APG 025 – Take Me to the Pilot


Posted on March 29th, by Capt. Jeff in Podcast. 2 comments

APG 025 – Take Me to the Pilot
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JetBlue captain “loses it” on flight to Las Vegas, Sir Elton’s “Take Me To The Pilot:” what the heck does it mean? More discussion about “Automation Dependency,” VNAV, RNP, and more.

Elton John’s “Take Me To The Pilot”
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Loss of control risk behind proposed 737 wiring change
Air France A320 near Basel on Feb 29th 2012, foreign object/noise on board identified as Blackberry
Disruptions: Time to Review F.A.A. Policy on Gadgets
Technology may be eroding pilot skills
FAA Seeking Comment On UAS (Drone) Test Sites
Video: Dutchman Flaps His Arms And Flies
Jets & Clouds Effects: An Ephemeral Sky Show

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2 responses to “APG 025 – Take Me to the Pilot”

  1. PatGohn says:

    Hey thanks, Capt Jeff! 
     
    Elton John’s early stuff was catchy with really fun piano work. But it is definitely a crazy song that does not make much sense to me… But  just for fun, if we want to give it a theological twist, maybe I would stretch it and say that a few of the lyrics — “Take me to the Pilot of your soul” — I can only say that as a Catholic Christian, I’d have to say that Jesus is the Pilot of my soul, I’m only the co-pilot.  Glad your flying with Christ, Capt Jeff!  

  2. PatGohn says:

    Oh and very cool graphic for this show with that wavy cloud stuff going on!
     

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