Category: Podcast


APG 330 – Stranded in a Parking Garage

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30th June

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 runway and went around

FEEDBACK

[51:50] Tanmay – Can he be a pilot?
[56:13] Arun – GEnx on 747
[1:05:06] Chris – Flamethrower Drone
[1:08:39] John – Military Drone Losses
[1:13:36] Miles – Pilotless Planes
[1:16:00] Class Bravo Chris – SWA 1380 Aircraft Future
[1:20:43] RH – Aviation Community’s Huge Loss
[1:24:42] Bret – Question re: last minute runway change just before takeoff
[1:29:54] Plane Tale – Murder on the Flight Deck
[1:51:09] … Read More »



APG 329 – Beware the Angry Cloud

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22nd June

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

[1:13:28] Larry – CORRECTION – Re: Captain Jeff posted “It is OFFICIAL. Captain Dana.”
[1:15:02] Steve – Hopes to meet up with the crew at FIA
[1:17:01] Chuck – Had a Great Time at Innovations in Flight
[1:18:49] Chris – The Cost of Free Shipping: Cargo Pilots Claim Amazon is Driving Down
[1:31:10] Louisiana Steve – Pilot Avoids Nasty Weather (The Onion)
[1:34:00] Patrick – Cockpit Banter
[1:40:05] Luke – Rolls Royce to … Read More »



APG 328 – See Ya’ Later, Alligator!

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18th June

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 Carriers Crash at Yeager Airport, West Virginia

FEEDBACK

[1:06:54] Glaucus (G-Man) – Medical Care in the Air
[1:19:54] Paul – Small American Airlines Lavs
[1:26:13] Ivor – Single pilot, C of G
[1:35:53] Stephen – APG Feedback – CFI Shortage Not!
[1:58:42] Class Bravo Chris – Pilot Shortage Flaw
[2:10:20] Philip from Switzerland – Cost of Flight Training
[2:14:10] Plane Tales – A Little VC Tenderness
[2:33:52] Kent – Uber in … Read More »



APG 327 – More Terrifying Emergency Landings!

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9th June

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: Incident occurred June 01, 2018 near John Wayne Airport (KSNA), Orange County, California
[1:17:25] Cirrus SR22, N670SR: Fatal accident occurred May 31, 2018 at Midland International Air and Space Port Airport (KMAF), Midland County, Texas

FEEDBACK

[1:28:34] Dispatch Gregg – Anti Hail Rockets
[1:33:38] Mike Wagner’s YouTube Channel
[1:34:02] Larry – Flying with the Gear Down
[1:47:10] Nick … Read More »



APG 326 – Where Have All the Flight Instructors Gone?

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3rd June

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] Incident: Jayawijaya B732 at Wamena on May 25th 2018, dropped thrust reverser and veered off runway on landing
[1:15:29] Delta #DL1156 to Atlanta diverted to Tulsa after a passenger was ‘was singing and dancing in his seat’

FEEDBACK

[1:17:56] Liz – Uber’s Flying Car Plan Meets a Regulator It Can’t Ignore: The FAA
[1:31:01] Glaucus (G-Man) – Late passenger’s furious reaction to missed plane
[1:35:52] John – Question for Capt Nick re: LHR … Read More »




Podcasts

APG 328 – See Ya’ Later, Alligator!

NEWS

Airbus and Bombardier in family ties with C Series deal Kadena Grounds F-15 Flights After...
APG 327 – More Terrifying Emergency Landings!

Sean Chuplis’s Business: Crew Dog Electronics

NEWS

Plane makes emergency landing after passengers vomit, faint from ‘unbearable’...
APG 326 – Where Have All the Flight Instructors Gone?

NEWS

UPDATE: MH 17 – Russian Army Unit Identified and Russian Military Response UPDATE: Cubana Crash...
APG 325 – I Like the Smooth Touch of Rubber on the Blacktop

Photo Credit: Douglas Johnson

NEWS

Baboon briefly escapes crate, roams loose at San Antonio airport Onur A332...
APG 324 – Resting On Our Laurels or Yannies?

Meet-up with Grant McHerron in Rome in June

NEWS

Blue Panorama B734 at Havana on May 18th...
APG 323 – I Hope They’re Not Stuffing Them Too Tightly

Meet-up with Grant McHerron in Rome in June

NEWS

Pilot forced to make emergency landing on Devon beach Air Canada flight delayed by Raccoon

FEEDBACK

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APG 322 – More Cracked Windows

NEWS

Case against two ‘drunk’ pilots arrested at Glasgow Airport collapses Vietnam Airlines flight #VN7344 mistakenly...