Airline Pilot Guy - Aviation Podcast

Airline Pilot Guy - Aviation Podcast Podcast

The View from Our Side of the Cockpit Door

APG 442 – She is So Hawt!
Our crew today: Hosts Dr. Steph, Miami Rick, Captains Nick and Jeff, Producer/Director Liz. A student pilot swerves off runway and crashes, a woman uses the overwing emergency exit to cool down on a 737 wing, more news, your feedback, and this week's Plane Tale: "Little Nellie and Her Friends." Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:51] GETTING TO KNOW US [00:18:23] COFFEE FUND [00:20:12] NEWS [00:20:49] Accident Cessna 172M Skyhawk C-GJQB, 24 Aug 2020 [00:29:57] Woman Walks onto ...

APG 441 – In a Pickle on Pickle Lake
Our crew today: Hosts Dr. Steph, Miami Rick, Captains Nick and Jeff, Producer/Director Liz. Jetpack flyer sighted near LAX, Ukrainian SU-27 near-disaster when landing on highway, more news, your feedback, and this week's Plane Tale: "The Band Played On." Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:23] NEWS [00:03:40] Ukrainian Air Force Exercise Almost Ends in Disaster [00:09:57] Three People Killed in Plane Crash at Coulter Field in Bryan TX [00:11:46] Emirates A388 Near Chennai on Jul 10th 2019, Turb...

APG 440 – One Hundred Pound Hamburger
Our crew today: Hosts Dr. Steph, Captains Nick and Jeff, Producer/Director Liz. A man at PDX drives under a taxiing 737 in family sedan, a single engine airplane drives under a bridge in Michigan, more news, your feedback, and this week's Plane Tale: "The Band Played On." Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:45] NEWS [00:03:03] Aircraft Accident Beechcraft 200 Super King Air N198DM Chicago/Rockford International Airport, IL (RFD) [00:07:47] Detectives Seek Pilot Who Flew Under Mackinac Bridge [0...


APG 439 – Airports Have Their Ups and Downs
Our crew today: Dr. Steph, Captains Nick and Jeff. A FedEx B-767 lands with left main gear not fully extended at LAX, Air Force One nearly collides with a drone, more news, feedback, and this week's Plane Tale "Dr. Christmas and his Bullet!" Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:43] NEWS [00:04:01] Doren Congo L410 at Bukavu on Aug 13th 2020, Aircraft Impacted Forest on Approach [00:10:31] Aircraft accident Cessna 208B Grand Caravan 5Y-SAV New Fangak Airstrip [00:15:35] Fedex B763 at Los Angeles ...

APG 438 – The Passive Aggressive Bunch
Join Dr. Steph, and Captains Nick and Jeff for this week's adventure in aviation wackiness! Plenty of passive aggressiveness to spread around. Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:10] NEWS [00:03:36] India Express B738 at Kozhikode on Aug 7th 2020, overran runway and fell into valley [00:14:52] Serious Incident Boeing 747-4D7 HS-TGX, 11 Apr 2018 [00:25:01] A Canadair CL-215 Crashed at the Spanish-Portuguese Border While Fighting a Forest Fire, One Pilot Dead, the Other Seriously Injured [00:30...

APG 437 – Flying Horses in Nappies
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:25] NEWS [00:02:44] Mid-Air Collision - Alaska [00:11:55] Fuel Truck Rams into Aeroflot Plane [00:14:40] NTSB Opens Docket on Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s Plane Crash [00:24:38] UTAir Cargo AN74 Overran Runway on Landing [00:30:57] United B787 Cleared to Land on Wrong Runway [00:40:12] Alkan D228 Drum Roll on Touchdown [00:42:52] Virgin Atlantic files for bankruptcy in the US [00:47:50] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:01:43] COFFEE FUND [01:03...


APG 436 – Don’t look much like Skippy, Mate!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:39] NEWS [00:02:57] Congress Passes Bills to Study Military Pilot Cancers [00:09:23] Smartwings 737 Captain 'Hid' Engine Failure to Continue Flight to Prague [00:18:25] FAA Issues Emergency Airworthiness Directive Regarding Boeing 737 NG Compressor Stalls/Shutdowns [00:26:59] Germany: Three Dead as Plane Hits Hot Air Balloon and Crashes Into Homes | Sky News [00:33:55] Iranian Mahan A313 over Syria on Jul 23rd 2020, Upset as Result of Intercept by U.S. F-1...

