo Credit: John Wardell (Flickr) NEWS [39:24] Vietjet A321, both engines stalled, both engines EGT overtemperature, one engine shut down in flight [49:38] FAA issues Emergency AD on CFM56-7B engines [51:37] Update: Delta A333 at Atlanta on Apr 18th 2018, engine fire [59:36] Update: Experts slam 'woefully inadequate' spray bottle used for de-icing by West Wind Aviation [1:04:15] Uber for Planes Amendment in FAA Bill - Plane & Pilot FEEDBACK [1:16:14] Matt from Oz - Thanks to AP...


APG 320 – There is a Hole, and Someone Went Out
Image from Wikipedia Video of Captain Jeff's barber singing at LaGuardia NEWS [47:32] FAA AD may severely limit ETOPS of some RR-powered 787s [55:15] UPDATE: easyJet pilot fired after mid-flight Snapchat images were leaked [1:03:25] Southwest B737 engine damage takes out passenger window [1:45:37] Delta jet makes emergency landing as smoke pours from engine [1:49:14] F-22 Raptor skids across runway at Navy's Top Gun School FEEDBACK [1:55:42] Jonathan - What's next for Capt. Jeff...

APG 319 – Unconsciously Incompetent
NEWS [50:22] FAA Procedures for Addressing Odors, Smoke and/or Fumes in Flight AND Spirit A319 Fumes on Board [1:05:46] Mad Dog Runway Overrun at Sioux Falls, SD [1:09:29] Accident: Mega AN26 at Kuajok and Wau on Apr 5th 2018, cow strike on takeoff, left main gear collapse on landing [1:11:15] Scottsdale plane crash: Six confirmed dead in Arizona crash [1:12:53] Algerian Military Plane Crash Kills 257 [1:13:50] European air traffic warned over Syria strikes FEEDBACK [1:19:57] Rob - (Vid...

APG 318 – Exotic/Extreme APG T-shirt Contest?
NEWS [36:44] Drone Collides with Light Aircraft in NZ [48:33] Delta B752 at Atlanta on Mar 29th 2018, hydraulic failure, wheel fire after landing [51:56] Plane crashes at Warbirds opening [55:11] NASA Hires Lockheed Martin to Build Quiet Supersonic X-Plane [1:00:38] Thunderbird #4 Killed In F-16 Crash Near Creech AFB [1:01:51] Embry-Riddle student pilot, FAA examiner killed in Daytona Beach plane crash FEEDBACK [1:09:51] Will - Amusing YouTube Video - Air Travel in Real Life [1:11:...


APG 317 – We Just Have Different Body Parts
NEWS [41:19] Airline Worker Busted With 9 Pounds Of Cocaine Taped To Legs [43:16] EasyJet pilots suspended over mid-flight Snapchat clips [49:41] Travellers left stranded for three days following arrest of drunk plane pilot [52:26] Flat-Earther's steam-powered rocket lofts him 1,875 feet up into Mojave Desert sky [56:22] Flight attendant who fell from Emirates Boeing 777 at Entebbe committed suicide, police said [58:16] Boeing hit by WannaCry virus, fears it could cripple some jet production ...

APG 316 – Captain Upgrade Advice
Video of Captain Nick's flight taking off from SFO NEWS [28:09] U.S. Air Force C-5M Super Galaxy Performs Nose Gear Up Landing. Again.. [30:28] Fighter pilot blamed by Russia for downing Malaysian Airlines plane found dead [34:36] BBC News: Red Arrows engineer killed in RAF Valley jet crash [37:57] United Suspends Pet Cargo Flights After Recent Problems [40:05] UPDATE: Crash: Saratov A148 at Moscow [41:34] Shoreham air crash: Pilot Andy Hill to be charged over deaths FEEDBACK [46...

APG 315 – Pets on Jets
NEWS [35:56] Five People Killed in Helicopter Crash in East River Off Manhattan [47:52] UPDATE: Aseman ATR72 [54:10] Dog Dies After FA Forces Passenger to Put Carrier Overhead [1:01:14] Dog mistakenly sent to Japan by United gets a private jet home [1:07:12] Accident: US-Bangla DH8D at Kathmandu on Mar 12th 2018, landed across the runway and fell down slope [1:23:35] Accident: Smartlynx A320 at Tallinn on Feb 28th 2018, runway excursion after bad touch and go [1:27:58] Accident: Emirates B77...


APG 314 – What Makes a Pilot Better?
NEWS [35:38] Jetstar flight forced to turn around after ground crew forgets clipboard in cowling [38:42] Russian Military Transport Plane Crashes in Syria, Killing 39 [42:11] American Airlines pilot arrested in Brazil for 'assaulting co-worker' [54:24] UPDATE - Crash of Iran Aseman ATR72 [55:31] Passenger stripped naked, watched porn and attacked airline crew during flight [1:00:42] United Express first-class passenger declares 'I am God,' tries opening plane door mid-flight FEEDBACK [1...

APG 313 – Emotional Support Casserole
NEWS [28:15] Crash: Iran Aseman AT72 near Semirom on Feb 18th 2018, impacted terrain [33:54] UPDATE - Pedestrian on Runway at LAX [AUDIO] [42:22] Incident: Southwest B737 at Salt Lake City on Feb 26th 2018, engine shut down in flight [49:49] Panic as bag bursts into flames on plane [52:16] Accident: Ryanair B738 near Fuerteventura on Feb 10th 2018, passenger injured by stopped descent FEEDBACK [1:04:27] Capt Troy - Delta Is Adding A Button That Lets The Pilot Know You Want The Plane...

APG 312 – Airing Your Dirty Laundry
PHOTO CREDIT: Jack Lawrence, Flickr, www.JackyLawrence.com NEWS [30:08] Naked News? [35:05] Elk downs Helicopter [36:59] Superjet defended after spate of unreliable-speed events [39:52] Incident: Transavia France B738 at Paris on Feb 8th 2018, IAS, AOA and ALT disagree [42:26] Incident: United B772 over Pacific on Feb 13th 2018, engine cowl separated in flight [46:50] Dana MD83 at Port Harcourt on Feb 20th 2018, overran runway by 400 meters [53:04] Ghanaian Pilot unleashes hot ga...


APG 311 – Love is in the Air
NEWS [31:40] Russian jet crashes after Moscow take-off [45:49] Grand Canyon Helicopter Crash [49:02] EASA Emergency directive re: 320/321 NEOs [54:38] Man Arrested After Jumping Fence at LAX and Running Toward Plane, Setting Off Alarm [1:01:07] London City Airport closed: All flights cancelled after unexploded Second World War bomb discovered [1:05:58] Southwest resumes Chicago operations after third de-icing blunder   FEEDBACK [1:08:24] Steve - Runway Incursion Hong Kong [...

APG 310 – Big Green Egg Cocktail Shaker
NEWS [40:08] Frontier A320 near Tampa on Feb 3rd 2018, LiOn fire on board [54:22] Incident at Singapore Airshow: Flight display jet crashes at show [57:01] FAA Investigating Video of Drone Flying Dangerously Close to Airliner [1:13:09] A US flat-earther finally tried to fly away. His rocket couldn't get off the ground [1:17:18] FAA Issues Emergency Order of Revocation Against TapJets, Inc. [1:21:40] IATA developing turbulence database   FEEDBACK [1:30:35] Col Jeff - Pegasus 73...

APG 309 – Manky and Covered in Grot
NEWS [47:33] “Emotional support peacock” barred from United Airlines plane [51:09] At least 60 airplanes to do Super Bowl shuffle to St. Cloud runways FEEDBACK [58:57] Adam - TPA [1:01:08] Glen - Crazy Soviet Airline Tricks [1:05:28] Jake - Boeing 747-400 Crosswind Landing in Cockpit view [1:11:21] Alex - Boeing Hater [1:22:01] Lucas “Flying Kiwi” - How Do You Stay Fit? [1:53:57] Plane Tale - Fighting High Demons 2:15:25] Clinton - LA to Vegas [2:16:42] Glen - BAe 125 st...


APG 308 – Fish Urine
NEWS [37:23] Red Arrows ejection seat firm guilty over RAF Scampton death [44:49] Nico - PEGASUS 737 Trabzon, TURKEY [48:04] Free Beer When Flying Between NYC and Chicago on AA FEEDBACK [50:42] John - Are Flying Cars Coming to the Skies? [57:08] Mary - San Jose Crash [58:58] Captain Robson - JFK Airport ATIS 1-5-18 "Grayson" [1:04:20] Mat - Seniority after airline merger question [1:10:33] Phil - Question for Dana [1:19:10] Dave - Watch Me Closely! [1:22:41] Captain Ryan...

APG 307 – Emotional Support First Officer
NEWS [24:40] Pegasus B738 at Trabzon on Jan 13th 2018, runway excursion [35:23] Instagram post by TSA • Jan 11, 2018 at 8:34pm UTC [37:48] Passenger turned away from two flights after wearing 10 layers of clothing to avoid luggage fee   FEEDBACK [43:44] Ross - Merry Christmas [49:33] Ben - Human Remains Transport [59:31] Andreas - Passenger dies during flight [1:07:54] Derek - Do You Know Who You're Flying With? [1:17:43] Ralph - More Feedback !!! [1:33:55] Ross - ATC in...

APG 306 – Compass: Unusable
NEWS Aeromexico B738 at San Francisco on Jan 9th 2018, lined up for wrong runway on landing Jet Airways Pilots Fired WestWind Certificate Suspended Drone vs Airliner Window Study   FEEDBACK David - 747 Boneshaker Frik - To feed or not to feed.... Philip - Starting the Journey! Nick - A former ramper's thoughts regarding ground/flight deck communications during pushback/startup Louisiana Steve - The NERVE! Steffen - Feedback about diversions with a recent experience re...


APG 305 – It Was Cringeworthy
NEWS [42:51] Hard A321 landing led Germania to limit manual flights [45:38] Insufficient MRO led to hard-landing A321's return flight [48:23] Snap Out of It and Fly   FEEDBACK [1:07:39] James - Gear Strut Weight Sensing Systems? [1:14:23] Steve - Flight 1549 - Loss of Both Engines? [1:18:06] Tom - 787 RR Engine Issues [1:19:31] Aussie Pilot Trev - PEDs on Alaska [1:24:22] Col. Jeff - 737 HUD and Autoland [1:36:03] Carl - Success Story! Airbus Pilot Guy! [1:39:39] Capt...

APG 304 – Navy Pilots Encounter UFO
NEWS [34:48] West Wind AT42 at Fond-du-Lac on Dec 13th 2017, descended into terrain shortly after takeoff [41:26] No passenger fatalities involving large airliners in 2017 (from AirSafe.com) [44:00] Air China B789 over Pacific on Dec 15th 2017, half lit, half dark [51:40] Airlines Decide All Your Checked Smart Luggage Must Become Real Dumb, Battery-Free Luggage [54:34] JetBlue passenger biting people forces plane to make emergency landing [56:34] Delta B739 at Atlanta on Nov 29th 2017, l...

