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Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip.

In this episode we take a look at some recent aviation news items, Global 6000 wingtip strikes, tales of pudding eating and the story of Lt Col Stanislav Petrov, the Man who Saved the World,

 

In the Squawkbox :

Our Maine Man Micah says hi.

Barbara Parish has sent photos from the Farnborough 2016 meet up.

Ray Williams has some thoughts on the British Midland Argonaut crash 50 years ago this month

Richard Nash has a question of magnetic variation

Christian has some information on total solar eclipses

Ruben has some questions on ATC services in the UK (thanks to Adam Spink for helping me provide an answer).

 

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Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip.

 

In this episode we are definitely not at Wings Over Pittsburg meet up with the rest of the aviation podcasting community. Instead we are talking about my visit to the Farnborough tower, PAR approaches and taking a dip into the Squawkbox.

 

Squawkbox 

Richard Nash says hi and has some thoughts on my missed flight.

Jacob Schumann from Vienna has a question on fatigue management.

Capt Oli says hi.

Tony Arungah has a suggestion for future podcasts

Barbara Parish has a cunning plan.

 

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If you want to contact the show please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com or visit www.planesafetypodcast.com

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Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast - Safety from the flight deck with Pilot Pip.

In this episode we are talking with London Heathrow Tower controller Adam Spink as he shows us around LHR tower. 

We also have a bit of aviation history in the 60 second aeroplane segment. 

Squawkbox

Andre Podszus from Hamburg says hi

Tony in DRC drops us a line

Michael C suggests a possible Eclipse USA meet up.

Audio feedback from Sjoert and Masha from the Netherlands meet up.

Adam Spink has a question about night flying.

Robert Hoffman says hello and has some suggestions for GA flying in the USA.

 

If you would like to send in a question, thought or story please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com or visit www.planesafetypodcast.com

Thanks for listening.

 

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Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip (featuring copilot Isaac).

In this episode we are discussing the latest security restrictions on portable electronic devices, medicals, my upcoming fleet change, the recent Challenger 604 wake upset incident and a look at the role of pilot monitoring.

If you have any questions or would like to contact the show please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com or visit www.planesafetypodcast.com

Thanks for listening

Pip

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Plane Safety Podcast Episode 38 ; Short flights & other adventures

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In this diary episode I talk about my latest 6 day tour, FAF vs FAP,  losing my ID and much more.

 

 If you would like to contact the show please visit www.planesafetypodcast.com or email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com

It would also be great to receive a few reviews on iTunes.

Take car and fly safe,

Pip

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Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip.

 

In this episode I'm joined by Capt Al. Together we take a look at a crash in 2015 in Akron, USA involving a Hawker 700 aircraft (Thanks to Jennifer for the suggestion and links)

A tale of caution in a reading of 'Big Sky, Little Sky', a piece I wrote for the Safetjets Safety magazine. And all the usual banter and feedback.

 

If you would like to contact the show then please visit www.planesafetypodcast.com or email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com

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Until the next time, take care & fly safe.

Pip

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Thanks for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast - Safety from the Flightdeck with Pilot Pip.

 

In this festive episode I bring you along on my Trans Atlantic journey to Wichita, Kansas to deliver a Hawker aircraft. This episode was originally recorded as 4 YouTube video diaries. If you would like to see these then please visit my YouTube channel.

 

It was a great trip and a fabulous bonus to be able to meet up with some friends along the way.

 

As always, if you would like to contact the show then please visit www.planesafetypodcast.com or email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com

You can also find the show on Facebook and Twitter (@psafetypodcast).

It would be great too if you could leave a short review on iTunes.

 

Thanks for listening and fly safe.

Pip

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This is the Plane Talking Safety Tau Crazy Airline Pilot Geeks Spectacular Christmas Extravaganza Live, featuring Carlos & Matt from PTUK, Pilot Pip & Capt Al, Capts Jeff, Nick & Dr Steph from APG, Marcus from Omega Tau, Micah & Brian from the Airplane Geeks and Steve & Grant from Plane Crazy...all in one totally bonkers Christmas podcast.

 

Merry Christmas to all of our listeners.

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Plane Safety Podcast episode 35 ; AED's & Disruptive passengers

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In this episode I'm joined by two guest hosts ; Dr Steph from APG and my pal Capt Al.

First off we're talking about AED's (Automated External Difibrillators), how to use them and their function on aircraft.

The main topic of discussion for this episode is 'Disruptive Passengers'. We look at why incidents involving disruptive passengers seems to be increasing, what are the causes and how we deal with them. 

In the Squawkbox :

FSJoe has some questions on our experiences flying turboprops & some suggestions for future conversations

Adam from Heathrow ATC has some great info on MLS and GBAS.

Renato has some questions about flight time duty limitations.

Aaron says hi from Vermont and has some questions on my gliding progression.

Heath Gleason has a question regarding pilot commuting.

 

If you would like to contact the show then please visit www.planesafetypodcast.com or email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com

You can follow the show on Twitter (@psafetypodcast) and Facebook. 

If you enjoy the show then why not leave a review on iTunes ? I'd really appreciate it.

Until the next time, take care & fly safe.

Pip

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Plane Safety Podcast 34 ; Radio Navigational aids

Thank you for downloading the Plane Safety Podcast with Pilot Pip - Safety from the Flight deck.

In this episode we catch up on my latest tales from the Sky, a short tribute to the late Bob Hoover, some great feedback in the Squawkbox and we take an in depth look at ground based radio nav aids.

In the Squawkbox ;

David Abbey has some thoughts regarding issue of psychiatric care discussed in a the German Wings accident episode. He provides the following article for your consideration ; Article on CCHR

Marianna says hello and has a question relating to an incident I talked about on a previous episode.

Tony from South Africa tells us a little of his journey to gaining his license and employment.

FSJoe has some great questions regarding turboprop engines and propellers.

The MaineMan Micah has some audio feedback regarding carrier operations.

Sjoert from the Netherlands has some audio feedback and a question on NDB's and minimum facilities required at an airport.

 

If you would like to contact the show then please email feedback@planesafetypodcast.com or visit www.planesafetypodcast.com

You can fin the show on Facebook and Twitter (@psafetypodcast).

Please consider leaving a review o iTunes.

Thanks for listening and fly safe,

Pip

 

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