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Plane Safety Podcast Episode 47 ; ATC Overload ?

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Joining us again for this episode is regular co-host, Capt Al.

We are taking a look at accident that occurred at Huston Hobby airport involving a light aircraft and how interaction with ATC played a role in the event.

The ATC audio recording can be found here (WARNING, the end of the video has CCTV footage of the crash itself).


In the Squawkbox :

Ralph Walker has a question about passenger announcements

Richard Nash has questions regarding becoming a biz jet pilot. The Phenom 300 video we mention can be found here 'A Signature Journey'

Jose Orozco says hi from Mexico

Tarik has some questions regarding a recent job interview. The book we mention can be found here ; 'Ace the technical pilot interview'

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From Pip & Al, we wish you all a Safe and Merry Christmas.


 2017-12-17  2h16m