Friday, May 26, 2017

Confirm your type of aircraft

Controller: "FAR1234 confirm your type of aircraft. Are you an Airbus 330 or 340?" Pilot: "A340 of course!" Controller: "Then would you mind switching on the...

Aviation dictionary

Airspeed: Speed of an airplane. Deduct 25% when listening to a Navy pilot. Bank: The folks who hold the lien on most pilots' cars. Cone of...

When Former Marine Aviator Shows Off

A Former Marine Aviator wanted to show off his new twin-engine plane. His friend was riding along as he put it through its paces....

Pre-Christmas flight check

Santa Claus, like all pilots, gets regular visits from the Federal Aviation Administration, and the FAA examiner arrived last week for the pre-Christmas flight...

Son playing with his new airplane

A few days after Christmas, a mother was working in the kitchen listening to her son playing with his new airplane in the living...

An Operating System’s Way of Running Airlines PART ONE

Linux Air Disgruntled employees of all the other OS airlines decide to start their own airline. They build the planes, ticket counters, and pave the...

She did ask him for his name

Working on an airline, you receive free or reduced-priced flights. Such was the case when Roger Gay took the opportunity of a free flight...