APG 303 – A Poop Frisbee
NEWS [22:46] British Airways B744 at Phoenix on Dec 6th 2017, engine shut down in flight [34:14] Delta B752 near Billings on Dec 2nd 2017, a lot of pressure [43:25] ASN Aircraft accident Airbus A321-231 A7-AIB Doha-Hamad International Airport (DOH) [46:45] KLM pilots will take their caps off [55:20] Incident: China Southern A388 at Beijing on Dec 9th 2017, runway excursion during line up [1:01:48] Incident: Emirates A388 at New York on Dec 4th 2017, at about 200 feet in the middle of tur...


APG 302 – Are Your Christmas Decorations Blinding Pilots?
NEWS Volaris A319 at New York on Dec 5th 2017, lined up runway 13R instead 13L on visual Canarsie approach Canada scraps plan to buy Boeing fighters amid trade dispute: sources Aeromexico eyes Delta's CSeries jet order amid U.S. trade spat: sources Recent Fume Events Air France A380 Returns Home American Airlines solves pilot shortage glitch at a price   FEEDBACK Sean - Rabbit strike.   Difficulty: AC was already airborne Silviu - Questions Chris - NASA harvests slow mov...

APG 301 – Christmas Vacation For All!
NEWS [32:28] Khabarovsk L410 at Nelkan on Nov 15th 2017, impacted ground short of runway, right propeller went into reverse in flight [42:40] Wingsuit daredevils make midair landing inside plane [47:57] Virgin Atlantic and Egyptair Clip Wings at JFK [58:20] American Airlines Pilot Scheduling Glitch May Affect Holiday Travel - Bloomberg [1:06:45] Bali airport reopens after volcano eruption - AeroTime [1:09:38] FAA warns drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes   FEEDBACK ...

APG 300 – Let’s Celebrate!
VIDEO Audible.com Trial Membership Offer - Get your free audio book today! Give me your review in iTunes! I'm "airlinepilotguy" on Facebook, and "airlinepilotguy" on Twitter. feedback@airlinepilotguy.com airlinepilotguy.com ATC audio from http://LiveATC.net Intro/Outro music by Tim Brown, BrownHouseMedia, iStockphoto.com Copyright © AirlinePilotGuy 2017, All Rights Reserved Airline Pilot Guy Show by Jeff Nielsen is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonComm...


APG 299 – Chemtrails are Real?
NEWS [21:03] Airliners And F-15s Involved In Bizarre Encounter With Mystery Aircraft Over Oregon [30:52] American Airlines #AA1498 was damaged by birdstrike on approach to runway to Miami International [37:00] Air France indignant after cabin crew held in Argentina FEEDBACK [41:28] Steve - Total Electrical Failure at NIGHT - Low time pilot - POV Flying [53:30] Ian - Flew ACME to Seattle & Museum of Flight Photos! [58:11] Larry - You can (almost) always Go Around [1:01:33] Bill - ...

APG 298 – Running on the Runway
[12:53] Movember Challenge NEWS [21:24] Serious Utair 737 upset involved excessive pitch and roll [32:09] SA Airlink RJ85 near Johannesburg on Nov 8th 2017, uncontained engine failure takes out two engines [39:07] MyCargo B744 at Maastricht on Nov 11th 2017, runway excursion on takeoff [54:44] Demand for Pilots Sparks Instructor Shortage at Colleges’ Flight Programs AviationNews.net - The FAA this week unveiled an Aviation Rulemaking Committee's long-awaited recommendations to modify the...

APG 297 – Kinston/Kingston, Bovingdon/Bovington
INTRO [4:57] Erratum: Contact Approach Confusion [8:02] Movember Challenge NEWS [41:01] Woman Gets Flight Diverted To Chennai Over 'Cheating' Husband [45:39] Pakistan airlines' flight lands midway, asks passengers to take a bus [49:11] Roy Halladay Dies In Plane Crash In Gulf Of Mexico FEEDBACK [1:01:42] Liz - First commercial flight lands on remote St Helena [1:08:37] Justin - Apg feedback [1:16:37] Martin - Boeing and Jets without Pilots [1:23:31] Plane Tales - "From...


APG 296 – Nose Bent Out of Shape
Photo credit: Carmelo Anthony INTRO [12:18] ATL Meet-up at the Manchester Arms Public House O’Clock Brewing (Paris) Jet Lag IPA [22:25] Col. Jeff Meet-up [26:30] Goodwood Meet-up [38:33] Eoin and Dave Meet-up [56:27] Movember Challenge NEWS [51:10] Who needs a runway? No airport required - The Spec.com [59:55] Lange Antares 20E D-KLEP Incident, 28 Oct 2017 [1:01:46] Delta B752 at Chicago on Oct 28th 2017, reshaped nose cone FEEDBACK [1:06:52] Len - B748 Depa...

APG 295 – Air Canada Radio Issues at SFO
Cover image photo credit: lensovet (Creative Commons) INTRO Goodwood Meetup this Sunday (October 29, 2017) ATL Meet-up at the Manchester Arms Public House (October 27, 2017) RSVP to @DavidAbbey on Twitter Dr. Steph’s medical adventure Acme EFBs getting upgraded to iPad Pro! BWI Meet-up with Hillel and FO Craig Movember Challenge NEWS Update on CPDLC Iridium "ban" [38:25] US: Laptops in checked bags pose fire, explosion risk [41:13] SAFO - Runway Status Lights (RWSL) [51:...

APG 294 – First Commercial Airplane Drone Strike
ATL Meet-up at the Manchester Arms Public House RSVP to @DavidAbbey on Twitter Nick Rizzo's Junky Airlines Flight 001 - Austin to Fredericksburg. Love the shirt! NEWS Uruguay: Plane crashes during Andes disaster memorial [30:24] Glacial Pace of Advancements in Biofuel Threatens Emissions Targets [33:04] Horizon Air pilots blast Alaska management over service cuts [38:14] Iridium fault prompts ban by Oceanic ATC [44:48] Drone Operator Interviewed in Blackhawk Helicopter and Drone Collision ...


APG 293 – Slippery When Wet
NEWS Vueling A320 at Zurich on Sep 20th 2017, navigation problems [25:50] German national arrested for trying to carry ‘Mother of Satan’ explosive onto passenger jet in Sweden [30:30] Glider Launch Crash [33:58] FEEDBACK Kevin - SAN, plane spotting, PSA FLT 182 [41:40] Tom - Airline Ab-Initio [49:33] Stuart - Twin airline pilots retire by landing at Heathrow together [55:32] Liz - The Tragic Crash of Flight AF447 Shows the Unlikely but Catastrophic Consequences of Automation [57:52...

APG 292 – Goodbye, Dear Monarch
NEWS Air France A388 over Greenland on Sep 30th 2017, fan and engine inlet separated [37:38] KLAS Tower During Las Vegas Mass Shooting Incident [47:42] Monarch Files for Insolvency in U.K.'s Biggest Airline Failure [1:08:15] Elon Musk proposes city-to-city travel by rocket, right here on Earth [1:19:49] NASA Canceled A Project Similar To Elon Musk's Proposed City-To-City Rocket Passenger Service 24 Years Ago FEEDBACK Larry - Airplane names [1:30:29] Chris - The Airliner of the Futur...

APG 291 – Idiots Out Experimenting (IOE)
NEWS Boeing 737-86J (WL) C-FWGH serious incident, 21 Jul 2017 NTSB Blames Crew In Pence Overrun Incident Ryanair chief claims he can force pilots to give up a week of leave In-flight Netflix will be available on more airlines in 2018 FEEDBACK Luke - Unloved Mad Dog [2:02:20] Clarence - Feedback [2:12:02] Robert - California FB [2:16:32] Bill - Turbulence Announcements [2:19:13] Plane Tails - Against All Odds [2:22:22] Miami Rick - Short-Haul vs. Long-Haul Flying [2:45:...


APG 290 – DC-6! DC-6! DC-6!
NEWS Ryanair cancels flights after 'messing up' pilot holidays Airport fuel crisis: Govt offers to help as flights cut Heartstopping moment two planes nearly collide come over Heathrow FEEDBACK Stefan - Would be able to land in a real 737 or 767 simulator? Mark - APG Syndrome Symptom Christian - Pan Am Lives On Chris Weitzel - Harrison Ford Interview Ross - 727 Question (Reversers) Liz - The FAA requires Erickson’s MD-87’s to drop retardant with landing gear down – Fire Aviat...

APG 289 – Diversion Airfields and CRM
NEWS British father and son who 'dazzled pilots with lasers' in Spain facing £540k fine May pleads with Trump to help save British jobs Pilot, 80, walks away after crashing plane into tree in CT FEEDBACK Jan - Later in Life Career Change George - Jewish Humor for Dana Anthony - Video Christian - Broken Jetway and MD-90 Air Stairs Ben - Kiwi Kwestions Paul - How We Ruined Airline Jobs Walt - CRM Plane Tales - The Plane People Silviu - Diversion to Alternate VIDEO ...

APG 288 – Birthdays and Man Boobs
Bella Terra Publishing NEWS Unruly Hawaiian Airlines passenger must pay $98k after plane returned Rogue Baggage Handler Aborted Airliner Landing United off the hook for the passenger dragging incident 130 pilots, 430 crew members of Air India likely to be grounded Belgian Army Pilot Falls From Helicopter During Airshow FEEDBACK Dave - Be a Regional Pilot and Keep my Current Job? Mike - Cockpit Visits? James - I'm Back! G-Man - Old Planes Michael, Al - Stupid Article Re. ...


APG 287 – You’ll Pop and Die
SFO MEET-UP NEWS Pilot freaks out passengers with ‘horrific’ tornado warning Houston airports closed; major impact on United, Southwest operations In post-9/11 first in US, Pittsburgh Airport to give non-passengers airside access Jazeera A320 at Kuwait on Aug 27th 2017, collision with cable of military captive balloon Qatar B788 near Hyderabad on Aug 25th 2017, first officer incapacitated Lufthansa A343 at Philadelphia on Aug 15th 2017, engine shut down without command during roll out V...

APG 286 – Eating the Sun
NEWS Delta Jets Clip 2 Planes, Truck in 24 Hours at JFK Airport American Airlines passenger tries to open cabin door during descent Here’s What The Solar Eclipse Looked Like From Delta’s Flight Of A Lifetime FEEDBACK Max - Pre-Solo Exam [54:09] Steve - No APG Syndrome Here! [1:00:32] Jonathan - Questions about KTPA and Cigar City Brewery [1:08:50] Mainiac Mark - Layover Accomodations? [1:23:10] Fabian - Bose A20, Radio Freqs, Comm/ME/Inst Checkride, Berlin MU [1:37:43] Iowa Matt...

