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Join Pilot Pip for a look at aviation safety news, incidents and your plane safety feedback.

Join Pilot Pip for a look at aviation safety news, incidents and your plane safety feedback.

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United Kingdom

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Join Pilot Pip for a look at aviation safety news, incidents and your plane safety feedback.

Language:

English


Episodes

PSP 84 ; A feedback bonanza

3/29/2021
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. This is an aviation podcast hosted by a two professional pilots. We talk about aviation, our jobs as pilots, some of the adventures we get up to and much more. If you would like to make a donation to the Welsh Air Ambulance in memory of Al's mother then please visit elenidevans.muchloved.com This episode is a feedback special featuring YOUR feedback and questions. 1. A little piece of the Wright Flyer on Mars 2....

Duration:02:22:07

Plane Safety Podcast 83 ; Helicopters on Mars (and much more)

2/27/2021
Howdy folks Thanks for listening to the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. An aviation podcast by 2 professional(ish) pilots for avgeeks everywhere. In this episode Pip and Al are chatting about our latest sim check, food in economy, the recent United Airlines uncontained engine failure, helicopters on Mars and much much more. In the Squawkbox we have questions on how to build RNP approaches, getting current again after 2020 and we from ATC guru Adam Spink not once but twice...

Duration:02:49:36

PSP 82 ; A last minute podette.

1/31/2021
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Captain Al. This is a solo pod with just me (Pip). We didn't manage to find time to record a full pod this month so I threw this together at the last minute. I'm talking about some interesting recent flights including a gear down ferry and being refused permission to land in Italy. To contact the show please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com or find us at www.planesafetypodcast.com

Duration:02:47:02

Plane Safety Podcast 81 ; LPC vs OPC

12/31/2020
Hello friends Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Captain Al. In this episode we are discussing (amongst other things) the difference between an LPC and OPC.

Duration:01:54:54

Hydaulics - A Capt Al solo pod

11/30/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. This is another Captain Al solo mini podcast in which Al will give you an overview of the hydraulics systems on aircraft. To contact the show please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com Ciao for now.

Duration:00:17:34

Plane Safety Podcast 80 ; A kind of Airline Pilot Guy Show

10/26/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al, an aviation podcast about flying, aeroplanes and being a pilot. In this episode we are joined by a special guest as we attempt a hostile take over of the Airline Pilot Guy show. News 1 Happy Air Traffic Controller Day. Who are our favourite (and least favourite) ATCO's ? 2 Easyjet passenger viral video for non mask...

Duration:06:30:18

Plane Safety Podcast 79

9/30/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. In this episode we're talking about some of the unfortunate consequences of the Covid pandemic on the industry, a lack pf a manual flying skills in some recent incidents and listener feedback. Enjoy.

Duration:03:10:30

Plane Safety Podcast 78 ; Line checks & more...

8/31/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip & Capt Al ; a podcast about flying, aeroplanes, aviation safety and being a professional pilot. In this 'bits and pieces' episode we are talking about all sorts of things including weather radar, CPDLC, our recent meet up, a GEAR DOWN emergency in Chicago, cockpit video and of course, your feedback. In the Squawkbox : Jeff Wood says hi Dr Pras has some info on 'medical pressurisation' Dr Owen tells us his story Jacob...

Duration:07:09:48

Plane Safety Podcast episode 77 ; Pressurisation (Al's first solo).

7/22/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. In this episode Captain Al is taking the controls in his first solo episode as he takes a look at aircraft pressurisation. If you have enjoyed listening to the podcast then please consider leaving a review on iTunes. Contacting the show is easy ; just email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com or visit our website Ciao for now !

Duration:00:36:01

Plane Safety Podcast Episode 76 ; To turn or not to turn.

7/15/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. In this episode we are discussing the question of whether to turn back to the runway following an engine failure in a single engine aircraft shortly after takeoff off. This discussion is based upon a recent article in Flyer magazine by David Joyce. You can find the article here We kick the discussion off with a feedback from Steven Hitchin who suffered and engine failure shortly after take off. You can read about...

