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SMAC076 What We Can Learn from Asiana Flight 214

Pre-Flight Checklist The crew is here along with special guest Bill English, Lead Accident Investigator on Asiana Flight 214. Mr. English is an Investigator-in-Charge for the Major Investigations Division for the National Transportation Safety Board headquartered in Washington, D.C. Mr. English also worked for the FAA and has a background in navigation. Cruise Flight This week’s…

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SMAC053 – Aviation Accidents, How We Cope, What Keeps Us Flying

Today’s show is on the more serious and sober side as we discuss aviation accidents and how they’ve affected us on a personal level. Recently, co-host Victoria Zajko came to learn that 2 of the aircraft she flew during her flight training had been involved in fatal crashes where the pilot and occupants did not…

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Special Offer on Flight For Control!

In a recent episode of the Stuck Mic AvCast, we interviewed Author Karlene Petitt about her book Flight For Control, an aviation thriller about airline accidents, conspiracy, and more. Now, Karlene has emailed us about a special offer to those who purchase one of her books and we wanted to share this with you today! If…

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Episode #20 – Airline Crashes, Conspiracy, & Flight For Control

Pre-Flight In this episode of the Stuck Mic AvCast, we took a slight deviation from the normal show format once again as we interviewed a very special aviator about her first novel, an aviation thriller involving airline accidents, conspiracy, and more. Join us in meeting Karlene Petitt, author of Flight For Control, as we learn…

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Episode #18 – Aircraft Accidents, Recurrent Training, & Pilot Proficiency

Both Carl and Len are airline pilots and go through a great deal of recurrent flight and ground training each year. As an airline Captain, Carl has recurrent ground training once a year and recurrent simulator every six months. As an airline First Office, Len has has the same except his simulator training is only…

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Episode #9 – Going Live, Dangers of Hypoxia, & How To Avoid Pesky Weather

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…

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