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The view from MY side of the cockpit door. Aviation news and commentary from an active captain flying for a major US legacy airline.

The view from MY side of the cockpit door. Aviation news and commentary from an active captain flying for a major US legacy airline.
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The view from MY side of the cockpit door. Aviation news and commentary from an active captain flying for a major US legacy airline.




APG 302 – Are Your Christmas Decorations Blinding Pilots?

NEWS [17:50] Volaris A319 at New York on Dec 5th 2017, lined up runway 13R instead 13L on visual Canarsie approach [27:45] Canada scraps plan to buy Boeing fighters amid trade dispute: sources Aeromexico eyes Delta's CSeries jet order amid U.S. trade spat: sources [33:12] Recent Fume Events [40:03] Air France A380 Returns Home [43:08] American Airlines solves pilot shortage glitch at a price FEEDBACK [45:15] Sean - Rabbit strike. Difficulty: AC was already airborne [46:43] Silviu - Questions...

Duration: 02:25:47

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 [1:13:17] PT...

Duration: 03:01:39

APG 300 – Let’s Celebrate!

VIDEO Trial Membership Offer - Get your free audio book today! Give me your review in iTunes! I'm "airlinepilotguy" on Facebook, and "airlinepilotguy" on Twitter. ATC audio from Intro/Outro music by Tim Brown, BrownHouseMedia, Copyright © AirlinePilotGuy 2017, All Rights Reserved Airline Pilot Guy Show by Jeff Nielsen is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0...

Duration: 02:35:53

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 - City in...

Duration: 02:42:40

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 - The FAA this week unveiled an Aviation Rulemaking Committee's long-awaited recommendations to modify the...

Duration: 02:30:37

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 Four to One"...

Duration: 02:35:31

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 [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 Departure out of Hong Kong [1:14:16]...

Duration: 02:56:59

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) [51:35] Air Force could...

Duration: 02:49:52

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...

Duration: 02:36:57

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] Liz -...

Duration: 02:43:03

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 Future...

Duration: 02:55:59

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 [2:45:50] FO Craig -...

Duration: 03:28:59

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 Aviation Paul -...

Duration: 02:43:29

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 Trial...

Duration: 02:12:39

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. Mad Dogs Georg -...

Duration: 02:47:51

APG 287 – You’ll Pop and Die

SFO MEET-UPNEWSPilot 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...

Duration: 02:50:11

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...

Duration: 03:06:02

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 Trial Membership Offer - Get your free audio book today! Give me your review in iTunes! I'm "airlinepilotguy" on Facebook, and "airlinepilotguy" on...

Duration: 01:20:49

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] Bret...

Duration: 02:50:04

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 hate each...

Duration: 02:41:40

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