APG 285.5 – Eclipse Special
FEEDBACK Larry - Going Green - Again! Adam - ELT Bret - Strange 'military' plane circling US cities Marianna - NE Patriots buy 2 B767s Jules - Russian Style Pilots Moving WEST Robert - Seattle Flight Museum at Boeing Field Zack - Brian shul and the LA Speed story Tony - Calculating V1 on Touch and Goes? VIDEO Audible.com Trial Membership Offer - Get your free audio book today! Give me your review in iTunes! I'm "airlinepilotguy" on Facebook, and "airlinepilotguy" ...


APG 285 – This… is… Jeffardy!
NEWS Pilotless Commercial Aircraft? Follow the Money Air Canada, FAA hindered investigation of SFO near-miss SNPL blames EasyJet for risking passenger safety FEEDBACK Richard - R101, Airlander, Bruce Dickinson [1:33:56] Justin - I Heard You, Dana [1:37:53] Tom - Tornadoes and Engine Acceleration [1:41:21] Plane Tales - No Distant Lands [1:51:53] Sean - AC toilet diversion - "Crapper's Law?" [2:14:33] Paul - St. Alban's Cross [2:19:23] Mark - APG Syndrome Symptom [2:23:13] B...

APG 284 – Flying on Ecstasy
NEWS Easyjet pilot convicted for flying under the influence of ‘Ecstasy’ 'Severe turbulence' on American Airlines flight leaves 10 injured - Fox News UPDATE: Eastern Air Lines B737 at New York on Oct 27th 2016, overran runway on landing long FEEDBACK Bill - Another set of graves Liz - Contaminated Air? Che - Cheaper Flight Training Larry - An excellent example of CRM Ryan - College? Walt - APG 275 and General Aviation Robert - The secret system that prevents pilots who ...

APG 283 – Searching for an APG Syndrome Cure
NEWS EAA AirVenture 2017 Breaks Records Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (drones) Mid-Air Collision Study NATS Drone Assist b4ufly Jet passed within 10 minutes of where North Korean missile test landed, official says Teenager opens emergency door of taxiing plane and slides down wing after it lands at San Francisco airport Dramatic moment hero pilot saved 127 people in risky landing FEEDBACK Rebecca - Proposal Pilot style... [1:11:09] Peter - APG App [1:14:07] Lo...


APG 282 – Leather Helmets and Goggles
NEWS NTSB: Air Canada close-call at SFO was even worse than first reported AI plane flies with wheels out, forced to land early Clash between Delta Airlines pilot and flight attendant delays flight at LaGuardia Airport FEEDBACK Frankie - Funny stories and flying blind! Ross - Quick question on cargo hold temperature Nick - LED landing lights Corey - Speedbird Frik - Widebody/Narrowbody Glidepaths? Mascha - Audio Feedback - Applause Captain Joe YouTube Captain Al - Legal ...

APG 281 – The One Where Dana Kills His MacBook
NEWS US ends laptop ban for good ‘Passed gas’ forces passengers from plane at Raleigh-Durham airport Flight delayed after 4-year-old girl sneaks on board, parent thought she was too short for a ticket The Rare Lockheed L-1011 TriStar Returns to the Skies Once More FEEDBACK Richard - Mad Dog Powerbacks? [1:04:12] Janel - Tui 757 backs up on RWY [1:06:32] Nick - The Middle Plane Seat May Be The Best Soon With Revolutionary Design?? [1:10:34] Bennett - KRCA? Oh KRAP! [1:12:08...

APG 280 – Pineapples and Rainbows
NEWS 16 dead in Marine Corps plane crash [44:06] A tourist died from jet blasts at world famous Maho Beach behind Princess Juliana Airport | AIRLIVE.net [49:12] 'Where's this guy going?' Air Canada plane narrowly avoids disaster in San Francisco [53:38] Delta A320 near Daytona Beach on Jul 10th 2017, hail strike [1:17:34] FEEDBACK Zachary - Scariest Experience You've Had in the Air? [1:23:26] Liz - Can Pilots Have Successful Relationships? [1:47:28] Joyal - Best Flight Schools in...


APG 279 – Amelia Earhart Captured By Japanese?
Portland Meet-Up NEWS From Sylvia Wrigley's Fear of Landing - Amelia Earhart Captured By Japanese History Channel - Amelia Earhart: The Lost Evidence Unruly Delta passenger tried to open exit door in flight, complaint alleges FEEDBACK Ross - Family seating with a child John - I need some miami hick Luke - Back after a Hiatus from APG Luke's YouTube Channel This Is Your Chance To Become An Airline Pilot In Hawaii Luke - Power Reductions on Takeoff Robert - DL 747 Walk ...

APG 278.5 – Feedback Extra
FEEDBACK Steve - Mother Floater!!!! Joe - NOTAMS Sean - Alligator-strike? Steve - FDP Extension Ross - Single engine taxiing question Stefan - Qantas flight 72 Jon - Dana's Story? Pip - Feedback for Dana George - Dausalt, 737 Bird strike protection, SR-71, RFTP 87 Robert - When You Just Need That Coffee Fix Louisiana Steve - F-4s on Carriers John - John Deere, Charleston Ray - Plane Tales Applause (and a chance for APG to uncover a Conspiracy involving a Sunderland!) The Royal ...

APG 278 – ATC Privatization, High Temperatures
Arash Mahin's Ride to Conquer Cancer Java Jive in the Hangar video from Dave Abbey Brandon Gonzales, Podcasting On A Plane Podcast https://www.facebook.com/podcastingonaplane/ NEWS Thunderbird Crash at Dayton International UPDATE - Beechjet 400A (Jennifer Lawrence) NOT a Dual Flameout AirAsia X A333 near Learmonth on Jun 25th 2017, engine shut down in flight after severe vibrations Video aboard AirAsia X Missing compressor blade of AirAsia X EASA publishes safety information o...


APG 277 – A Load of Hot Air
NEWS Ejectable, floating 'black box' to be installed on long range Airbus planes [1:09:19] Bizjet Deadsticked To Safe Landing [1:18:05] FEEDBACK Corey - 1500 Hour Rule [1:28:10] Silviu - A330 Quick Descent [1:39:13] Alex - UK/Australia? Which is it, Nick? [1:50:32] Joe - Sports to Aviation [1:51:50] Miami Hick - easyJet recording has surfaced!! [1:55:29] Flying Kiwi - Depression [1:57:33] Plane Tails - A Load of Hot Air [2:15:47] Radio Roger - Captain/First Officer Rela...

APG 276 – Sesame Street of Aviation
NEWS China Eastern A332 at Sydney on Jun 11th 2017, engine shut down in flight [25:41] Spitfire crash on takeoff few meters from public during airshow in North of France [31:49] Horror on Bristol easyJet flight as pilot says there's only a 50-50 chance of engines working [39:22] Pilot crashes after GPS sends him to non-existent airport in Scotland [51:33] FEEDBACK Tom - Westjet Trans Atlantic Flight [1:13:09] Jeff - Shabby-looking Jets [1:24:23] Paul - Its time for a change [1:32:...

APG 275 – Pilot Fatigue, and Do Pilots Get Nervous?
NYC MEET-UP Arash Mahin's Ride to Conquer Cancer NEWS Jetblue A321 near Grand Rapids on May 30th 2017, LiOn battery overheats in flight [38:37] Summit L410 at Lukla on May 27th 2017, contacted trees and impacted ground before runway [49:31] FEEDBACK JD - Depression Discussion [54:21] Miami Hick and Maineman Micah [1:07:35] Yogi - Autoland or Manual Flying? [1:12:18] Mark - Acme Jr Scheduler [1:19:40] Mississippi Matt - Agricultural Aviation [1:...


APG 274 – Outsourced Maintenance – Safety Concern?
Plane Talking UK Podcast Meet-up with Dave Abbey in NYC Arash Mahin's Ride to Conquer Cancer NEWS The Southwest flight that flew nonstop — to West Mifflin [27:46] What Do Pilots (Actually) Do on Long Flights? [32:09] Laptop Ban Update (ALPA) [38:14] Man drives through airport gate, makes it onto plane with backpack before being detained, authorities say [46:41] Incident: Malaysia A333 at Melbourne on May 31st 2017, possible hijack attempt averted by other passengers [49:02] AL...

APG 273 – The B-52, aka “BUFF”
Tom Wachowski's Private Jet Podcast Arash Mahin's Ride to Conquer Cancer Jen Niffer's Tales From The Terminal - Wings Over Avgeeks NEWS British Airways: Flights cancelled amid IT crash - BBC News [36:03] Dutch King Reveals Secret Life As Airline Co-Pilot [46:55] Snowbirds make decision to cancel upcoming performances to get more practice [50:56] Emirates A388 over Arabian Sea on Jan 7th 2017, wake turbulence sends business jet in uncontrolled descent [53:51] 2 dead as jet crashes on...

APG 272 – Wings Over Pittsburgh APG 2017 Extravaganza Live!
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APG 271 – Pilots and Depression
NEWS Passengers Brawl After Spirit Airlines Cancels Flights [16:54] Incident: Skywest CRJ2 at Chicago on May 1st 2017, cargo smoke, smoke in cockpit and cabin [20:25] FEEDBACK Liz - Air Force to allow average looking, uncool people to become fighter pilots [24:28] Jan - A340 Incident in Colombia [28:36] Barbara's Story [37:09] Alex - Sertraline (anti-depressant) [53:00] Danielle - Airbus Beeps [1:05:06] Plane Tails - "The Aviators of Pittsburgh" [...

APG 270 – Goin’ Old School
Wings Over Pittsburgh Follow the Crew on Twitter: @apgcrew, Swarm App: Captain Jeff APG Meet-up/Live Recording with fellow aviation podcasters - Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the Courtyard by Marriott (KPIT) Bags/Prohibited Items List Best GA Airports for WoP Beaver Co Airport (KBVI), 4500' Paved, 100LL: $4.99 Jefferson Co Airport (K2G2), 5000' Paved, 100LL: $4.40 Butler CO / Scholter (KBTP), 4800' Paved, 100LL: $4.90 Zelienople (KPJC), 4900' Paved, 100LL: $5.00...

APG 269 – Zip it, Chatty Cathy
Uncontrolled Airspace - The General Aviation Podcast Wings Over Pittsburgh T-shirts: Contact me if you're attending the airshow - jeff@airlinepilotguy.com Follow the Crew on Twitter: @apgcrew, Swarm App: Captain Jeff APG Meet-up/Live Recording with fellow aviation podcasters - Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 7:00 PM at the Courtyard by Marriott (KPIT) Bags/Prohibited Items List APG Merchandise - airlinepilotguy.com/store NEWS Video shows Kansas City International Airport ...


