That’s right! For the next 5 minutes and 24 seconds you can ride along in the cockpit of this Air Tahiti Nui Airbus A340 for spectacular views not available from your cabin seat. Get a behind-the-scenes look at heavy, international, airline flying in and out of French Ploynesia. Videos like this remind us why […]
Sometimes it’s hard to tell when your Push To Talk switch is stuck in the transmit position, also known as having a “stuck mic.” You’ve heard about it, maybe even read about it before. There’s plenty of stories on the Internet about pilots with stuck mic’s transmitting their cockpit conversations in-the-blind while we all listen […]
We’re excited to introduce our sponsor, ForPilotsOnly.com! For Pilots Only offers 4 kneeboard options for iPad pilots to help reduce your cockpit workload; the iPro Aviator, iPro Aviator/M, iPro Navigator, and the Naked Navigator. These kneeboards are available for both the full sized iPad and also the newer iPad Mini. In fact, co-host Rick Felty […]
In this short video Len Costa shows you how he records cockpit and ATC audio on his GoPro Hero 2 including the audio cable he uses and where to buy it. This very cable CAN be used to record cockpit and ATC audio on ANY camcorder or video camera that has a 3.5mm (⅛ inch) […]
A couple months back, I flew a Beechcraft Premier business jet down to the Bahamas to pick up a client and take them home stateside. Because it was an empty leg, I figured it was an excellent time to get some video of some flying in this beautiful area of the globe. Shown in this […]
Raise your headphones to your ears and listen like you have no cares, Stuck Mic AvCast Episode 9 is here! Pre-Flight Reminder – we now have a “Classic” non-interactive MP3 ONLY version of the podcast that you can subscribe to: Stuck Mic AvCast MP3 Feed Listen email regarding autopilot babies and over reliance on cockpit […]
Episode 8 is LIVE and ready for your listening delight! Pre-Flight Reminder – we now have a “Classic” non-interactive MP3 ONLY feed you can subscribe to: Stuck Mic AvCast MP3 Feed Cruise Flight Over Reliance on Automation and Technology in the Cockpit Using the autopilot as a crutch vs as a tool Losing “touch” with […]
My friend invited me to go for a ride in his Lockwood Aircam, and twin-engine, open cockpit, experimental, home built aircraft.
This is the story and our flight.