Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Air Traffic Out Of Control

Nov 28, 2023

In this episode, a small private aircraft experiences an engine failure after take off from Lakeland Florida.

The pilot radios the tower alerting them that he has no choice but to bring the plane down in a field.

He can't make it back to the airport or any other airports nearby.

Another pilot helps out the tower in...

Nov 21, 2023

In this episode, an Air Atlanta Boeing 747 departs from JFK, headed for Liege, Belgium with some precious cargo.

It's very common for top competition horses to be shipped by air between the United States and Europe.

While in transit, these animals are placed in compact horse stalls and cared for by highly trained equine...

Nov 17, 2023

In this episode, we go down under to Australia.

Jetstar flight 203 is departing Sydney for Auckland, New Zealand when the pilots report a hydraulic problem with the aircraft.

The landing gear is not retracting, so they request to return back to Sydney.

Follow Amy Tango Charlie on...

Nov 16, 2023

In this episode of Air Traffic Out Of Control, Jet Blue flight 534, is taxiing on the runway in San Francisco when it radios the tower with an issue.

The aircraft collided with a tug vehicle, causing some serious damage.

The tower mobilizes airport safety services to tend to the damaged plane.

Follow Amy Tango Charlie...

Nov 14, 2023

In this episode of Air Traffic Out Of Control, United Airlines flight 1045 radios the tower in Newark (EWR) after departure requesting to return.

The pilot is reporting an error due to trapped fuel in the center fuel tank.

Follow Amy Tango Charlie on Twitter: