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APG 409 – Acme Nut
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [6:02] Plane Dumps Fuel On California Schoolchildren After Emergency Return To LAX [20:39] Boeing 737 Max: Negative Orders for 2019 Due to Crisis [23:03] 15-Year-Old Gets Through TSA Checkpoint At MCO Without Ticket, Tries To Use Drink Coupon [26:18] Classical Conductor Trades Baton for Pilot Uniform [33:06] Delta Air Lines Plane Loses Nose Wheel While Taxiing at Kansas City International Airport [38:14] 75 Years Since his First Solo and Still Flying [41:0...

APG 409 – Acme Nut
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [6:02] Plane Dumps Fuel On California Schoolchildren After Emergency Return To LAX [20:39] Boeing 737 Max: Negative Orders for 2019 Due to Crisis [23:03] 15-Year-Old Gets Through TSA Checkpoint At MCO Without Ticket, Tries To Use Drink Coupon [26:18] Classical Conductor Trades Baton for Pilot Uniform [33:06] Delta Air Lines Plane Loses Nose Wheel While Taxiing at Kansas City International Airport [38:14] 75 Years Since his First Solo and Still Flying [41:0...

APG 408 – Did You Call Me a Banana?
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:48] Passengers Describe Flying Through Fire-Generated Cloud on Melbourne-to-Canberra Flight [8:40] MD-87 Firefighting Air Tankers Will Deploy to Australia [10:58] Iran Plane Crash: Ukraine International Airline Jet Crashes Killing 176 [15:18] Boeing Employees Mocked F.A.A. and ‘Clowns’ Who Designed 737 Max [18:32] Nordwind A321 at Antalya on Jan 10th 2020, hard landing [23:26] Rich Businessman Fined over Mid-Flight Rant to Air Traffic Controller [27:56]...


APG 408 – Did You Call Me a Banana?
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:48] Passengers Describe Flying Through Fire-Generated Cloud on Melbourne-to-Canberra Flight [8:40] MD-87 Firefighting Air Tankers Will Deploy to Australia [10:58] Iran Plane Crash: Ukraine International Airline Jet Crashes Killing 176 [15:18] Boeing Employees Mocked F.A.A. and ‘Clowns’ Who Designed 737 Max [18:32] Nordwind A321 at Antalya on Jan 10th 2020, hard landing [23:26] Rich Businessman Fined over Mid-Flight Rant to Air Traffic Controller [27:56]...

APG 407 – Frozen Toggles
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:30] UPDATE - Accident: UAA AN12 at Lviv on Oct 4th 2019, Ran out of Fuel [13:27] AirAsia A20N near Ho Chi Minh City on Dec 25th 2019, phone battery burns passenger [18:17] United B738 at Denver on Dec 22nd 2019, main gear collapse on landing [21:17] Turkish Airlines Airbus A330-343 Lands Next to Runway [26:29] Air Canada 777 Being Towed Clips Tail of Parked Air Canada A321 [28:22] Major Commercial Plane Crash Deaths Worldwide Fell by More than 50% in 2019...

APG 406 – Pluck the Eyebrows
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:33] Engine failure incident highlights importance of following procedures [10:11] American Airlines Mechanic Pleads Guilty in Airplane Tampering Incident [13:25] Pilot Of Doomed Amazon Air Flight Had Poor Training Record, Seemed Confused Before Crash, NTSB Probe Suggests [30:21] A 16-Year-Old Teenager Tried to Steal a Vueling Aircraft at Paris Orly [33:14] UA 767 Prompts Sonic Boom Over France [40:11] FINAL REPORT: Buffalo Airways Forced Landing af...


APG 406 – Pluck the Eyebrows
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:33] Engine failure incident highlights importance of following procedures [10:11] American Airlines Mechanic Pleads Guilty in Airplane Tampering Incident [13:25] Pilot Of Doomed Amazon Air Flight Had Poor Training Record, Seemed Confused Before Crash, NTSB Probe Suggests [30:21] A 16-Year-Old Teenager Tried to Steal a Vueling Aircraft at Paris Orly [33:14] UA 767 Prompts Sonic Boom Over France [40:11] FINAL REPORT: Buffalo Airways Forced Landing af...

