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Listener Forum / who wants to be an inventor regarding ATC audio
« Last post by Chananya Freedman on February 20, 2024, 01:28:23 PM »
Here is an interesting one.
as most of us know, United's channel 9 no longer exists, for the most part. live ATC and wifi only helps so much.
this is my thought process.
we find a way to create some kind of device where we could hear the ATC audio without getting caught. and we won't be interrupted when announcements are made.
there are so many times when i travel to the East coast and want to listen to my full flight. if you use a scanner, you will either get caught or won't work at all or both. it took me a long time before i got the courage to post this. any ideas?   
i will appreciate any insight.
have a great week.
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Ameriflight 116 - Double Go-Around @ KBUR during early morning storm

Heard a plane just before 2a on the burbank departure (couldnt see anything as it was raining and low overcast) and thought it was a weird time for a departure.  Checked flight radar and saw this plane going around.  Started tracking it only to notice he went missed a second time.

Thought i'd share. 

First share btw.
Thanks,
Trevor
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Aviation Audio Clips / Daytona Beach window delivery service
« Last post by KB4TEZ on February 20, 2024, 12:21:00 PM »
AIRCRAFT SIDE WINDOW SEPARATED WHILE DEPARTING, DAYTONA BEACH, FL.

It's odd enough one of your windows falls out while departing, but to be the one that finds it while landing, what are the odds?
kudos to DAB ATC/Ops, even providing delivery service.  :)
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Aviation Audio Clips / Prop Strike Fort Myers Paige Field
« Last post by KB4TEZ on February 20, 2024, 12:01:03 PM »
AIRCRAFT INCURRED A PROP STRIKE WHILE LANDING, FORT MYERS, FL.
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https://avherald.com/h?article=5152690d&opt=0

An American Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration N119US performing flight AA-1625 from Portland,OR to Phoenix,AZ (USA) with 156 people on board, was climbing out of Portland's runway 10R when the crew stopped the climb at 5000 feet reporting the #1 thrust reverser was indicated unlocked, they had shut the engine (CFM56) down. The aircraft returned to Portland for a safe landing on runway 10R about 30 minutes after departure, vacated the runway and stopped for a check of engine and brakes before continuing to the apron.

The flight was cancelled.

The aircraft is still on the ground in Portland 3 days later.
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Aviation Audio Clips / Small plane lost power in crash north of Paine Field
« Last post by KB4TEZ on February 19, 2024, 06:23:16 AM »
https://www.heraldnet.com/news/small-plane-reportedly-crashes-north-of-paine-field-airport/

Walked away without a scratch, amen !(pics in the link from the Story.)

The pilot reportedly called 911, stuck in a tree, on Friday. The sole occupant survived “without a scratch,” the president of Puget Sound Flyers said.

EVERETT — A small plane belonging to local flight club Puget Sound Flyers crashed in the woods north of Paine Field on Friday evening.

The pilot survived “without a scratch,” club president Richard Newman said Saturday. The cause of the crash appeared to be a mechanical issue that caused the plane to lose power, Newman said.

Around 5:30 p.m., multiple fire departments responded to a report that the plane, a Cessna 150, crashed about a half-mile north of the airport in the wooded Japanese Gulch area, near Mukilteo, said Paine Field spokesperson Kristin Banfield.

The pilot reportedly called 911, still stuck in a tree, according to emergency radio traffic.

According to FlightAware data, the plane left Paine Field at 3:57 p.m. on Friday. Before the crash, the plane made a 135-mile trip, making a rapid descent around 4:40 p.m. at William R. Fairchild International Airport in Port Angeles, then looping back across Puget Sound. The plane began another descent above Whidbey Island, but did not make it very far past downtown Mukilteo, en route to Paine Field.

FAA data shows the fixed-wing single-engine plane was based in Everett, with its first airworthiness certificate issued in 1975. The certificate was renewed in 2021, with an expiration date in 2028. The plane used a Continental 0-200 Series engine.

The aircraft was caught “deep in the thickets,” so recovery will be challenging, Newman said.
The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration were advised about the crash, according to Paine Field. Once the NTSB completes its investigation, authorities will work with the plane’s owner to recover the Cessna, the fire department reported.

Puget Sound Flyers launched in 2013 as a nonprofit “offering recreational flyers the chance to have fun, keep flying and get the best value in flying in the Northwest,” according to the club’s website. The group has “helped many people earn their wings to fly and has grown to a fleet of 4 aircraft for flight club members to enjoy the Pacific Northwest from above.”

Newman said the NTSB was on site Friday night and Saturday morning and was “already wrapping up their investigation.”

“It was really no more than a fender bender,” he said.
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yes they jumped just before the crash. I listen to the voice recordings and my conculusion is, that there are other pax how can be heard screaming "mayday"
Its a Hypothesis that a parachute was opened in the plane and the parachute got tangeld in the tailwing.
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About the background noise, it is also possible the skydivers already jumped. So maybe only the pilot was saying multiple times "mayday" & screaming.

RIP :cry:
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https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/351775

Listen to the Pilot: in his voice you can hear the fear of death...

He yells 4x Mayday and you also can hear as he says something is wrong
Background noise: Scared skydivers 11 survived

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Feed Outage/Status Reports / Re: LGIR moving to a different apartment
« Last post by EliannaAtkins on February 16, 2024, 01:49:25 PM »
Moving can be quite an adventure, especially when it affects things like audio feeds. When I relocated to a new place last year, I had to adjust to all sorts of changes. It can take some time to settle in and figure out the new setup. Speaking of moving, if you ever need to transport your car to or from Florida, www.a1autotransport.com/florida-fl-car-shipping/ has some great options to check out.
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