APG 436 – Don’t look much like Skippy, Mate!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:39] NEWS [00:02:57] Congress Passes Bills to Study Military Pilot Cancers [00:09:23] Smartwings 737 Captain 'Hid' Engine Failure to Continue Flight to Prague [00:18:25] FAA Issues Emergency Airworthiness Directive Regarding Boeing 737 NG Compressor Stalls/Shutdowns [00:26:59] Germany: Three Dead as Plane Hits Hot Air Balloon and Crashes Into Homes | Sky News [00:33:55] Iranian Mahan A313 over Syria on Jul 23rd 2020, Upset as Result of Intercept by U.S. F-1...

APG 435 – Rave Plane
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:15] NEWS [00:03:33] Ethiopian Airlines 777 Catches Fire at Shanghai Pudon Airport [00:09:04] Dash 8 Hits Donkey on Runway in Somalia [00:14:38] Pakistan Validates Most Licenses of Pilots Working Abroad [00:17:14] Airline Pilot Believes Planes 'Couldn't Be Cleaner' Now [00:20:41] Over the Span of a Week, 20 Toronto Flights had Cases of COVID-19 | CTV News [00:26:43] 55 AI Pilots Tested COVID-Positive; Airline Proposes 60% Salary Cut for Pilots: Unions - T...


APG 434 – Don’t Panic!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:47] NEWS [00:04:05] 'Human Error' to Blame for Downing of Ukrainian Jet [00:18:05] Pilots’ Dual-Control Obstructed A320’s Collision-Avoidance Manoeuvres [00:30:47] Incident: Era DH8A near Anchorage on Sep 5th 2012, Uncommanded Left Roll and Loss of Altitude [00:59:56] First Officer, Captain Actions, Aviation Industry Practices, Led to Fatal Atlas Air Crash [01:24:45] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:44:43] Brian's Face Masks [01:47:34] COFFEE FUND...

APG 433 – Fosters: APG for Beer
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:04:03] NEWS [00:04:21] REMINDER: MEDIA ADVISORY: Fatal Atlas Air Flight 3591 Cargo Plane Crash Subject of Board Meeting [00:05:14] Russia’s Aeroflot Secretly Carries Passenger Abroad Under Guise of Cargo [00:11:01] Final Report on Snowbird Crash in Georgia [00:17:14] Spirit Sends A319 Jet to Rescue Family Stranded in Turks & Caicos After Medical Emergency [00:20:20] GETTING TO KNOW US [00:43:24] COFFEE FUND [00:45:06] FEEDBACK [00:51...

APG 432 – She Only Had to Take Off Her Shoes!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:32] NEWS [00:03:49] Final Report: Astana E190 at Alverca on Nov 11th 2018, Severe Control Problems [00:16:00] European Union Air Safety Agency Temporarily Suspends PIA’s Authorization to Operate to the EU Member States [00:17:09] Exclusive: A "Fake" Pilot From Pakistan International Airlines Speaks Out - Live and Let's Fly [00:24:43] F-16 Viper Fighter Jet Has Crashed At Shaw Air Force Base In South Carolina [00:29:01] Completely Naked Woman Tries to Book ...


APG 431 – Class Bravo No!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:33] NEWS [00:04:35] Planes Wedged Together after Collision at Airport - BBC News [00:11:47] UPDATE: Crash: PIA A320 at Karachi on May 22nd 2020 [00:28:09] 80-year-Old Pilot Speaks Out After Harrowing Plane Crash at Upland Airport Captured on Video [00:36:10] Virgin Australia to Fly Again with New US Owner Bain Capital - BBC News [00:38:06] GETTING TO KNOW US [00:56:21] Andy Crossley - Aeromedia [01:05:03] COFFEE FUND [01:07:04] FE...

APG 430 – Danskundervisning
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:59] NEWS [00:03:17] Families, Survivors Sue Collings Foundation over B-17 Bomber Crash [00:07:00] MEDIA ADVISORY: Fatal Atlas Air Flight 3591 Cargo Plane Crash Subject of Board Meeting [00:10:59] Incident: Vietjet A321 at Ho Chi Minh City on Jun 14th 2020, Runway Excursion on Landing [00:18:03] UPDATE - Drone Sightings at Gatwick [00:22:47] Accident: Dynamic B762 at Fort Lauderdale on Oct 29th 2015, Fuel Leak Results in Engine Fire [00:36:48] Airlines b...

APG 429 – Tacos, Toques, and Toboggans
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson and Taco Plummer [00:03:49] NEWS [00:04:22] Accident: Sichuan A319 near Chengdu on May 14th 2018, Burst Windshield [00:25:33] UPDATE: Accident: PIA - Crash Karachi [00:26:44] Accident: Aviastar T204 at Norilsk on Aug 24th 2016, Hard Landing at 3G [00:42:43] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:13:18] COFFEE FUND [01:15:01] FEEDBACK [01:15:11] Texas Anla'shok - Reaching for the Stars [01:25:42] David - Overload for Pilots in Busy Environments? [...


