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A day in the life flying a Gulfstream G400 and a ‘holy grail’ piloting job
May17

A day in the life flying a Gulfstream G400 and a ‘holy grail’ piloting job

Come to work Youtuber @FlywithOwen as he pilots a Gulfstream G400 from Van Nuys to Salt Lake City. Watch Owen as he takes viewers through the entire preflight check and discusses more about his...

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What does it take to become an AG pilot
Apr30

What does it take to become an AG pilot

On board with AG pilot Patrick Cohen as he talks about some of the techniques AG pilots use when crop dusting. The popular YouTuber also discusses the skills needed to become a successful AG pilot.  To reduce drift of the sprayed materials, agricultural pilots attempt to fly just above the crops being treated. Fields are often surrounded by obstacles such as trees, telephone lines, and farm buildings. Purpose-built agricultural...

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World Gliding Champion meet & greet at AERO Friedrichshafen
Apr18

World Gliding Champion meet & greet at AERO Friedrichshafen

Grand Prix World Gliding champion and Youtuber Stefan Langer is giving fans the opportunity to talk to him and other creators each day at Aero Friedrichshafen.  He will have his new AS 33 Me glider from Alexander Schleicher with him. The competition glider with an 18-meter wingspan and electric drive system is a real eye-catcher. Soaring has been an important segment of AERO since the very beginning. In addition to a diverse range of...

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Big differences flying a turboprop vs piston aircraft
Apr12

Big differences flying a turboprop vs piston aircraft

Charlie Gasmire from the Airplane Academy gets checked out on the Kodiak 100 turboprop for the first time. According to the youtuber flying a turboprop is some ways similar to a piston aircraft, and in a lot of ways it’s quite different. In this video Gasmire showcases the main differences between flying both types including some of the new terminology and concepts learnt. Furthermore Gasmire demonstrates how these differences...

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Storm Kathleen crosswind approaches at Heathrow
Apr07

Storm Kathleen crosswind approaches at Heathrow

Big Jet TV live streaming crosswind approaches and landings at London Heathrow Airport during storm Kathleen.  During the storm about 140 flights departing and arriving at UK airports were cancelled as the Met Office issued a yellow weather warning for wind.   Wind gusts of over 70mph swept many parts and temperatures hit 21.4C in eastern England. The strongest gusts of 101mph were recorded at the summit of Cairngorm, a mountain in...

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How to strengthen your Aer Lingus Future Pilot application
Mar26

How to strengthen your Aer Lingus Future Pilot application

The Aer Lingus Future Pilot Programme online application is open until the 10 April. To help candidates, Stephen AV8 addresses important eligibility criteria and includes tips to reinforce their application.  Aer Lingus has opened the first phase of the application process for its Future Pilot Programme. The pilot training programme will see successful applications eventually becoming A320 pilots for the Irish flag carrier.  The...

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