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A military pilot called for a priority landing…

A military pilot called for a priority landing because his single-engine jet fighter was running "a bit peaked." Air Traffic Control told the fighter pilot...

STOL performance of the Soviet aircraft

How did the West find out about STOL performance of the Soviet aircraft? This comes from a top secret recording describing what happened at a...

Joker at the wheel

This happened at the small but busy Sarasota Florida airport in 1975. The tower was open from 6am until 10pm and most of the...

ATC Quotes

Tower: "Delta 351, you have traffic at 10 o'clock, 6 miles!" Delta 351: "Give us another hint! We have digital watches!" "TWA 2341, for noise abatement...

The 33 Greatest Lies in Aviation

I'm from the FAA and I'm here to help you. Me? I've never busted minimums. We will be on time, maybe even early. Pardon me, ma'am, I...

You Know You’re Addicted To Aviation When…

...you have to write a post about it. ...you almost crash your car because you are craning your neck to look out the sunroof at...