APG 268 – Do the Shimmy-Shimmy
NEWS Air Canada sues Airbus for negligence in 2015 Halifax crash [47:51] Southwest Airlines pilot arrested with a loaded gun at a TSA checkpoint [54:27] FEEDBACK Matt - Desktop Simming, and How do you keep that passion up? [1:06:07] From Big Ron (Not So) - Pilots' poor English risks 'serious accident' in UK skies, warns CAA [1:16:35] Larry (The Geezer) - Shimmy in landing gear [1:22:20] Mark - Exit row safety [1:29:30] Plane Tails - Second Andy Anderson Interview Part 3 [1:34:54] ...

APG 267 – Boarding Denied!
APG/Flying and Life Fly-Ins - Contact Mike APG Home Airports Eclipse 2017 Map NEWS United 'clarifies' that Flight 3411 was not overbooked [56:27] Pentagon awards contract to United Airlines to forcibly remove Assad [1:16:49] Harrison Ford won't face any penalties over runway incident [1:19:53] Russia Requests 747 Autopilot Changes After Bishkek Crash [1:26:22] FEEDBACK Joe - Landing a Boeing seems like a lot of work :) [1:42:27] Gustov - Voice feedback and old Boeing parts! [1:48:2...

APG 266 – Shisa Kanko: What’s Your Point?
NEWS CNN: New terrorist laptop bombs may evade airport security, intel sources say [31:26] American B738 at Albuquerque on Mar 29th 2017, first officer became incapacitated and died [42:15] Peruvian B733 at Jauja on Mar 28th 2017, hard landing, runway excursion, all gear collapsed, aircraft caught fire [44:59] ASN Aircraft accident Cessna 500 Citation I Sierra Eagle N8DX Marietta, GA [50:02] Passenger jet in near-miss with large drone at 10,000 feet on Heathrow approach [54:40] Elon Musk Has ...


APG 265 – German Cows are Out to Get You
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, First Officer Dana NEWS Circular Runways? [20:53] US forbids any device larger than cellphone on airlines from 13 countries [28:13] Plane lands safely in Australia after propeller falls off [38:47] South Supreme AN26 at Wau on Mar 20th 2017, collided with fire truck on landing [51:01] Jammed elevator cited as factor in Ameristar MD-83 accident [53:02] FEEDBACK Ben and Jackson - Opening of Cockpit Door [1:...

APG 264 – FoxTrotting on the Runway
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, First Officer Dana NEWS Headphone batteries explode on flight to Australia [32:27] American B738 near Jacksonville on Mar 14th 2017, IFE wasn't thirsty [37:00] 7ft tall athlete deemed too tall to fly [44:24] FEEDBACK Big Ron - Is that my seat? Pakistani plane flew with extra passengers standing in the aisle [50:16] Olivier - The A380 has a heart for foxes! - Illustration and LiveATC [53:29] Tim - Thoughts on ...

APG 263 – How Low Can You Go?
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, First Officer Dana NEWS [REAL ATC] Hot Air Balloons Cause Havoc at Sao Paulo [46:16] [REAL ATC] RADAR Outage at Miami International [51:37] Hawaii-bound flight diverted over blanket dispute [59:08] Betty in the Sky with a Suitcase Ameristar MD83 at Detroit on Mar 8th 2017, overran runway on takeoff [1:03:04] WestJet Denies Close Call Caught on Camera at St. Maarten [1:11:57] FEEDBACK Joel - New York ...


APG 262 – Captain Rick Bell and Wings Over Pittsburgh
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, First Officer Dana, and USAF Captain Rick Bell Wings Over Pittsburgh [13:56] APG Coffee Fund [27:17] NEWS Fuming passenger delayed by stricken flight gives finger to hero pilots after emergency landing [30:49] Boeing company uses A321 in website promo [34:34] New FAA Ruling Allows For Visibility Commercial Landings [38:49] Drone smashes through woman’s apartment window [47:54] FEEDBACK Tom - RAF L-101...

APG 261 – It Was Captain Nick in the Conservatory with the Disco Lights
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Captain Nick, and First Officer Dana Wings Over Pittsburgh [18:57] Aviodrome Museum Meet-Up in the Netherlands [23:25] APG Coffee Fund [34:46] NEWS F-15s scramble to intercept unresponsive aircraft over restricted airspace over West Palm Beach [39:27] Aircraft accident Boeing 727-2J0 (F) Adv. HK-4544 Puerto Carreño-Germán Olano Airport (PCR) [43:00] Flybe DH8D at Amsterdam on Feb 23rd 2017, right main gear collapse on landing [50:33] Emirates T...

APG 260 – Oh Deer
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and FO Dana Coffee Fund [19:36] NEWS Police detain passengers for using phones during flight [23:04] A United pilot ranted about Trump, Clinton and divorce. Her passengers fled [24:51] Plane strikes deer at Charlotte Douglas Airport [31:58] Harrison Ford in incident with passenger plane at California airport [43:41] FEEDBACK Mark - Air Force Looks At Sharing Pilots With Airlines [54:58] Noel - Fear of Fl...


APG 259 – APG with Plane Talking UK
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, Carlos Stebbings, and Matt Smith PLANE TAILS The Busby Babes [1:58:23] Coffee Fund [26:24] NEWS Air India crew warned after taking away Hotel Renaissance buffet food in boxes at Heathrow [30:01] MyCargo 747 Bishkek Crash Update [33:17] Westjet B763 at Calgary on Jan 28th 2017, lonesome errant wheel [40:21] Swiss B773 near Iqaluit on Feb 1st 2017, engine automatically shut down in flight [45:37] Aerolineas A332 ...

APG 258 – A Super Weekend
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson Photography The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and First Officer Dana PLANE TAILS The Curate's Egg [1:49:30] Coffee Fund [21:33] NEWS Santa Monica Airport will close in 2028 and be replaced by a park, officials say [24:34] Update: MyCargo B744 at Bishkek [28:20] FEEDBACK Joe - Overheated iPhone Brought Down EgyptAir? [38:37] Tim - Finding Connie [50:47] Brian - Airplane cowl photo [57:01] Stu - Catha...

APG 257 – Cosmic Rays Damaging Our Brains?
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson Photography The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and First Officer Dana PLANE TAILS The Rosinenbomber [2:27:10] Coffee Fund [19:20] NEWS SAM 44 [21:50] Flybe DH8D near Dublin on Apr 27th 2016, incapacitated first officer interferes with flight controls [36:10] NASA fears cosmic rays from outer space will damage plane passengers’ brains (It’s even worse for aircrews!) [43:07] In gesture of love, Alaska pilot to donate kid...


APG 256 – Between Steph and a Hard Place
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, FO Dana, and Dispatcher Mike PLANE TAILS Larry, We're Going Down [1:52:20] Coffee Fund [14:40] NEWS MyCargo B744 at Bishkek on Jan 16th 2017, impacted terrain on go around [18:06] Medical Certification of Small Aircraft Pilots (BasicMed) [25:24] LATAM B763 at Sao Paulo on Jan 15th 2017, aircraft being shot at [33:49] Three-Year Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Ends Where It Started: Shrouded in Mystery [36...

APG 255 – Trip to HEL
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff and Captain Nick. PLANE TAILS Six in One Day Airplane Intel Podcast NEWS Mozambique incident NOT a drone collision [17:24] American Airlines uniform row heats up as maker lashes back [20:34] Ex-Sen. D'Amato kicked off flight after rallying passengers against crew [26:56] Aerosucre B722 at Puerto Carreno on Dec 20th 2016, overran runway on takeoff [33:27] FEEDBACK Alex - How do you Sleep on a Plane? [40:07] Jules - Botched Appr...

APG 254 – Mass Shooting at FLL
PHOTO CREDIT: Fox News http://foxnews.com The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick. PLANE TAILS Operation Yonaton Ready For Takeoff Podcast NEWS FLL Mass Shooting [33:18] Drone rips huge hole in plane’s nose after it strikes it while landing [41:05] Woman Says Planes Won’t Stop Dropping Poop on Her Driveway [44:50] Citation Loses Instrument Panel in IFR Weather [52:15] FEEDBACK Jonathan - Who is Really Monitoring Your Logbook? [1:...


APG 253 – My Dangling Preposition
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and Miami Rick PLANE TAILS Little Things NEWS Korean Air crew to 'use more force' with unruly passengers Russian Military Plane IL-18 Crash-Landed in Yakutia Afriqiyah A320 enroute on Dec 23rd 2016, hijacked to Malta, hijack ended Crew ‘spaced out’ on toxic fumes ‘Fume event’ hospitalises American Airlines crew in latest incident concerning cabin air Finger and language problems in Phuket Dec 28th 2016 Impai...

APG 252 – Captain Jeff’s Birthday / End-of-Year Episode
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick NEWS Actress Carrie Fisher in intensive care after a cardiac episode on flight from London to L.A. Performers on crashed plane were headed to Syria Young girl dies after Air Canada flight from Toronto to London is diverted to Shannon Airport Vesna Vulovic, stewardess who survived 33,000ft fall, dies A flight was delayed after someone named their Wi-Fi hotspot 'Samsung Galaxy Note 7' Virgin flight passengers V...

APG 251 – Christmas 2016 Edition
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and First Officer Dana NEWS EgyptAir crash: Traces of explosives found on victims Eva B773 at Los Angeles on Dec 16th 2016, ATC instructs turn left instead of right, loss of separation, confusion, dangerous closure to terrain FEEDBACK Matt - A Christmas Story | History | Air & Space Magazine Larry - Christmas wish list Miami Hick - Christmas Special Poem Adam - ATC Memes Christmas Poem Liz - Cute vid...


APG 250 – Quarter Millennial Episode
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and FO Dana landingthatfirstjobinaviation's podcast NEWS Feds could allow Wi-Fi phone calls on airline flights Balloon Pilot Who Killed 16 Was on Drugs and Had Five DWI Raps Boise air traffic controller who couldn’t be reached fell asleep Flight attendant who ditched cocaine at LAX to plead guilty British Airways crew vote for Heathrow strike - BBC News Second suspect in Brazilian soccer team air crash put in j...

APG 249 – Out of Fuel
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick Photo By Graham from Scotland - P4-LOR Bae146/RJ85 LAMIA, CC BY-SA 2.0, Link Dr. Steph on Plane Safety Podcast Episode 35 - AED’s & Disruptive passengers Capt. Nick on the Airplane Geeks Podcast Episode 430 Captain Nick: Born to Fly CJ Hemmer's "Fini Flight" video NEWS LAMIA Bolivia RJ85 near Medellin on Nov 28th 2016, electrical problems, no fuel, impact with terrain PIA AT42 near Havelian on Dec 7th 2016, engin...