APG 428 – Shite Beach
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:04:12] NEWS [00:04:46] Private Aircraft Lands at Closed RAF Base to 'Go to the Beach' [00:15:50] Beechcraft 200 Super King Air Final Report [00:35:54] Bulgarian Charter MD82 at Lourdes on Jul 16th 2018, go around without thrust change [00:52:46] Fatal Snowbirds Crash May Have Been Caused by Bird Strike [00:55:47] Hand Sanitizer Warning [00:59:54] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:35:00] Armchair Airshow 2020 [01:40:16] COFFEE FUND [01:42:...

APG 427 – Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow
Photo Credit: Mike Karrels/Nick Anderson [00:04:56] NEWS [00:05:30] Accident - Pakistan International Airlines Crash in Karachi [00:38:23] Panels on Tail of 737 Missing [00:48:06] Incident: Delta B772 near Moncton on May 21st 2020, First Officer Incapacitated [00:55:34] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:36:00] Markus Völter's new book: Once You Start Asking [01:48:49] COFFEE FUND [01:51:19] PLANE TALES - The Ian Palmer Interviews, Part 3 [02:13:47] FEEDBACK [02:13:56]...

APG 426 – Coming Unstuck
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:55] NEWS [00:04:28] Latvian Drone Fueled for Days Goes Missing, Restricting Airspace [00:11:03] American FedEx Pilot Imprisoned for Breaking Quarantine Order in Singapore [00:14:25] Drone Nearly Hits Blue Angels During Flyover [00:22:41] F-22 Crashes Near Eglin Air Force Base. Pilot Ejected Safely [00:25:15] Canadian Forces Snowbirds Jet Crashes in Kamloops, B.C., Killing 1, Injuring Another [00:31:06] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:01:43] COFFEE FU...


APG 425 – In Memory of Capt Andy Anderson
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:04:04] NEWS [00:04:55] The Impact of COVID-19 on US Commercial Passenger Airline Fleets [00:07:09] Delta Air Lines to Retire Boeing 777 Fleet as Coronavirus Crushes Demand [00:08:59] Coronavirus: Branson to Sell Galactic Stake to Prop up Virgin [00:10:47] World's second-oldest airline, Avianca, driven to bankruptcy by coronavirus [00:12:36] British Airways Pilots Could be Seconded to the RAF For Up To Four Years [00:17:19] United Updates Social Distancing P...

APG 424 – I Wear Fishnet
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:32] NEWS [00:04:06] Boeing-Embraer Deal Collapses [00:08:59] BA and Virgin May Not Reopen at Gatwick Once Pandemic Passes [00:17:50] Coronavirus Uncertainty Forces Cancellation of EAA AirVenture at Oshkosh 2020 [00:20:33] Disgruntled BA Employee Under Investigation Incident in Hangar [00:26:58] Part Falls From B-52 during New Orleans Flyover Salute [00:29:43] Harrison Ford Crosses Runway without Clearance [00:38:14] Parked Qatar Airways Planes Collide ...

APG 423 – Down the Hatch
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:36] NEWS [00:04:09] Jets from bust airlines set to flood the aviation market [00:12:11] Incident: Titan A321 Engine surges, Engine Stalls Due to Overdose of Fuel Treatment [00:31:39] Airbus Develops anti-Spill Cover to Protect A350 Centre Pedestal [00:35:38] Keeping Watch on 5G Impact on Aviation GPS [00:38:36] Boutique Pilatus PC-12 Crashes north of Mesquite Airport [01:03:01] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:04:35] Steph flying the Pipistrel [01:30:32...


APG 422 – Frogfurter
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:48] NEWS [00:04:22] Covid - 19 News [00:32:03] Plane Lands on Highway Near Quebec City [00:38:36] Hall of Famer Halladay Performed Stunts and Was on Drugs Before Fatal Plane Crash [00:45:26] Southwest 1910 ATL Flames from Engine Spotted [00:49:20] Incident: Emirates A388 at Moscow on Sep 10th 2017, Go Around From about 400 Feet AGL 8nm Before Runway [01:00:37] Accident: Aeroflot SU95 at Moscow on May 5th 2019, Aircraft Bursts into Flames During Rollout a...

