Posts Tagged ‘tex’
 

 

Around the World in 80 Jumpseats

While the ability to travel for free is a definite perk of being an airline pilot, the ability to ride in the jumpseat is more of a necessary evil. It is small and uncomfortable, but it can also be the difference between a pilo...
by Eric Auxier
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A UTAir Antonov An-24 does its best monster truck impression.

Is This The Most Dangerous Takeoff Ever Captured On Video?

These old Russian planes were built to plow through just about anything within reason, but these pilots throw reason into the mud.
by admin
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Flying from JFK to LGA is still faster than driving on the Van Wyck

The LaGuardia Curfew Revisited: Why Your Late Flight Ended Up At JFK

The weather in NYC is getting warmer, and that means that the infamous overnight curfew at LaGuardia Airport is back. What does it mean for your flight?
by Jason Rabinowitz
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Awesome Aviation Podcasts You Should Be Listening To!

There is a ton of awesome aviation content available on the internet. But it isn't just written content, it's audio podcasts as well! Here are a few of our favorites.
by Ben Granucci
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Anatomy of a Story: Why the ‘Airliner Hacking’ Claim is Bull

A recent claim in a Wired article has people fearing that control of their airliners can be taken over by a hacker. We explain why this is utterly ridiculous.
by John Steffen and Phil Derner Jr.
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