APG 248 – Lots of Drunken Tomfoolery
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Miami Rick, Captain Nick, and First Officer Dana NEWS Crash: LAMIA Bolivia RJ85 near Medellin on Nov 28th 2016, electrical problems, no fuel, impact with terrain Pilot killed as CF-18 crashes near Cold Lake American Airlines uniform problems continue as top-level meeting is convened FEEDBACK Renato - Colombia Crash John - The Fighter Squadron Bar TJ -Turbulence Anthony -Evergreen 747 Larry - NATII Miami Hick - Po...


APG 247 – Need More Blood Pressure Meds
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick NEWS A mother throws her newborn baby in airport bin because she didn’t want to miss connecting flight | AIRLIVE.net PIA Boeing 777 #PK798 diverted to Manchester for emergency landing after all toilets were blocked | AIRLIVE.net Ricardo - B737 blown tires update Flying object that nearly hit Porter flight likely not a drone, investigators say DHC-8 descends to 25 meters in windshear encounter in Norway - ASN News...

APG 246 – Travel Channel, Veterans Day, Oral Hygiene
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and our Main(e) Man Micah! Dan Faulkner's new podcast "This Could Be Interesting" (TCBI) https://thiscouldbeinteresting.nz/ NEWS Magnicharters B733 at Mexico City on Nov 9th 2016, burst all main tyres during roll out Porter plane narrowly avoids collision with mystery object FEEDBACK Nevil Bounds interviews Barbara Parish Felix - Hi from SFO! Glen - Logbooks Nick - Taproom Meetup in New York ...

APG 245 – What’s In Your Flight Bag?
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick. NEWS UPS orders up to 28 Boeing 747-8 freighters Huge fight erupts on Ryanair plane after elderly woman hit on the head Pilot Shortage Prompts Regional Airlines to Boost Starting Wages Manhunt underway after radio transmissions with Melbourne flights hacked Bob Hoover, one of history’s greatest pilots, dead at 94 Bob Hoover Tribute Challenge | Flite Test Nightmare Snake surprises passengers plane ...


APG 244 – A Tony Redux
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Captain Nick, and special guest First Officer Dana aka "Tony" APG 090 NEWS Eastern Air Lines B737 at New York on Oct 27th 2016, overran runway on landing American B763 at Chicago on Oct 28th 2016, rejected takeoff, fire at right hand wing due to uncontained engine failure Fedex MD10 at Fort Lauderdale on Oct 28th 2016, main gear collapse on landing, aircraft on fire End of World’s Coolest Landing? KLM Will Stop Flying the 747 to ...

APG 243 – Robot Co-Pilots?
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Miami Rick and Captain Nick NEWS Robot Pilots Travelmate The 747 and the Conveyor Belt Blue B734 near Bucharest on Oct 19th 2016, deafening noise in cockpit FEEDBACK Jonathan - Justplanes.com Stephen - Pets in Baggage Class Chris -Dog Walks Mike - C-141 Yellow Pole Thing Colin -Auto GCAS Saves F-16 Pilot Larry - Virgin Atlantic to begin low-carbon jet fuel flight trials in 2017 viniSEEus - SouthWes...

APG 242 – I’m Siri, Your Co-pilot
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, Miami Rick and Captain Nick FS In Focus Show Podcast With Nick Anderson NEWS Light Twin Crashes near Pratt & Whitney Plant; Student Pilot Was Distraught, Fought With Instructor Virgin Australia flight attendant thrown onto galley floor in mid-air incident BA passengers forced to make emergency return to Heathrow China Eastern A333 at Shanghai on Oct 11th 2016, runway incursion forces departure to rotate early and climb over A333 ...


APG 241 – New Iraqi Airport
Photo Credit: Wikipedia The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick NEWS Iraq’s transport minister declares country’s new airport will be built on the site of a 7,000-year-old alien interplanetary spaceship launcher Saab Autopilot System Draws Scrutiny Aeromexico B788 over Atlantic on Sep 22nd 2016, automated declaration of Emergency reporting engine failure Atlasjet A321 over Bulgaria on Sep 8th 2016, climb instead of descent results in near collision ...

APG 240 – Rainbow Shines Over Captain Arnold Palmer
Photo Credit: Duane Stein The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Captain Nick, and Markus Vöelter Please subscribe to my son's YouTube channel! ToKnight's The Night Markus Vöelter's Omega Tau Podcast NEWS Boeing 777X First Jet to Give Pilots Data With Finger Swipe American Airlines flight attendants sue Boeing over sudden descent injuries Red Arrows pilot death: Ejector seat firm to be prosecuted Rainbows Shine Before, After Arnold Palmer's Funeral FAA Improves Runway Conditions...

APG 239 – Arnold Palmer Flies West
Photo Credit: Golf Digest The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Miami Rick NEWS NTSB 2015 Aviation Statistics Show General Aviation Accidents Continue to Decline American B773 over Pacific on Sep 20th 2016, pilot incapacitated United A319 at Denver on Sep 18th 2016, runway excursion during line up Amazon has been fined £65,000 for trying to fly dangerous goods Delta B764 near Manchester on Sep 25th 2016, tablet battery thermal runaway Qantas B744 near New York...


APG 238 – Acme Airlines Safety Video
Photo Credit: YouTube The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick NEWS Boeing’s smallest jet to fly trans-Atlantic routes Pilot error cited in Blue Angel crash Five charged after laser pen shone at Edinburgh plane Incident: Delta MD88 enroute on Sep 16th 2016, cellphone battery overheats Incident: United B738 near Denver on Sep 14th 2016, fuzz about the buzz FEEDBACK Stephen - Crosswind Takeoffs and Typhoons William - Urban Sketchers Ivor -...

APG 237 – Sully the Movie Reviewed
Photo Credit: Greg L - Wikimedia Commons (originally posted to Flickr as Plane crash into Hudson River) The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Elyse Anderson Interview Part Two" NEWS The Onion reviews "Sully" Crash Investigators Pan Their Casting as Villains in ‘Sully’ US Airways 1549 NTSB Sunshine Meeting Te...

APG 236 – Plane Spotters Rock!
Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Captain Nick, Captain Al, MaineMan Micah, and Nevil Bounds Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Aerodynamics of Death" NEWS Anti-wrinkle device leads to Southwest flight evacuation Montreal plane spotters have fun while boosting airport security Emirates 777 long-landed before idle-power go-around Accident - Prelimi...


APG 235 – Airline Pilot Guy-The Movie
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Elyse Anderson Interview Part One" NEWS Legendary Boeing engineer Joe Sutter dies; he pioneered Boeing’s 747 jumbo jet Airline pilots arrested on alcohol charge at Glasgow Airport Southwest B737 near Pensacola on Aug 27th 2016, uncontained engine failure Japanese airline ANA to replace 100 Ro...

APG 234 – A Sheep, a Duck, and a Chicken
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Miami Rick, Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Woosh, Bang, Oops!" NEWS Hezbollah Drone Is a Warning to the U.S. Ibiza holiday flight terror after police officer's GUN goes off inside cabin Things Didn't Go Well During 2nd Test Flight for World's Longest Aircraft Co-Pilot Arrested for Being Drunk at Cherry Capit...

APG 233 – Even a Monkey Can Do It
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Miami Rick, Captain Nick, and guest pilot Don Sebastian, the PreBuy Guy Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "From Humble Beginnings" George Nolly's "Ready For Takeoff" podcast Amsterdam Meet Up Video - August 2016 NEWS JetBlue Flight 429 Hits Turbulence; 24 Taken to Hospital American Airlines A320 Evacuation FEEDBAC...


APG 232 – Near Miss or Near Hit?
Photo Credit: Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "The Greatest Stick and Rudder Man Who Ever Lived" NEWS Emirates 521 Update Man jumps off air bridge and runs across apron to catch flight! Doubt cast over the reliability of balloon accident pilot (Source The Week) Dro...

APG 231.5 – Feedback Extra with Miami Rick
The crew for this episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Miami Rick! Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad FEEDBACK Bob - 2 MD 11's and a 747 at RSW Lucas - Airbus, Boeing, Weddings Liz - Air cargo firms feel the pressure from plunge in freight prices Ray - I'm falling off the wagon -- I need a dose of Rickets Toni - LAX Tower Controller, Acme Giant FO Bob - Big Ol Jet Airliner (RC) Grant - Wing Walking, Sunderland James Linda - Mad Do...

APG 231 – I Smell of Old Furniture and Kerosene
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Captain Nick, and special guest Haig Mardirosian Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Black Bucks over the Atlantic" NEWS Emirates B773 at Dubai on Aug 3rd 2016, touched down during go-around without gear, aircraft on fire Pilot takes down unruly passenger: ‘You don’t put your hands on my flight attendant!’ The Mayo Company's ...


APG 230 – IPA Psychos
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Another day at work" NEWS Solar Impulse completes historic round-the-world trip Facebook’s Giant Internet-Beaming Drone Finally Takes Flight 7-Eleven Just Used a Drone to Deliver a Chicken Sandwich and Slurpees EASA warns on airline-device lithium battery risk NTSB Warn...

APG 229 – Farnborough 2016 Live Recording and Meet-Up
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Captain Nick, Markus Völter, Carl Stebbings, Matt Smith, Pilot Pip, Captain Al, Nevil Bounds, Maine Man Micah, Pasadena Brian [Coleman] A very special thank you to Carlos, Matt and Nev, whose technical expertise, professional audio and video equipment, and unselfish volunteering of their time made this the great show it was! VIDEO Audible.com Trial Membership Offer - Get your free audio book today! Give me your review in iTunes! ...

APG 228 – Live from Captain Nick’s Garden
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Down the Black Hole" NEWS Delta plane mistakenly lands at Ellsworth Air Force Base FBI closes the books on D.B. Cooper Boeing readies high-flying celebration for 100th anniversary FEEDBACK Renato - Landing Below Minimums Thianar - Balloons at 51,000 f...


APG 227 – Insult Mode Enabled
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Farnborough 2016 APG Meet-Up RSVP Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Tumble Down Dick" Jennifer's Blog: Blog Post About (Aviation) Podcasts NEWS EgyptAir 804 Update Swiss RJ1H at London on Jun 19th 2016, near collision with a drone FEEDBACK Paul - Tesla “Autopilot" The Tesla didn’t...

APG 226 – Up the Creek with Two Paddles
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Captain Nick's intro music by Kevin from Norway ("Kevski") Taking Gazing Skyward TV to New Heights Farnborough 2016 APG Meet-Up RSVP Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "The Sovereign of the Skies" NEWS Terrorist Attack in Turkey EgyptAir 804 Update American Airlines plane evacuate...

APG 225 – It’s “Bowls,” Not “Balls!”
Photo: Austen Redman at en.wikipedia, CC BY 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6885944 The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Miami Rick, and Captain Nick Farnborough 2016 APG Meet-Up RSVP Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Miss Tilly's Orifice" NEWS Egypt unable to pull data...