APG 421 – Caution: Whale Turbulence
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:35] NEWS [00:04:09] COVID-19 News [00:13:55] Accidental Ejection [00:27:14] Air France A330 Grounded With Bullet Holes in Fuselage [00:32:23] Conquest Cargo CVLP near Miami on Feb 8th 2019, both engines failed, forced landing in sea [00:38:04] GETTING TO KNOW US [00:58:53] COFFEE FUND [01:02:14] FEEDBACK [01:02:27] Matt - Passenger claims Aer Lingus staff pulled her from toilet with pants still down [01:07:49] Chris - Drop in ...

APG 420 – The Stimulator
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [03:25] NEWS [04:09] Crash: Conviasa AT42 near Puerto Ordaz on Sep 13th 2010 [18:18] Crash: Santa Barbara ATR42 near Merida on Feb 21st 2008 [27:33] Accident: Shanghai B738 at Shanghai on Jan 3rd 2020, Tail Strike on Landing, Captain and First Officer Swapped Seats in Flight [35:01] Corona Virus Disease 19 (COVID-19) Related [51:25] GETTING TO KNOW US [1:03:08] COFFEE FUND [1:04:53] FEEDBACK [1:05:10] Dan - Small Bladder [1:17:34] Ahma...


APG 419 – We’re Not Dead Yet!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [3:40] NEWS [4:14] Collings Foundation B-17 Crash Update [11:49] Serve Air Cargo Boeing 727F Rolls Out Of Control After Emergency Landing [27:14] RJ Engine Run-up Flips Hangar at KSBP [30:25] ASN Aircraft accident IAI 1124A Westwind II RP-C5880 Manila-Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) [35:46] ASN Aircraft Accident Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 TC-TRB Shahr-e Kurd [51:25] GETTING TO KNOW US [1:27:22] COFFEE FUND [1:30:43] FE...

APG 419 – We’re Not Dead Yet!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [3:40] NEWS [4:14] Collings Foundation B-17 Crash Update [11:49] Serve Air Cargo Boeing 727F Rolls Out Of Control After Emergency Landing [27:14] RJ Engine Run-up Flips Hangar at KSBP [30:25] ASN Aircraft accident IAI 1124A Westwind II RP-C5880 Manila-Ninoy Aquino International Airport (MNL) [35:46] ASN Aircraft Accident Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger 604 TC-TRB Shahr-e Kurd [51:25] GETTING TO KNOW US [1:27:22] COFFEE FUND [1:30:43] FE...

APG 418 – We’re “Online Influenzas”
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [0:04:10] NEWS [0:04:43] MDW Chicago Midway ATIS - ATC Zero! [0:11:03] ATC Zero at SLC - Earthquake! [0:19:22] American Airlines Reunites Passenger With Father Just Before He Passes [0:22:36] GETTING TO KNOW US [0:51:18] Clip of Hillel on his "throne" [0:55:30] COFFEE FUND [0:57:13] FEEDBACK [0:57:22] Andre - Survey for Pilots on EFB for His Engineering Student Son [0:59:34] Larry - 737NG Blacking Out [1:07:37] Richard - Flaps Warning at S...


APG 418 – We’re “Online Influenzas”
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [0:04:10] NEWS [0:04:43] MDW Chicago Midway ATIS - ATC Zero! [0:11:03] ATC Zero at SLC - Earthquake! [0:19:22] American Airlines Reunites Passenger With Father Just Before He Passes [0:22:36] GETTING TO KNOW US [0:51:18] Clip of Hillel on his "throne" [0:55:30] COFFEE FUND [0:57:13] FEEDBACK [0:57:22] Andre - Survey for Pilots on EFB for His Engineering Student Son [0:59:34] Larry - 737NG Blacking Out [1:07:37] Richard - Flaps Warning at S...

APG 417 – Petticoats and Parachutes
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:06:23] NEWS [00:06:57] Fokker 50 crash crew ignored multiple alerts during take-off roll [00:15:29] Pilot of Crashed Turkish Pegasus Flight Did Not Understand Guidance: Report [00:24:24] Trans States Airlines to Cease Operations March 31/2020 [00:25:32] College Cross Country Team Buys Plane Ticket to Get Lunch from Airport Chick-fil-A [00:28:15] GETTING TO KNOW US [00:53:57] COFFEE FUND [00:55:44] FEEDBACK [00:56:18] Dave - Funny [00:5...

APG 416 – Tailwinds to Headwinds
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:04:41] NEWS [00:05:17] Accident: Gazpromavia AN74 near North Pole on Apr 4th 2015, hard landing [00:13:23] Crash: MyCargo B744 at Bishkek on Jan 16th 2017, Impacted Terrain on Go Around [00:27:55] Accident: Veteran B742 at Abuja on Dec 4th 2013, Overran Displaced Runway End and Collided with Trucks [00:35:53] GETTING TO KNOW US [01:09:16] FEEDBACK [01:09:25] Jason - Spirit 320 NEO Incident [01:15:35] Tanya - Part 2 - Oral History Excerpts of NA...