Duration:02:04:52

Plane Safety Podcast Episode 75 (ish) ; Diary pod

6/19/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip & Capt Al. This is a solo a diary pod with me (Pip), no Al I'm afraid due to technical issues.We'll be catching up with where I've been, what's happening in the quiet skies, ILS vs IGS, CPDLC & more. Links mentioned in the episode : Flyer Magazine 13 Minutes to the Moon Podcast https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/ If you'd like to contact us please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com Thanks for listening

Duration:01:24:32

Plane Safety Podcast Episode 74 ; The Lockdown continues

6/1/2020
Hi Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pip and Al. This is an aviation podcast about flying, aeroplanes and being a pilot. In this episode we'll be catching up the latest from Pip and Al as the lockdown continues to have a drastic impact on out industry. We are taking a look at some news stories including the recent PIA A320 crash at Karachi. ATC audio can be found at VAS Aviation In the Squawkbox. Brian Coleman has sent us some rather naughty nose art pictures. Here are...

Duration:01:28:01

Plane Safety Podcast 73 ; Corona catch up

4/29/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. In this episode Al & I are talking about the ongoing Corona threat and how it has affected our jobs and what we are doing to keep current and entertained. We also take a dive in to the Sqauwkbox to answer some listener questions. If you would like to contact the show please either visit the Sqauwkbox or email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com Thanks for listening and fly safe. Pip & Al

Duration:01:08:07

Plane Safety Podcast Episode 72 ; Lost over the Pacific

4/27/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Capt Al. This episode is a video podcast. Whilst you can listen to the audio only version, watching the Youtube video will add visual descriptions which aid the story. We're looking at the incredible tale of a Cessna 188 that got lost over the Pacific Ocean in 1978. An Air New Zealand DC-10 began a search for the small aircraft using back to basics stopwatch & compass navigation and looking at the sun and sky to figure out...

Duration:01:23:35

Plane Safety Podcast 71 ; The End of the World episode

3/31/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip and Captain Al ; an aviation podcast about flying, aeroplanes and our jobs as professional pilots. In this episode we are joined by special guests Captain Nick Anderson (retired) and Heathrow ATC guru Adam Spink. We are talking about the only thing on everyones agenda at the moment ; Coronavirus (and it's effect on the aviation industry). We are looking in detail at EASAs operational guidelines to operators in dealing with the...

Duration:02:40:24

Plane Safety Podcast 70 ; Al's wind adventures.

3/3/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast, an aviation podcast about flying, aeroplanes, our jobs as professional pilots and more. In this episode Capt Al & I are talking about some of the challenges presented by operating in high winds and storms. We're also looking at the impact of the corona virus outbreak and some of the finer points of aeroplane lavatory etiquette. If you would like to contribute to my London Marathon 2020 charity fund raising then please visit my website or...

Duration:01:05:51

Plane Safety Podcast 69 ; Special VFR (but mostly other stuff)

2/23/2020
Hi, thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip & Captain Al In this catch up diary episode I'll be telling you about my most recent sim recurrent and adventures in the USA. We'll also have a look at the dangers of landing with a tail wind and an explanation of Special VFR. The music featured in this episode was recored live at Stadz Pizzeria in Columbus OH (great pizza) and features singer song writer Dave Hawkins. Thanks to Jim & Jim for the feedback. The link to the...

Duration:07:21:06

Plane Safety Podcast 68 ; Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Betelgeuse.

1/18/2020
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast, an aviation podcast about flying, aeroplanes, our jobs as professional pilots and more. In this diary episode I'm talking about some recent flying adventures, pitch trim failures, using the stars to navigate and more. If you would like to contribute to my London Marathon 2020 charity fund raising then please visit my website or click here Every penny raised goes to the charity Sense To contact the show please e-mail...

Duration:01:10:19

Pip's London Marathon 2020 charity appeal

1/8/2020
To donate please click here . or here Hi everybody, it’s Pip here. Thanks for listening to this special message from the Plane Safety Podcast. I’m both thrilled and terrified to tell you that I’ll be running in this years London Marathon Every year, ten of thousands of people run the 26.2 miles, or if you prefer 40.195 km, around the great city of London. And many of them, including myself, are doing so in order to raise money for charities and good causes. When i ran the marathon in...

Duration:00:06:12

Plane Safety Podcast Episode 67 ; News, feedback and other stuff

12/28/2019
Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip & Capt Al, an aviation podcast about flying, aeroplanes & being pilot. In this episode we are looking at some news stories including a Global 6000 runway over-run at Liverpool airport, a very near miss with a drone at Luton airport and the potential benefits of Constant Descent & Climb operations. We're also talking about some of our recent experiences at work including grumpy tower controllers. In the feedback ; Theo would...

Duration:01:27:36