APG 405 – Christmas Fog
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [4:26] Flight Attendant Prevents ‘Potential Disaster’ After Spotting Ice on Wings Seconds Before Take-Off [16:32] Qantas A332 at Sydney on Dec 15th 2019, hydraulic leak prompts evacuation [26:18] FAA to Discontinue HIWAS [34:33] Batik A320 at Makassar on May 25th 2019, Nose Gear Rolls Over Head-Set Man on Push Back [41:14] KLM B772 near Phuket on May 9th 2018, thermal runaway of passenger's mobile phone [47:27] Boeing is suspending production of the 737 Max ...

APG 405 – Christmas Fog
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [4:26] Flight Attendant Prevents ‘Potential Disaster’ After Spotting Ice on Wings Seconds Before Take-Off [16:32] Qantas A332 at Sydney on Dec 15th 2019, hydraulic leak prompts evacuation [26:18] FAA to Discontinue HIWAS [34:33] Batik A320 at Makassar on May 25th 2019, Nose Gear Rolls Over Head-Set Man on Push Back [41:14] KLM B772 near Phuket on May 9th 2018, thermal runaway of passenger's mobile phone [47:27] Boeing is suspending production of the 737 Max ...


APG 404 – Error!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:45] All Systems Go: 1st All-Electric Seaplane Takes Flight in B.C. [10:05] Chilean Air Force C-130 Crashes Near Antarctica With 38 Aboard [13:07] Ethiopian DH8D at Dire Dawa on Oct 24th 2016, rejected takeoff due to hippos crossing the runway causes runway excursion [24:01] Accident: Thomas Cook A332 over Atlantic on Aug 2nd 2019, Turbulence Injures 2 Cabin Crew [31:57] Accident: Avianca B788 near Barcelona on Nov 3rd 2019, Overspeed Correction Causes Inj...

APG 404 – Error!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:45] All Systems Go: 1st All-Electric Seaplane Takes Flight in B.C. [10:05] Chilean Air Force C-130 Crashes Near Antarctica With 38 Aboard [13:07] Ethiopian DH8D at Dire Dawa on Oct 24th 2016, rejected takeoff due to hippos crossing the runway causes runway excursion [24:01] Accident: Thomas Cook A332 over Atlantic on Aug 2nd 2019, Turbulence Injures 2 Cabin Crew [31:57] Accident: Avianca B788 near Barcelona on Nov 3rd 2019, Overspeed Correction Causes Injur...

APG 403 – Taxiway Rage
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:40] Chinese Surgeons use Straws to Drain Man’s Bladder in Mid-Flight Medical Emergency [10:02] Flight Returns to Airport after Woman Fakes an Illness to Get a Better Seat [13:29] FAA Proposes $6.4 million Civil Penalty Against Deutsche Lufthansa Airlines [17:27] British Airways Airbus A-320 at Paphos on Oct 19th 2019, Fumes in Cockpit, Both Pilots Partially Incapacitated [26:09] Two Crashes over US Thanksgiving Kill 16 People [41:23] Man Restrained After ...


APG 402 – Stink Eye
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [4:02] Nosegear of Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-800 Collapsed on Landing at Odessa Airport [7:52] Philippine 113 Engine Surges LAX 21 Nov 2019 [19:59] Watch 2 grown men continuously open and close a window shade in the most ridiculous airplane fight [23:25] Fly by Wire? [28:09] Crash: Busy Bee D228 at Goma on Nov 24th 2019, Impacted Populated Area Past Departure Runway [32:47] Airlines and Veterans Riled by Conduct Unbecoming a Support Dog [40:23] Fuel truc...

APG 401 – Catch Me if You Can
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [4:30] UK Bans Emirates’ A380 Shower Attendants [14:08] Qantas A380 Grounded After Door Almost Ripped Off at Sydney Airport [17:36] Airbus exec: Boeing's 737 Max Grounding Benefits No One [23:04] UPDATE: Did a 'soap spill' really divert a flight? [28:13] Delhi Man Impersonates Lufthansa Pilot To Skip Queue, Security Check At Delhi Airport, Arrested FEEDBACK [56:17] JD - Funny Radio Call [58:52] Texas Anla'Shok - New Orleans Airport [1:05:21]...

