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APG 341 – D’oh!

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25th September

PHOTO CREDIT: @cathaypacific (Twitter Account)

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NEWS

[1:04:13] Researchers at Simon Fraser University proved that respirator masks work effectively on bearded faces
[1:09:12] UPDATE: UTAir 737 at Sochi – Overran Runway on Landing
[1:15:19] Hawaiian A321N at Los Angeles on Aug 13th 2018, tail strike on landing
[1:26:25] Unruly DJ threatens crew and passengers on JetSmarter flight
[1:31:12] Air India 101 incident at New York JFK Airport ILS Failure
[1:59:19] Airline Misspells Own Name on Plane

FEEDBACK

[2:01:55] Nick Kidd – Appreciation of Plane Tale, My Uncle Geoff
[2:09:46] Capt. Steve – Passengers on Glasgow-Bound United Airlines Flight Shocked as Pilot Takes a NAP in First Class
[2:16:23] Ivor – That Bloke from Over the Pond
[2:20:03] Matt – Turkey legs….Confess Capt Jeff
[2:24:54] Capt. Steve – Pitot Covers
[2:28:49] Plane Tale – Capt Al and the Spotty M
[2:46:26] David … Read More »



APG 340 – The A pg 340 Show

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13th September

NEWS

[56:13] Unmanned Airport Control Tower Installed In Northern Colorado
[1:04:24] American A320 at Fort Myers on Aug 30th 2018,approached wrong airport and went around
[1:15:16] Piper PA-28 Student in Distress – Right Main Gear Wheel Fell Off the Aircraft on Departure
[1:28:29] Pilots Eject After Air Force T-38 Talon Jet Veers Off Runway, 4th Talon Loss In 10 Months
[1:32:50] Korean Speaker?

FEEDBACK

[1:35:18] Christian – A380
[1:38:42] Sam – Is this you captain Nick?
[1:41:19] Andrew – Appreciation feedback
[1:47:51] Ralph – Southwest has declared only service animals can fly in the cabin— and that includes miniature horses
[1:52:35] Larry (Gregory) – Service Dog Sign
[1:59:55] Plane Tale – Uncle Geoff
[2:21:56] Jim – That Time a USAF F-4 Almost Shot Down a Buff
[2:33:05] Chris – Flying under the Golden Gate
[2:34:00] Steven – Helicopter flying under Golden Gate Bridge Pictures
[2:34:45] Tim – Flying … Read More »



APG 339 – Defective Flux Capacitator

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9th September

Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons

PART ONE
NEWS

[19:32] Utah Department of Wildlife drops fish from plane for ‘extreme restocking’ of lake
[23:21] Hawaiian Airlines Flight 23 emergency landing: Pepper spray, airdropped photo
[27:16] Reporter Hilariously Pranked By Pilot

FEEDBACK

[30:10] Ed – How to Interest Future Pilots?
[35:38] Liz – Brownies Launch Badge for ‘Future Pilots’
[38:55] Texas Charlie – Guy Hacks Hundreds of Planes from the Ground
[45:17] Deanna – Has had “never again” moments
[46:50] Jerod – An Unfortunate Crash, and Another Case of Bad Reporting
[59:02] David – Self Upgrade
[1:03:38] Col Jeff – Serious incident Robinson R44 Raven II 4X-BCR, 14 Aug 2018
[1:09:35] Daniel – Seattle Stolen Plane
[1:14:10] Nick – Hypoxia Question – Oxygen Mask Operation

VIDEO

PART TWO
NEWS

[1:50:15] Brisbane to Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Airlines A330 proceeds despite pitot tube error
[1:56:04] Accident: UTAir B738 at Sochi on Sep 1st 2018, overran runway on … Read More »



APG 338 – Passing Gas

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2nd September

NEWS

[34:55] Capital Airlines #JD5759 damaged while landing attempt at Macao
[45:22] Corrosion, Metal Fatigue Cause Wide-Body Freighter Landing Gear Collapse
[48:05] UPDATE: US-Bangla pilot was mentally stressed and reckless

FEEDBACK

[1:00:45] Bryan – Project Loon
[1:06:19] James – Woman and her Cello Kicked Off AA Flight
[1:12:50] Stuart – New App Allows Passengers to Report Uncomfortable Cabin Conditions
[1:21:23] Shawn from Portland (not Maine) – The RAT
[1:32:07] Chris – Autonomous Drones can Herd Birds Away from Airports
[1:35:51] Plane Tale – The Cargo Gods
[1:52:46] Jay – Opinion re: Flight Sharing
[1:56:48] Sean – Does this qualify as FOD?
[1:58:37] Thomas – Handling Emergencies: A Captain’s Training To Make the Go/No Go Call on Evacuation
[2:13:20] Glen Towler – Pre-Oshkosh, and “Sunday Night in Wellington”
[2:20:24] Mark and Steve Horne – Dash 8 Prop Wash Blows Baggage Dolly into United 737 at LAX
[2:25:00] Ivor – … Read More »



APG 337 – The Smell of Dirty Socks

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25th August

Photo Credit: TORLEY (Flickr)

NEWS

[34:01] Accident: Xiamen B738 at Manila on Aug 16th 2018, runway excursion on landing
[44:09] Helicopter/Quadcopter Near Miss
[46:46] Accident: Express Freighters B733 near Canberra on Aug 15th 2018, loss of cabin pressure, first officer incapacitated
[56:09] RAAF warplane’s engine ‘destroyed itself’ during attempted take-off, resulting in $120 million fire
[1:01:44] Laser Beam Attacks Bedevil U.S. Military Pilots in Mideast
[1:07:53] A federal air marshal was taken off a plane in handcuffs

FEEDBACK

[1:23:57] George – Aerotoxic Syndrome, Carbon Dioxide Levels in Cockpit
[1:40:18] Keith – Flying in Ground Effect
[1:48:12] Steven – Flying Under the Golden Gate Bridge
[1:53:25] Steve – BA Approach Procedure
[2:01:44] Plane Tale – Mayday Mayday Mayday Cathay 780
[2:25:16] Jay – Inspired by APG
[2:28:36] Pip – Feedback re Chinese touch’n’go
[2:39:37] Kent – Commercial Pilot Input for a Research Project
[2:44:07] Arun – To Captain Jeff (Audio)

VIDEO

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Podcasts

APG 339 – Defective Flux Capacitator

Photo Credit: Wikipedia Commons

PART ONE NEWS

Utah Department of Wildlife drops fish from plane for ‘extreme restocking’...
APG 338 – Passing Gas

NEWS

Capital Airlines #JD5759 damaged while landing attempt at Macao Corrosion, Metal Fatigue Cause Wide-Body Freighter...
APG 337 – The Smell of Dirty Socks

Photo Credit: TORLEY (Flickr)

NEWS

Accident: Xiamen B738 at Manila on Aug 16th 2018, runway excursion on...
APG 336 – Stolen Horizon Q400

Photo Credit: Bill Abbott (Flickr)

NEWS

Crash: Horizon DH8D at Ketron Island on Aug 10th 2018, Stolen...
APG 335 – Never Again

NEWS

AeroMexico Incident – Durango – July 31, 2018 Moment Ryanair Passengers Escape on Emergency Chute...
APG 334 – Aluminum or Aluminium?

Photo credit: Max Pixel, CC0 Public Domain

NEWS

Flight attendants to be deported over turtle-smuggling operation Mary...
APG 333 – Farnborough 2018

We had a little “incident” before we started our recording. One of the microphone stands “somehow”...