Boeing 787 update; runaway van at Toronto Pearson; pilot impostor arrested after trying to ride airline jumpseat; flight information sign falls on Kansas family at BHM, kills young boy; final list of tower closures due to sequestration; lots of great feedback, and more!
Boeing’s battery fix proposal approved by FAA- test flights to begin soon; TSA’s new policy allowing small-bladed knives draws criticism from airlines, pilot and flight attendant groups; another drone spotted near NY airports
Harlem Shake aggravates FAA, grave markers embedded on runway, drone on JFK final approach, travel blogger kicked off flight for snapping photos, sequestration results in staffing reductions, Chicago Bulls’ B-727 shuts down engine shortly after takeoff, Gimli Glider for sale (hope you have a big wallet!), Dispatcher Mike interview, your feedback and more!
Sequestration: How will it affect aviation in the US? The Pope has a pilot’s license? Flatulence and flying: Just let it go. Your feedback and more on this episode of Airline Pilot Guy.
On this week’s episode: 787 Update, Brussels diamond heist, ExpressJet smoke and fumes incident, Mad Dog freighter conversion STC, lots of feedback and more.