APG 415 – A Legend Turns 50
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [03:31.200] NEWS [04:05.643] Flybe: Airline Collapses Two Months after Government Announces Rescue [12:29.981] Preliminary Report on Coulson C-130 Crash [15:30.967] Accident: Jetsmart A320 at Puerto Montt on Feb 21st 2020, Severe Hard Landing at About +3.6G [19:04.952] Woman ‘Bit Pilot’ in Cockpit Clash over Pushchair (Stroller) [27:19.335] GETTING TO KNOW US [47:32.369] Capt. Al's 50th Birthday Celebration [1:21:41.005] COFFEE FUND [1:28...

APG 414.5 – Cue the Rickets – Miami Rick is Back!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:00:00] INTRO [00:46:14] INCIDENT: Air Conditioning Hose Sucked into Engine at FLL [00:49:33] Accident: THY A321 at Istanbul on Feb 27th 2020, Dropped Both Nose Wheels on Landing [01:12:10] OUTRO VIDEO 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 WI...

APG 414 – FU2
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:02:45] NEWS [00:03:18] Botched Float Plane Theft Leaves 3 Aircraft Damaged in Vancouver Harbour [00:07:42] 'Mad' Mike Hughes Dies After Crash-Landing Homemade Rocket [00:12:17] MH370’s Mass Murder Suicide Theory Should Come as No Surprise [00:14:40] TSA Shutting Down [00:17:22] GETTING TO KNOW US [00:42:42] COFFEE FUND [00:44:25] FEEDBACK [00:44:35] Michel - VV Vertical Visibility from the Bureau of Meteorology [00:50:18] Mike - Help With ...


APG 413 – Drone Dome Blown!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:14] NEWS [00:03:48] United is Starting its Own Flight School to Help Recruit 10,000 New Pilots Amid Global Shortage [00:11:51] Air Traffic Controllers Honored For Saving F-16 Pilot [00:14:34] Woman Jailed for Trying to Open Stansted Plane Door Mid-Flight [00:21:39] Passenger plane almost shot down over Syria [00:28:57] Drone Defence System [00:31:52] Delta Thank You Plane [00:34:04] India A321 at Pune on Feb 15th 2020, tail strike because of runway incurs...

APG 412 – Clean Up That Crack!
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson [00:03:37] NEWS [00:04:09] Accident: Pegasus B738 at Istanbul on Feb 5th 2020, Overran Runway, Impacted Wall, Broke Up [00:18:08] A350 Liquid Spills - EASA Airworthiness Directive [00:28:00] Incident: Kalitta Air B-747 Strikes a Trash bin on Takeoff from LAX [00:31:28] Accident: Iceland B752 at Keflavik on Feb 7th 2020, Main Gear Collapse on Landing [00:39:12] Incident: Air Canada B763 at Madrid on Feb 3rd 2020, Engine Shut Down in Flight, Burst Tire on Departur...

APG 411 – Stirrups on a Plane?
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [00:03:26] A350 In Flight Engine Shutdowns Linked to Drinks Spills in Cockpit [00:14:40] UPDATE: NTSB Issues 10 Recommendations after Embraer ERJ-175 Pitch Control Incident [00:21:59] UPDATE: Juan Browne - C-130 Coulson Crash in Australia [00:25:06] UPDATE: Helicopter Crash that Killed 9 near Los Angeles [00:30:42] Last Ace - Battle of Britain [00:34:39] Westjet DH8D at Terrace BC on Jan 31st 2020, Nose Gear Collapse on Landing [00:39:24] ACCIDENT: MyCarg...


APG 410 – Tasers Beat Lasers
Photo Credit: Nick Anderson NEWS [3:34] Coulson C-130 Crashes Fighting Bush Fires in Australia [10:08] 4 Killed When Plane Hits Berm, Flips, Catches Fire At Corona Airport [12:43] Man Blinds Pilot While Pointing Laser at Planes Landing at Sarasota-Bradenton Airport [16:16] Twin Tigers Pilot Mark Nowosielski Among Two Killed In Georgia Crash [18:46] Kobe Bryant and 8 Others Killed In Helicopter Crash [32:29] Caspian Airlines MD - 83 Runway Excursion [37:08] Delta ordered to pay $50,000 fin...

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 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 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 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 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 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 Doctor Steph's expression during show recording 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] Vide...

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] Robe