APG 224 – Secret Number Two
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "The 6th of June 1944" NEWS EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean Military Plane Crash Kills Pilot Near Moscow Dubai airport shut Saturday for over an hour; 22 flights diverted Incide...

APG 223 – Taco, I don’t know where your tongue has been!
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "An Avon over the Thames" NEWS UPS freighter suffers nose wheel collapse at Seoul Incheon Chino Warbirds Saturate the Senses Germanwings A319 between Stuttgart and Hamburg on May 11th 2016, two cabin ...

APG 222 – Open Those Window Shades!
Photo: Cweyer at English Wikipedia - Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "St. Martin in the Woods" NEWS Pilot safely ejected before Thunderbirds jet crashed near Colorado Springs after Air Force Aca...


APG 221 – APG Syndrome; What’s That Beeping Noise?
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "An Interview with WWII Pilot Andy Anderson - Part Four" NEWS EgyptAir 804 Update IndiGo Pilots Dismissed After Mistaking Road For Runway 100ft from disaster: Drone flown ‘intentionally’ at passenger ...

APG 220.5 – Feedback Extra
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Tyler Herrick, and Nevil Bounds Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS 'Drunk US air marshal' removed from Heathrow flight by police Delta flight attendant charged with stealing nearly 1,500 mini liquor bottles Third-Class Medical Reform included in defense Bill: AVweb FAA proposes Changes to GA Flight Training: AVwebFlas...

APG 220 – EgyptAir 804 – Another LOC?
Photo credit: Aviation Herald/Google Earth The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! Nick’s chat with Mike Young of Aircrew Interviews - http://www.aircrewinterview.tv/ This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "An Interview with WWII Pilot Andy Anderson - Part Three" NEWS EgyptAir 80...


APG 219 – Pinching People’s Packages
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "An Interview with WWII Pilot Andy Anderson - Part Two" NEWS Airline chief sued by own pilots for claiming 'flying is easier than driving a car' Delta B712 near Nashville on May 8th 2016, tur...

APG 218 – Cosmic Radiation
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "An Interview with WWII Pilot Andy Anderson" NEWS Delta MD90 at Atlanta on Apr 27th 2016, rejected takeoff due to ATC operational error TAME E190 at Cuenca on Apr 28th 2016, overran runway American Airlines s...

APG 217 – 4 of Spades
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Pilot Pip Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "The Woman Who Flew the V1" NEWS Drone believed to have hit British Airways flight 'may have been a plastic bag' 'Death ray' could be used at Heathrow to shut down flying drones Former Concorde pilot died from d...


APG 216 – Airliner Hits Drone? Pre-Flight Anxiety
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Al APG on Google Play Music! Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "The Last of the Phantoms" NEWS British Airways A320 at London on Apr 17th 2016, drone impacts aircraft College Student Is Removed From Flight After Speaking Arabic on Plane U...

APG 215 – Mad Dog Sandwich
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "Mount Fiji and Flight 911" NEWS FlyDubai Update: From Russian IAC Plane turned around for couple to visit dying grandson Navy P-8 Poseidon Locates Castaways On A Deserted Island In The Pacific Woman and her dog lost...

APG 214 – Shark Bites
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! This week's Plane Tails by Captain Nick is entitled "A Tall Story" NEWS Pilots 'Worked to Death': Flydubai Whistleblower says Fatigue-related crash Predicted Unique Challenges of Arriving at Major Fly-In Events Addressed in Aviation Safety Alert FAA issues Airworthiness...


APG 213 – Delta Pee
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, and Dr. Steph Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS Egypt A320 near Cairo on Mar 29th 2016, hijack to Larnaca ended peacefully, hijacker arrested, no explosives Alaska Airlines cancels 20 flights Monday due to volcanic ash concerns Airline pilot charged with running 'string of brothels' American Airlines pilot charge...

APG 212 – Brussels, Rostov-on-Don, Single-Frequency Communications
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, Captain Nick and special guest, Carl Stebbings Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS Brussels Airport to remain closed indefinitely; ICAO condemns attacks Investigators able to decode data from Flydubai damaged CVR Malaysia B772 over Gulf of Thailand on Mar 8th 2014, aircraft missing, data indicate flight MH-370 ended w...

APG 211 – Packing Tips
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph and Captain Nick. Mike Karrel's Flying and Life podcast Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS Crash: Flydubai B738 at Rostov on Don on Mar 19th 2016, missed runway after holding for 2 hours Incident: United B772 near Mumbai on Mar 15th 2016, double generator failure Lufthansa jet and drone nearly col...


APG 210 – Potable?
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph and Captain Nick. Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS German Wings Accident Report Germanwings crash: victims' relatives say Lufthansa should have stopped pilot flying 2 planes report nearly striking drones in Charlotte First Cape drone pilots graduate FEEDBACK Jeff/Steve - Republic Airways Files for B...

APG 209 – Baby in the Bag
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, and Captain Nick. Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS Shock after passenger discovers a baby hidden in woman's hand luggage on Air France flight - Mirror Online American 767 engine shutdown in London FAA Requires Inspections on Aging 777s FEEDBACK Big Ron - Aviación al Día: 'Sofisticada' bomba que explotó en avió...

APG 208.5 – Feedback Extra!
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick. Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! FEEDBACK Edward Steinfeld - favourite airports Daniel Sinico - Awesome video and amazing stories about the F104! Grant, Carl, Chandrasekhar - How To Fly a Boeing 737 Swedish Jim - Automatic emergency landing! Swedish Jim - Why you should really use seatbelt Nick in Main...


APG 208 – Last Flight of a Beautiful Lady
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick. Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS Debris in Mozambique Is Thought to Come From Malaysia Airlines Plane DOT rule protects air passengers from e-cigarette aerosol Easyjet A319 at Bristol on Feb 16th 2016, flaps instead gear retracted Inaugural Boeing 727 makes its final flight to Museum of Fl...

APG 207 – Eric “Winkle” Brown – Gone West
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick. Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS U.N. agency bans lithium-ion batteries on passenger aircraft Atlanta Airport Gives TSA Ultimatum to Improve or Get Out FEEDBACK Bhavesh in KENYA - Reading Recs from Rick? Armando - AA Discrimination? / Cultural Adaptation Seth Valen...

APG 206 – CAVU to You
The crew for this week's episode: Captain Jeff, Dr. Steph, and Captain Nick. Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Airline Pilot Guy App - iPhone/iPad 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! NEWS Virgin Atlantic flight back in UK after 'laser incident' How dangerous are lasers to planes? CAAZ impounds US cargo plane . . . Bleeding body, millions of rands found on board Study: 90% Of Plane Landings Just Barely Pulled Off FEEDBACK Chris Randall - Long EZ...


APG 205 – Where am I? I don’t know.
The crew for this week's episode is Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph, Captain Nick and special guest Paul Whittle "The App Guy" 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! Airline Pilot Guy App - Android Platform Airline Pilot Guy - iOS Version NEWS Somali authorities identify suspect in jetliner blast Former aircraft company executive killed in Arizona crash Drone Crashes Into 40th Floor Of Empire State Building FAA Issues Critical SAFO to Airlines on Lithium Batter...

APG 204 – Flying West
The crew for this week's episode is Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph and Captain Nick. 32R Aviation Apparel Promo code APG gets you 10 percent off! Airline Pilot Guy Mobile App (Android Platform Version) NEWS Daallo A321 near Mogadishu on Feb 2nd 2016, explosion rips fuselage open American Airlines crew reported BURNING smell on aborted Flight AA109 In-flight fist fight: Airplane grounded following mid-air cabin crew brawl British Airways B744 at London on Jan 30th 2016, both main gear...

APG 203 – Pizza and Beer
The crew for this week's episode is Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, and Captain Nick. Here's a link to the Google Play Store to download your copy of the Airline Pilot Guy mobile app, Android version: Click Me! NEWS Retired Alaska Airlines Captain Accused Of Piloting Plane While Under The Influence 'Plane wreckage' found in Thailand fuels talk of missing Malaysian jet FAA updates flight review guidance JFK allowed passengers arriving on international flight to exit without going through Customs ...


APG 202 – A Turkey of a Flight
The crew for this week's episode is Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Doctor Steph, and Captain Nick. Nick dropped out at about the 46 minute mark due to overheating equipment and island bandwidth. It was good to have him for a third of the show, though! Here's a link to the Google Play Store to download your copy of the Airline Pilot Guy mobile app, Android version: Click Me! NEWS A Man For All Seasons EasyJet urges cross-check rigour after take-off data incidents Unfairly kicked off flight, Sikh,...

APG 201 – Know Where You’re Going?
The crew for this week's episode is Captain Jeff, Doctor Steph, and our new regular crewmember, Captain Nick. Do you know where you're going? Apparently, pilot crews on a couple of flights in the last few weeks didn't. What we can tell you, though, is the APG knows. We have set our sights on continuing to improve our show and grow our community! NEWS Plane lands on taxiway instead of runway in Seattle Andre Turcat, Captain On Concorde’s First Flight, Dies At 94 United Airlines Chief, Oscar Mun...

APG 200 – The Bicentennial Edition
Our "Official" 200th episode! You will notice that we are saying "we," "our," et cetera a lot more lately. The Airline Pilot Guy show has evolved into a team effort. Dr. Steph and Miami Rick joined the show last year, and now we're pleased to say that Captain Nick Anderson, aka Old.Pilot and "The Curmudgeon" has been invited to join the crew as well (I really hope he declines, though!) ;) Quite a surprise awaited me (Capt. Jeff) when I flew down to Miami to join Steph and Rick to record this episode. App...


APG 199.5 – Happy New Year!
Well, we managed to squeeze in one more show before the end of 2015. Because we're planning a big show in January (episode 200!), we thought we should try to answer some feedback. NEWS Report from Australian investigators suggests MH370 was a ‘zombie plane’ Amazon in talks to lease Boeing jets to launch its own air-cargo business FAA scolds Allegiant for having to make emergency low-fuel landing FEEDBACK Micah - Aviation Career News XNA Nick - Normal procedures and flow diagrams for B777 ...

APG 199 – Happy Holidays!
NEWS Passenger opens door and triggers slider on board Volarisflight 714 Fire fighters spray foam on wrong plane during engine emergency Holiday laser displays raising safety concerns for pilots Small Lithium Battery-powered Vehicles Banned by several airlines Tokyo’s drone squad will deploy 10-foot drones armed with nets to police the sky UAS Registration and Marking Requirements Qatar A359 at New York on Dec 10th 2015, rejected takeoff Southwest Airlines pilot tells 109 passengers that p...