APG 400 – 400!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [6:38] Republic E175 at Atlanta on Nov 6th 2019, Trim Runaway, Severe Control Problems, Stalling Situation [30:53] A false hijacking alarm brought Amsterdam's Schiphol airport to standstill [35:54] Envoy E145 at Chicago on Nov 11th 2019, runway excursion on landing [48:54] GoAir A20N at Bangalore on Nov 11th 2019, runway excursion on landing [56:41] Man Who Smuggled Overweight Cat into Plane Cabin Stripped of Aeroflot Frequent Flier Status [1:00:22] New FAA ...


APG 399 – Window Shade Wars
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [4:05] Hidden Camera in Southwest Lavatory [10:04] Whoops! First F-35A Based In The Netherlands Got A Foam Bath By Mistake [15:35] FAA shuts down Florida repair firm that supplied faulty Lion Air sensor on Boeing 737 MAX [20:44] El Al Retires Its Last Boeing 747 in Style Epic! Drawing a 747 on LAST EL AL 747 Flight [26:04] Unqualified Passenger Allegedly Took Control Of A Passenger Flight Over Russia FEEDBACK [1:07:25] Brian from Katy - Fox Broadc...

APG 399 – Window Shade Wars
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [4:05] Hidden Camera in Southwest Lavatory [10:04] Whoops! First F-35A Based In The Netherlands Got A Foam Bath By Mistake [15:35] FAA shuts down Florida repair firm that supplied faulty Lion Air sensor on Boeing 737 MAX [20:44] El Al Retires Its Last Boeing 747 in Style [26:04] Unqualified Passenger Allegedly Took Control Of A Passenger Flight Over Russia FEEDBACK [1:07:25] Brian from Katy - Fox Broadcast Crew and Umps Aborted Takeoff [1:10:53] ...

APG 398 – Don’t Drink and Slide!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [6:40] Hero Doctor Saves The Day Onboard Bamboo Airways Flight - Simple Flying [12:26] 'Distressed' Dogs in Tutus Delay Flight [16:07] Incident: Swift B734 at Santo Domingo on Oct 21st 2019, Engine Failure FEEDBACK [43:32] Louie - Help Needed UK Pilot [48:43] John Pelchat - Power Outlets [56:46] Alex - Mistakes Were Made [1:07:24] Tony - B737 Simulators [1:19:07] Peter from NY - Pan Am "World's Most Experienced Airline" [1:27:55] Eduard - Draco...


APG 397 – Tips, Please!
NEWS [4:57] One Dead in Unalaska Plane Crash [21:42] Qantas Flight Makes History by Touching Down in Sydney after Flying 19 Hours Non-Stop from New York [28:47] airBaltic Replaces 50 Engines on its Airbus A220-300s in Two Years [35:02] UPDATE: Capt Marcus - Re: Austral Pilots Filming in Cockpit [36:08] Couple Stopped at Airport Security after Accidentally Packing Pet Cat in Hand Luggage [38:59] Graphic on Life Satisfaction - Note Location of Pilots [46:02] One of Delta’s First Flight ...

APG 396 – Plane Stupid Podcast
NEWS [4:15] Both Austral Líneas Aéreas pilots caught filming River Plate Stadium fireworks on final approach Buenos Airport [10:42] Cracks Found on More Than 5% of Older Boeing 737s in ‘Pickle Fork’ Inspections [16:44] Pilot And Passenger Rescued After Flying Plane Into Ski Lift [20:40] Wrong Kind of Fuel was Used in Plane that Crashed near Kokomo, [30:07] UK Plans to Allow Failed Airlines to Keep Flying to Repatriate Customers [38:34] NTSB releases preliminary report on cause of fatal B-17 pl...

APG 395 – Dana in da Hood
NEWS [34:37] B-25 Pilots Give an Emotional Salute to Their Fallen B-17 Brothers [43:54] UAA AN12 at Lviv on Oct 4th 2019, Ran out of Fuel [50:01] UK Adventurer is First Person to Fly Solo Around World in Open-Cockpit Gyrocopter [55:55] Airman Honored for Heroism Saves Child on his Flight to Pick up the Award [58:34] With Little FAA Direction, Vaping Devices Add to Fire Dangers on Planes FEEDBACK [1:05:42] Ed - Corporate Aviation Training, Q for Dana [1:13:32] Mike - Canadian Short...