APG 198 – Qatar 778 Preliminary Report
Photo Credit: Wikipedia NEWS Actor Morgan Freeman in plane scare Wild boars on runway send SpiceJet plane off it 'Six-month delay' for Heathrow decision Qatar 778 Preliminary Report FEEDBACK Incredible Video - Jeff Dangel Boeing says to roll out first 737 MAX in early December - Nick Acosta JetPack flown in New York around the Statue of Liberty - Big Ron Project Update #18: Restoration of the B-29 Superfortress at Nuclear Museum by National Museum of Nuclear Science - Larry Gregory Swed...


APG 197 – Automation Dependency Strikes Again
Photo Credit: Wikipedia Miami Rick's Appearance on Airplane Geeks Podcast NEWS Chinese ATC to Adopt English-only Policy Fiji Sevens rugby team’s ultimate show of selflessness American pilot arrested after 'police found 22lbs of cocaine in his bag' at airport in Peru Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501 - Final Report Automation Dependency FEEDBACK Safe Taxi Speed? - Nicolas Jackson Andrew - Boeing Everett Factory and the Museum of Flight Heavy Maintenance Practices article - Ken Tyler Herr...

APG 196 – The Rickipedia
Photo Credit: Evan Schoo Get your Acme Airlines t-shirts here: Teespring NEWS Ghostrider gunship scrapped after inverted flight scare A Pilot's career in the balance after MILITARY STRENGTH LASER attack on plane at Heathrow Aviatraffic B733 at Osh on Nov 22nd 2015, hard landing collapses all gear American Airlines officials allow passengers on a flight from Mexico to skip customs and leave JFK airport… days after ISIS threaten to attack New York FEEDBACK Airbus Official Urges Maj...

APG 195 – Mustaches in Movember
Get your Acme Airlines t-shirts here: Teespring NEWS Failed Windows 3.1 system blamed for shutting down Paris airport Allegiant Pilot Says He was Wrongly Fired Over Evacuation Seattle's Ferris wheel hit by drone FAA: Think Twice about "Drone Registration" Firms Support For Pilots With Mental Health Problems More Helpful In Reducing Suicide Risks Than Two In Cockpit Requirement: Experts Pilot of passenger plane that crash-landed in Pakistan was intoxicated and over-tired, investigation revea...


APG 194 – Mmmm… Hot Pockets!
Photo Credit: Tony Branston (via Flickr) CC-SA-2.0 NEWS ASN Aircraft accident British Aerospace BAe-125-700A N237WR Akron-Fulton International Airport, OH (AKR) Expressjet CRJ2 near Huntsville on Nov 11th 2015, fuel leak FEEDBACK Mechanic Bob - Adjusting Fuel Mixture in Turbine Nevil Bounds - Concorde Sim Ride Omega Tau Podcast Episode 166 – Flying the Concorde Big Ron - Holding Captain Al - Airbus FD Mode Reversion Captain Al - Farnborough v2.0 Anthony - Long Haul/Short Haul, FD Mode Reversi...

APG 193 – Flatulence is the Word
"Lleyn sheep" by User:Jackhynes - Own work. Cropped and tuned in Picasa. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. NEWS Metrojet A321 over Sinai on Oct 31st 2015, disappeared from radar in climb over Sinai Dynamic B762 at Fort Lauderdale on Oct 29th 2015, fuel leak results in engine fire Shaheen B734 at Lahore on Nov 3rd 2015, runway excursion, both main gear collapsed Royal Brunei B788 near Manila on Oct 21st 2015, engine shut down in flight, both engines damaged Update: Lufthansa ...

APG 192 – 737 Gear Problems, Russian Hackers, Extreme STOL
Photo Credit: Wikipedia NEWS Accident: Peruvian B733 at Cuzco on Oct 23rd 2015, right main gear collapse on landing Accident: Comair B734 at Johannesburg on Oct 26th 2015, left main gear collapse on landing Incident: Malindo B738 enroute on Oct 24th 2015, e-cigarette inadvertently activated AirLive.net: NEWS Russia 'tried to hack #MH17 inquiry system' Airport employee busted for taking selfie on plane wing LINKS FEEDBACK Bhavesh - L-1011.airlinereporter.com Chris Marsh - Google Search...


APG 191.5 – Feedback Extra
Just another "Feedback Extra" show to try to catch up on the huge pile of feedback! FEEDBACK Derek - Eastern 401 John - Fuel/Air Mixture, FAA Advisory Circular on Model Aircraft Operations Chris Cheatwood - Aircraft Transition Training ymoeller - Long Flight Advice? Will from Austin - Emergency Evacuations with Luggage Montana Craig - mountainous vfr departure Scott in London - Gulfstream Crash in MA Arich - Video? Ken - Thermals and Aim Points David - Airline Clothing and Escalators Scott R...

APG 191 – Don’t Smoke the Ganja, Mon
Photo Credit: Wikipedia NEWS Reclined Seat Rage Allegedly Leads To Mid-Air Choking on Southwest Flight Man Dies On Flight After Biting Passenger UAL Acting Chief Exec - Oscar Munoz suffered heart attack last week U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx Announces Unmanned Aircraft Registration Requirement US Airways' final flight closes curtain on another major airline LINKS FEEDBACK Adam Asmar - This just proves that a lot of PAPERWORK is required when dealing with the FAA Geoff Ga...

APG 190 – A Jolly Good Show
Photo Credit: YouTube NEWS Engine Cowling Opens During Takeoff In Passenger Video Onboard Sky Airline Flight 112 Accident: Mahan B743 at Tehran on Oct 15th 2015, uncontained engine failure Singapore A333 at Singapore on Oct 11th 2015, aircraft "kneeling" at the gate Malaysia Airlines MH17 Report Reveals Shocking Details About Final Moments Dutch Safety Board Video EASA issues missile advisory to airlines Plane that crashed into Lake Worth mobile home departed from Orlando, NTSB says Del...


APG 189 – Christmas and Drones, Captain Dies On Flight, Man in Suitcase
Photo Credit: YouTube NEWS FAA Nightmare: A Million Christmas Drones Pilot Reports Of UAV Sightings Up Dramatically NAV Canada CEO: ‘Jail time’ needed for reckless UAV operators An open and shut case! Man is caught trying to smuggle himself out of Peru in a suitcase AA Flight 550 Diverts, Pilot passes away InFlight LINKS AirplaneGeeks 371 Kevin Michaels FEEDBACK Andrew - Pilot Shortage Don's Low-Cost ATP Plan Sean - Mryia Mike Dell - "Low Flight" - By an F-4 driver Jeff - Skyfarin...

APG 188 – Whirring Propeller of Death
NEWS Spider on a Plane Pilots Bill of Rights changes Trigana AT42 Update Aviastar DHC6 near Makassar on Oct 2nd 2015, aircraft missing Luxair DH8D at Saarbruecken on Sep 30th 2015, smoke in cabin, landing on belly New Flight Deck Apps Help Pilots Avoid Turbulence FEEDBACK Big Data Ken - Airplane grounded after popped champagne cork damages ceiling Stuart - Video-Timelapse as Severe Weather Shuts Down Major Airport (ATL) David - uPilot Flight Simulation Trae Lefan - Polk State Flight Tea...

APG 187 – Flight Diverts to Save Dog, B-777 Hits Approach Lights at MIA
NEWS Air Canada pilot diverts Toronto-bound flight to save dog’s life Qatar B773 at Miami on Sep 15th 2015, struck approach lights on departure If You’re From One of These Five States, You’ll Likely Need a Passport for a Domestic Flight Pope Francis flies American Airlines during visit to USA One small airplane landed on Red Hill Avenue, Irvine this evening LINKS Support The Aviation Herald! The Aviation Herald iPhone/iPad app Follow @airlinepilotguy @miami_rick @plumdiggity #apgasheville ...


APG 186 – Wrong Airliner, Door Falls Off Cessna Jet, Drone at US Open
NEWS Oops: American Accidentally Flies Wrong Plane To Hawaii [REAL ATC] "Our door FLEW OFF the aircraft!!!" @SFO N509UP on FlightAware NTSB Final Report: Runway Overrun During Rejected Takeoff Teacher Arrested for Flying a Drone at U.S. Open Police Remove Unruly Woman, Pet From United Express Flight 2 dead in a plane crash on the set of Tom Cruise film, 'Mena' LINKS Support The Aviation Herald! The Aviation Herald iPhone/iPad app APG Meet-Up in Asheville September 19! Follow @airlinepi...

APG 185 – Confidence without Arrogance
NEWS Airline fears of pilot shortage spark Congress fight over required training United Airlines CEO steps down after Port Authority probe British Airways B772 at Las Vegas on Sep 8th 2015, rejected takeoff due to engine fire LINKS TIME SENSITIVE Aer Lingus Cadetship FEEDBACK Don the PreBuyGuy - Audio Feedback Dan - Small world The Oaks Airfield Matt Maranto - Chicago O’Hare International Airport has gone Green.... Pasadena Brian - APU air starter issues Lewis - Career Advice Warra...

APG 184 – Airshow Crashes, Drone Strike, Monkey Poop
News in this episode: Plane crashes at New York Air Show Airshow practice - crash - Friday 28 Aug Plane crashes at Austrian air show Flugshow Hirt 2015 About That Airplane Part That Was Supposed to Solve the MH370 Mystery ... And the world's busiest airport is ... FAA starts testing its drone safety app ADS-B, TCAS 'Unreliable' In Southeast In September Bonanza Air Taxi Crash, Long Island LINKS ACME T-shirts Campaign ends September 6! FEEDBACK Mark Van Raam - NASA Langley cra...


APG 183 – Mad Dog Control Problem, Airbus Autothrust, Cellphone Fires
News in this episode: Swedish pilot uses axe to open locked toilet door Ex-Air Force pilot in dogfight to save historic Boeing from scrapyard Cellphone Fire Aboard British Airways Flight What Do Spy Plane Pilots Eat? Iron Maiden Unveil New Jumbo Jet, ‘Ed Force One,’ and Preliminary World Tour Plans Man slashed with ladies' razor, suspect pepper sprayed by passenger while exiting flight at JFK Airport Allegiant MD83 at Las Vegas on Aug 17th 2015, rejected takeoff due to premature rotation ...

APG 182 – Pranked!
News in this episode: Brussels Airlines A-320 Near Miss with Drone NTSB Probable Cause Report on Harrison Ford's Crash Plane with 54 on board crashes in remote Indonesian region Alitalia Airbus A319 flight severely damaged during hail storm American A321 at Charlotte on Aug 15th 2015, hit runway lights on go around after hard landing LINKS ACME T-shirts FEEDBACK Isaac - Recommended reading list? Dispatch Gregg - Flight Simulator feedback/question Daniel Sinico - 30 years of Lockheed 10...