APG 394 – Trumpet Players Make Better Pilots
[26:33] NEWS [27:07] Multiple Dead After WWII B-17 Plane Crashes, Erupts into Flames at Bradley Airport [34:49] Inside the investigation to the 2018 midair refueling collision that killed six Marines [42:56] Unexpected Cracking Found on Critical Boeing 737 Next Generation Part [48:39] Michael Bisgrove Jailed for Aiming Laser into Plane AND Former Baggage Handler Sentenced Over Hoax Mayday Calls at Melbourne Airport [54:33] Out of Control Beverage Cart at ORD [58:34] Airplane Engine Violently ...

APG 393 – Farewell, Thomas Cook
[3:21] NEWS [3:54] Thomas Cook Collapse Sees Hundreds of Thousands of Travel Bookings Cancelled [25:05] UPDATE - Capt. Al re : Gibraltar Airport Closure due to Lack of Controllers [28:31] Vietnam B789 at Melbourne on Sep 19th 2019, tower observes landing gear not down [33:30] [REAL ATC] Transavia ALMOST TAKES OFF FROM THE TAXIWAY! - YouTube [41:36] Panic in the sky: Delta flight from Atlanta plunges nearly 30,000 feet [55:08] CHIT CHAT [1:49:16] FEEDBACK [1:49:26] Glen - 737 MAX and ...

APG 392 – Stop the Farting
NEWS [5:43] Plane carrying 326 passengers diverted after pilot spills coffee [16:02] Report says airlines' carbon emissions are growing fast [25:31] US Air Force Restricts KC-46 from Carrying Cargo and Passengers [29:20] Great-Grandmother Celebrates 90th Birthday Flying from Battle Creek to Jackson [31:30] Nairobi lawmaker wants to put an end to farting on airplanes [36:55] ASN Aircraft accident Cessna 500 Citation I Sierra Eagle N8DX Marietta, GA [49:08] ATCOs' Branch Re: Airport Closure Se...


APG 391 – Ain’t No Such Thing as a Balloon Pilot!
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [49:27] Air France Crash: Manslaughter Charges Dropped over 2009 Disaster [53:08] American Airlines Mechanic in Miami Charged with Sabotage [59:04] Parachutists in near-miss with 350mph fighter jets [1:10:25] Two victims identified in plane crash near Toledo Express Airport [1:13:41] UPDATE: Citation 560XLS+ Crash in Denmark [1:29:21] China Eastern Airbus A320-214 B-6892, 04 Sep 2019 Lithium Ion Battery Fire [1:36:06] Instructor and student pilot survive...

APG 390 – Can of Worms
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [49:05] Midwest Express Announces Airline Relaunch At Milwaukee Airport [52:30] Airline Reappears 20 Years After it Vanished [57:37] Air Canada Has To Pay $15,000 to a Couple Because the Word 'Lift' was not Engraved on Seatbelts in French [1:04:56] Student pilot lands plane after instructor blacks out [1:11:33] US Court Say Travelers Can Sue TSA Over Abusive Screeners [1:13:24] Off-Duty Pilot Heading on Holiday Offers to Fly Delayed easyJet Plane FEE...

APG 389 – APG Starts Search for Amelia Earhart
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [19:43] UPDATE on Dale Earnhardt Jr. Crash [27:58] Two Pulled from Ocean after Plane Crash Near Half Moon Bay [35:04] EasyJet Bans Pilot from Flying after Finding 'I'm suicidal' WhatsApp Messages [40:39] Hawaiian Air: Engine Problem Caused Smoke to Fill Plane, Forcing Emergency Landing [50:37] Damage to Emirates A380 [52:49] Air China Fire at Beijing [55:57] Engine of a SmartWings Boeing 737-800 Shuts Down In-Flight, Crew Continues to Prague for A...


APG 388 – I Gnu It!
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [14:20] FOX 8 Journalist Nancy Parker Killed in New Orleans East Plane Crash [16:54] NY Twin-Engine Plane Crash Kills Two [21:57] Putin Awards Hero Pilot Russia's Top Medal after Emergency Landing in Field [28:09] Delta B752 at Ponta Delgada on Aug 18th 2019, hard touch down causes creases in fuselage [56:07] Plane Erupts in Flames after Failed Takeoff at Oroville Airport [1:00:55] I Gnu It!!! FEEDBACK [1:04:36] Bret [Producer] - OSH 19 - C5 h...

APG 388 – I Gnu It!
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [14:20] FOX 8 Journalist Nancy Parker Killed in New Orleans East Plane Crash [16:54] NY Twin-Engine Plane Crash Kills Two [21:57] Putin Awards Hero Pilot Russia's Top Medal after Emergency Landing in Field [28:09] Delta B752 at Ponta Delgada on Aug 18th 2019, hard touch down causes creases in fuselage [56:07] Plane Erupts in Flames after Failed Takeoff at Oroville Airport [1:00:55] I Gnu It!!! FEEDBACK [1:04:36] Bret [Producer] - OSH 19 - C5 h...

APG 387 – Miracle On The Cornfield
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [11:36] Ural A321 at Moscow on Aug 15th 2019, bird strike into both engines forces landing in corn field [18:25] Jackson Proskow: Dallas Airport Passengers Silently Salute the Return of a Fallen Hero [24:35] S7 Boeing 737 Almost Ran Out of Runway During Takeoff at Moscow Airport [28:47] Norwegian Boeing 787 Engine Debris Falls Near Fiumicino Airport [36:28] Meet the First Female Marine Assigned to Fly the F-35C [38:33] United Airlines Now Tells Pilot...


APG 386 – Hey Daddy-o, Dangle the Dunlops!
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [36:21] US Navy declares death of pilot in F-18 “Star Wars” canyon crash [41:32] Stansted 'disruptive passenger': Woman faces £85,000 bill [44:16] Pilots Blamed and Botched Rescue Exposed in Chuuk Plane Crash [54:05] Man, 65, Made Fake Bomb Threat to get Date with Flight Attendant [56:28] Sheriff: Plane crash at Littlefield Lake under investigation [1:00:02] 'Turn it Off and On Again Every 149 Hours' Is a Concerning Remedy for a $300 Million Airbus Plane'...

APG 385 – OshBlast 2019 Extravaganza Live!
Image Credit: Nick Anderson This is our special live recording from the EAA Airventure Airshow in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. We set up right outside the luxury motorhome we rented for the airshow. Hope you enjoy it! Audible.com Trial Membership Offer - Get your free audio book today! Give us 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 Mu...

APG 384 – Turtle on the Tarmac
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS Coming soon! FEEDBACK Coming soon! ABOUT RADIO ROGER “Radio Roger” Stern has been a TV and Radio reporter since he was a teenager. He’s won an Emmy award for his coverage in the New York City Market. Currently you can hear his reporting in New York on radio station 1010 WINS, the number one all-news station in the nation. Nationally you can hear him anchor newscasts on the Fox News Radio Network and on Fox’s Headlines 24-7 service on Sir...


APG 383 – God on a Plane
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [54:57] Big Questions on Safety, Pilot Training After 5 Indian Planes Veer Off Runway in 3 Days [1:03:30] Aircraft Maintenance Engineer of SpiceJet was Killed after the Landing Gear Doors of a Plane Accidentally got Closed on Him [1:05:26] Burning Battery Pack Apparently Forced Virgin Flight's Emergency Landing [1:09:55] Flight Crew Restrains 'God' Aboard Delta Flight, Returns to Puerto Rico [1:12:27] MD88 engine fails mid-flight [1:19:32] Korean Air Shrug...

APG 382 – You May Be a Redneck Pilot if…
Image Credit: Nick Anderson INTRO Oshkosh 2019 APG Coordination Oshkosh 2019 APG Coordination (Responses) NEWS [26:56] Oops - Brussels Airlines Flight #SN515 to Washington Turned Back to Brussels after 9 Hours in the Air, Because No Clearance to Land in U.S. [32:14] Pilot Dismissed Passengers Concerns about Ice on Wings Before Plane Crash [35:02] UA 2098 LGA to IAH Emergency Landing at EWR [43:58] IAF Jaguar suffers bird hit, pilot's action saves aircraft and lives [49:00] Officials ...