APG 181 – Titanic Brewing Company Pubcast
News in this episode: United B772 near London on Aug 7th 2015, spark(l)ing seat Delta Plane Forced to Make Emergency Landing After Flying Through Hail Storm Heathrow launches steeper approach trial to reduce noise LINKS Titanic Brewing Company FEEDBACK Micah - Vertigo Tom - Flight of Passage Trevor - Green laser pointer safety John Schaap - Video from on board Cathay Pacific CX884 diversion Swedish Jim - Bomb bag and diving in an airplane feedback Mike Dell - F-111 Aerial Refuel Tim Va...


APG 180 – Potable Problem Prevented, MH370 Update, Laser-Proof Glasses
Captain Jeff is joined by Miami Rick (@Miami_Rick). News in this episode: Hunt for MH370: More Debris Found on Réunion Island Phenom Crash at Blackbushe Update American Airlines B-757 inflight turnback due to loss of potable water Suburban N.Y. homeowner parks plane in driveway, angers neighbors Doctor develops glasses to protect airline pilots from laser attacks FEEDBACK Travis - Learning to fly Fred Fickenwirth - Researchers Hack Air-Gapped Computer With Simple Cell Phone Fred Fickenw...

APG 179 – Geneva Incursion, Falling iPhones, Oshkosh Madness
APG 179 - Geneva Incursion, Falling iPhones, Oshkosh Madness Captain Jeff is joined by Miami Rick (@Miami_Rick), Dr. Steph (@Plumdiggity), and Hillel Glazer (@hi11e1). News in this episode: Embraer Phenom Crash at Blackbushe Allegiant Flight Declares Emergency Fuel at Fargo Aer Lingus A320 at Geneva on Jul 24th 2015, took off around runway incursion MH370 search: Reunion debris 'very likely' part of plane Texas businessman recovers cellphone that fell from plane Hail damages Dreamliner's n...

APG 178 – Oshkosh 2015 Review, First Solo Memories, Dicey Landings
Oshkosh 2015 Review Captain Jeff is joined by Miami Rick (Miami_Rick), Dr. Steph (@Plumdiggity), and Fred Samson (@LittleMissSunsh). News in this episode: SWA 345 Hard Landing LGA NTSB Report Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4M vehicles to prevent hacking Shenzhen A320 near Guangzhou on Jul 26th 2015, passenger attempts to set aircraft on fire Plane crashes at EAA; passengers injured STORM!! SCHIPHOL, KLM GEVAARLIJKE LANDING B777 OTHER LINKS Fred's YouTube Channel FEEDBACK Dylan in Sacramento...


APG 177 – Bad Drones, Idiots with Lasers, Engine Fires, Sick Passengers
APG 177 - Bad Drones, Idiots with Lasers, Engine Fires, Sick Passengers Captain Jeff is joined by Dr. Steph (@Plumdiggity). News in this episode: Southwest Airlines plane runs off tarmac at Richmond International Airport Teen girl survives plane crash, hikes out 11 commercial flights over New Jersey report lasers Galapagos Islands gets world's first 'green' airport accreditation A Bumpier, Lower Ride for SkyWest LA Freeway Looks Post-Apocalyptic After Drones Delay Firefighters British Ai...

APG 176 – Solar Impulse Grounded, Bullets Dumped in Toilet, Fix Fiasco
Captain Jeff is joined by Miami Rick (@Miami_Rick) and Dr. Steph (@Plumdiggity). News in this episode: Solar Impulse grounded for 2-3 weeks Heathrow Airport climate change protest delays flights United Captain dumps ammo in toilet! Budget Russian airline bans chewing gum American Airlines Announces Date for Final US Airways Flight FEEDBACK Tate - What's Your Favorite Plane? Ahmad - Watch "First ride (unusual for a popular model) on a B734" on YouTube James Keene - Look Ma, No Pilots! D...

APG 175.5 Feedback Extra!
Captain Jeff is joined by Miami Rick (@Miami_Rick). FEEDBACK Stuart - Canada pilots X-rated chat broadcast Tim Van Raam - Going Green with Dennis Larry - Potable Water Issue Abner - Audio Feedback Danish Roy - Cessna 172 mid-air collision Anthony - Situational awareness vs G1000 and "the magenta line" Indiana Tommy - Rickets Grant - Voice feedback - 767 Over the Atlantic Larry Gregory - UAV? Jeff in Minneapolis - 99PI Seattle Area Josh, Larry from Tulsa - Centerline Lights Ryan - Communicatio...


APG 175 – Solar Impulse 2 Reaches Hawaii, United Down Due to Computer Glitch, Fool in a Balloon and Lawn Chair
Captain Jeff is joined by Miami Rick (@Miami_Rick) and Dr. Steph (@Plumdiggity). Intro by Evan Schoo. News in this episode: Bonanza B36 crashes in Massachusetts Air New Zealand B772 at Rarotonga blew over plane spotters Solar Impulse 2 Reaches Hawaii Massive swarm of bees attack passenger plane in Moscow F-16 collides mid-air with small plane, killing two in US 'Balloon man' soars in lawn chair, lands himself in jail Automation problem leads to ground stop for United Airlines LINKS ...

APG 174 – My Name is Adam West
Another international flight. Captain Jeff is joined by First Officer Miami Rick (@Miami_Rick) and Dr. Steph (@Plumdiggity). Intro by Abner Bonilla. News in this episode: DFW-bound flight diverted to non-commercial airport Hail pummels Delta 747 over China FAA says a teen, not young child, cranked up helicopter at Mankato air show ASN Aircraft accident Lockheed C-130B Hercules A-1310 Medan-Soewondo Air Force Base (MES) FEEDBACK Mark Ross, Big Ron - Pilots in India getting cert...

APG 173 – ACARS Security Vulnerability
ACARS Security Vulnerability- The whole gang together again, although not at the same time. Confused? You'll just have to listen. Intro by Mike Dell, host of the Podcast Help Desk. News in this episode: All Airlines Have the Security Hole That Grounded Polish Planes Couple Attempt to Flag Down Missed Flight on Runway FEEDBACK Daniel Sinico - Cessna 152 Pan Pan call- stuck elevator incident Zhan - What's your opinion on FBW system? Nevil - Orlando meet up Student pilot Lukas - Going green ...


APG 172 – You Say Udvar, I say Hazy
This episode's intro from Janel's son, Sam! Thanks, Sam! (I'm thinking of replacing Miami Rick soon... maybe we can work something out, Sam). This episode recorded live in Herndon, VA. Captain Jeff, Miami Rick, Dr. Steph, and Fred Samson stuffed ourselves into a hotel room studio after hanging out at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Family Day and Outdoor Aircraft Display. Say that a few times out loud! News in this episode: Passengers Forced to Evacuate P...

APG 171 – Little Golden Egg
In this episode: EPA says it intends to regulate emissions by US airliners Update on A400M crash in Seville This episode's intro from Danish Roy. FEEDBACK Doug Miannay - "Inside America's Next Spyplane" Article Tim Van Raam - Ride A Bike. Drink Some Beer Lyn - In the news: passenger throws a tantrum Randy Rymer - Cameron Air Show Magnus - Unpronounceable Swedish Names Big Data Ken - Fuel Gauge Accuracy Brittany - Southwest Airlines flight diverts to Anniston, Alabama John Schaap - Intege...

APG 170 – A Little Duct Tape Should Do It!
In this episode: An airline passenger’s suicide note and threats results in gate return Honing in on the cause of the A400M crash in Spain New York becoming hostile environment for airline flights TSA Fails undercover tests Update on the Solar Impulse @Miami_Rick is my First Officer. This episode's intro from APG listener Jesus Pereira. FEEDBACK Big Data Ken - Sea Plane? Frik - Silly Intro & Dispatcher Question C.Addison - Please Copy This Number Mark Van Raam - Model airplane in vide...


APG 169 – I’m Captain Stubing?
In this episode: NTSB: Air Traffic Controllers, and Software Complicit In Wrong-Runway Landings Trouble in the Skies Germanwings pilot suicide has FAA rethinking mental-health tests Solar Impulse faces 'moment of truth' This episode's intro from APG listener Stuart Aslett FEEDBACK Dr. Steph - 12 Things A Pilot Would Never Say AirStig of Canberra Australia - Flying VFR, PIO, Mach Tuck, Coffin Corner Isaac - I am adding on to my feedback from apg167 Micah - News and the Sport of Speculatio...

APG 168 – Airline Hacker Guy
In this episode: Update on the crash of the A400M in Seville, Spain Hawaiian Airlines A300 returns to LAX after possible fuel leak IFE hacker Chris Roberts: Legit or Kook? This episode's intro from APG listener Phil Daley LINKS Global Pilot Life’s Top 10 Aviation Podcasts FEEDBACK Joe - Altitude Chamber Nick Carson - Backtracking Feedback Schuyler Morales - Private Written Stuart Aslett - RNAV and ILS RNAV Approaches Instrument landing system Glynne - Hacking the friendly skies? Se...

APG 167 – We’re Going Green
Going green? Turns out that flying is "greener" than driving. Who knew? Lots of news this episode: A400M crashes in Seville, Spain; PA-32 crashes in Atlanta; Joy MA-60 crash lands; Skywest CRJ lands at LAX with left main gear retracted; A 15 year old girl with autism causes a divert to remove her and her family from flight; and flying car Aeromobil suffers setback after crash. FEEDBACK Zhan - B-777 Trim Ken Kranz - Intro, Approach to CYTZ Scott Shields - Meals Isaac Lamb - Bottle to Throttle? Bha...


APG 166 – Falling From The Sky? Don’t Think So.
Dr. Steph joins me on this flight! The Dreamliner works great, 24/7/248. Don't worry, I doubt you'll see them falling from the sky. Who knew? A 10-member panel from the National Research Council reveals the FAA was not delivering the system that had been promised and should "reset expectations" about what it is delivering to the public and the airlines that use the system. A couple of quick-thinking Aer Lingus pilots saved their plane and their 46 passengers last year when a thick layer of sea salt...


APG 163 – Preaching to the Choir
In this episode: AN Alaska Airlines flight has to return due to ramp worker trapped in cargo bin, another Asiana landing incident, a couple of GA crashes , more news, and your feedback, of course!...

APG 161 – No Foam, Please
On this episode, we talk about updated information regarding the Germanwings crash investigation. Looks like many European carriers are adopting the "at least two persons in the cockpit at all times" policy. We also discussed the Air Canada A320 "short landing" at Halifax last week. The inaugural Virgin Atlantic flight from Manchester, UK, to Atlanta, Georgia, did not go as planned after a celebratory water cannon salute went awry. Whoops....


APG 160 – Germanwings 9525
In this episode: The crash of Germanwings 9525 in the French Alps, Ryanair abandons US flight plans, Lufthansa admits an A320 nearly crashed four months ago after some of its outside sensors iced over, more news, and your feedback, of course!...