APG 381 – Super 80 Flies West
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [34:10] Hawaii Skydiving Plane Crashes in Oahu, Killing 11 [42:39] Probe Begins into Fatal German Eurofighter Crash [46:02] Final AA Md-80 Flights [47:59] Preliminary Report - NYC Helicopter Crash [49:22] Two killed, 7 Injured as Russian Plane Makes Emergency Landing FEEDBACK [54:48] Tobi from Nairobi - First Feedback [1:01:34] Ahmad - Rollout Overshooting on Wet Runways [1:22:07] Kelly - New Private Pilot [1:26:25] Andy - Airline Lighting [...


APG 380 – Pilot’s Work Out
Image Credit: Nick Anderson INTRO Oshkosh 2019 APG Coordination Oshkosh 2019 APG Coordination (Responses) NEWS [30:17] United B752 at Newark on Jun 15th 2019, hard landing [33:51] Driverless cars are going to disrupt the airline industry [39:15] Indian man imprisoned for life after fake plane hijack [42:53] Boeing’s Latest 737 MAX Concern: Pilots’ Physical Strength - WSJ [53:37] A United flight was ruined by plague of ants that crawled from a passenger's luggage FEEDBACK [55...

APG 379 – Artificial Intelligence
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [28:37] Helicopter Pilot Killed in NYC Skyscraper Crash [37:56] Passenger Mistakes Exit Door for Toilet on PIA Flight | The Express Tribune [40:56] Delta Rescues Stranded Group of Students after Canceled American Airlines flight [44:41] Collins GPS outage grounds regional flights [55:29] Stratolaunch, World's Largest Airplane, is Grounded after a Single Flight - Aviation News and Services FEEDBACK [1:01:27] Micah/Mark Roboff - Meet up Interv...

APG 378 – The OSH Blast is Coming!
Image Credit: Jim Mercado creativeoctane.com INTRO Daks on D-Day Photo Album NEWS [59:36] Delta Passenger Severely Mauled by Emotional Support Dog Files Lawsuit [1:11:06] UPDATES on a Few Recent Accidents [1:25:32] More Than 300 Boeing 737s to be Inspected for Faulty Parts [1:29:57] FAA Finds Boeing 787 Jets' Wheels and Tires Could Lose Braking and Steering Function FEEDBACK [1:43:01] VC10 Ron - What Would You Do? [1:53:51] Dave - High Altitude Training [1:57:38] Plane Tale - D...


APG 377 – Breathing Dihydrogen Monoxide!
Image Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [35:33] 105-Year-Old Woman Celebrates Birthday With First Flying Lesson [41:35] New Jet-Fuel Contamination Incidents with Diesel Exhaust Fluid Reported [45:47] China Southern A380 suffered damages after flying through a hail storm [50:41] ASN Aircraft accident Cessna 560 Citation Encore N832R Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA FEEDBACK [52:33] Jerod - Hypoxia Discussion [1:02:52] Chike - Hypoxia and Airbus' Attempt to Combat It [1:17:31] JJ Pittsburg...

APG 376 – Piranha Salad
INTRO [9:30] Nick's Retirement Luncheon [32:43] Cockpit Confessions: The Truth About Airplane Mode (and More) NEWS [47:10] Flap, gear overspeed during non-standard go-around [52:20] Children of the Magenta [58:41] Welcome aboard the mad dog aero-plane [1:05:22] World-famous chef detained at LAX with 40 frozen piranhas in his bag [1:12:57] Pilot falls unconscious for 40 minutes over Adelaide airspace in light plane [1:20:24] Pilots Die after Crop Duster Planes Collide in Mida...

APG 375 – The Importance of Standard Radio Phraseology
INTRO [19:52] Aviation Podcasting UK Meetup at Imperial War Museum Duxford [32:57] Withdrawal of Anderson Procedure [58:45] Blancolirio YouTube Channel NEWS [1:01:43] Deadly Alaska Plane Crash to Be Investigated by NTSB [1:06:08] Corporate Jet Suggested Buffett's Energy Deal was in Works Days Before it was Announced [1:15:24] Tasman Cargo B752 at Auckland on Feb 5th 2018, hydraulic leak, two hydraulic systems failed [1:22:28] Mom Thanks Airline Crew and Flyers For Saving Daughter's Life...


APG 374 – Ramp Rat Life Hacks
NEWS [26:58] 737 Plane Goes Off Runway at NAS Jacksonville Into Water [42:07] A Canadair Challenger 601-3A corporate jet was reported missing on a flight from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA to Monterrey, Mexico [44:23] Tunisair A320 Lands with Vehicles on the Runway [1:06:31] 41 dead after plane makes fiery emergency landing at Moscow airport FEEDBACK [1:16:48] Tom - Good Skills [1:34:26] Plane Tale - The Court of Public Opinion [1:58:41] Dixon - Ramp Rat Questions [2:08:06] Rob - The ...

APG 373 – CTOTs, TTATs, and TaTAs
PHOTO CREDIT: Nils Anderson, Houston Aviation Photographers Facebook Group Kansas City Meetup at Q39 BBQ Hosted by Tom Seagraves NEWS [24:55] Pilot was Forced to Declare Himself Incapacitated Mid-Flight [36:19] Dana MD83 at Port Harcourt on Feb 20th 2018, overran runway by 300 meters [41:23] Accident: Asia Airways AN26 near Khartoum on Apr 22nd 2019, Ran out of Fuel [42:47] Drone Delivers Kidney for Successful Human Transplant FEEDBACK [46:41] Miami Hick - Feedback on Feedback [4...

APG 372 – Colonel Sanders Look-Alike Contest?
Tulsa Meetup, hosted by Larry "Geezer" Gregory NEWS [46:15] German Government Jet Suffers Serious Damage in Emergency Landing [54:02] FAA Grounds All Cirrus Vision Jets over Angle of Attack Issues [59:53] Fatal Plane Crash in Norco Prison Yard Involved One-of-a-Kind Plane from Chino [1:04:59] Pilot Calls ATC Incompetent, ATC Calls Pilot An Idiot [1:08:45] FAA Certifies Google's Wing Drone Delivery Company To Operate As An Airline [1:16:01] Video Shows Plane Roll & Plunge into Ground During ...


APG 371 – Feedback Extra
FEEDBACK [9:14] Tyler - His Aviation Journey [11:46] Steve - His Aviation Journey [19:35] Jake - Question re: Medical Diversions [23:44] David - Boarding the Wrong Plane [28:53] Robert - Napkins, Manufacturer Warranties [39:42] Mike - Information on the Army/Army Guard Path to Flight School [49:06] Stefan - Lessons from the Tenerife Plane Tale [1:00:13] Tom - Airlines Dropping Like Flies [1:13:04] Glen - Audio Feedback [1:25:24] Philip - Progress Report on His Aviation Journey [1:30:...

APG 370 – Whingy Wingtips
NEWS [35:50] Plane Wreckage Found but Japanese Pilot Missing in Rare F-35 Crash [40:29] Austrian Airlines Flight OS848 Robbed at Tirana Airport [1:00:26] American A321 at New York on Apr 10th 2019, Wingtip Collided with Runway Sign During Departure [1:22:05] Aeromexico E170 at Chihuahua on Apr 10th 2019, Wing Tip Strike on Departure [1:35:57] World's Biggest Plane Takes Flight [1:40:19] Deadly Crash at Notorious Nepal Airport FEEDBACK [1:42:45] Plane Fables - Miami Hick - Airbus ...

APG 369 – Powerful Beams and Large Knobs
PHOTO CREDIT: Creative Commons Boston Museum of Science (CC By-SA) NEWS [55:22] FAA Statement - 737 Max Software Update [1:02:38] Harbour Air - Switching to Battery Powered Aircraft [1:06:45] UPS to Make Drone Deliveries at WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh [1:11:24] Red Wings A321 Near Ekaterinburg on Mar 26th 2019, Passenger Seat on Fire [1:15:44] Qantas B744 near Hong Kong on Apr 7th 2017, Stick Shaker Activation in Holding Pattern Injures 15 Passengers [1:36:04] Woman Looks ‘Possessed’ Duri...


APG 368 – Aerodynamic Exposure
NEWS [34:00] BA flight lands in Edinburgh instead of Düsseldorf by mistake [43:55] Naked Russian Man Tries to Board Plane, Claiming to Be More 'Aerodynamic' [46:11] Man who tried to kill wife with plane in Botswana identified as South African [49:16] Wow Air failure strands thousands of passengers FEEDBACK [53:57] Lou - GA Crash in Mansfield, MA [1:01:21] Devon - His Aviation Story [1:04:08] Solomon - Southwest Prices and Boarding Process [1:13:29] Zach from Michigan - Ste...

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...