Archive for December, 2018

Tower Operations • USAF Air Traffic Control (ATC)

U.S. Air Force Air Traffic Controllers on the job in the Tower at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA on April 19, 2017.

Film Credits: SrA Megan Reed

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Posted by rr1455 - December 23, 2018 at 10:14 am

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Traffic Patterns at Airports with a Control Tower

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Posted by rr1455 - December 21, 2018 at 1:49 pm

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How a control tower works (FREEview 107)

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Episode features the following segments: Air Traffic Control Tower, Walkaround checks, Quesnel air show, Pilot profile: John Lovelace.

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Posted by rr1455 - December 20, 2018 at 11:31 am

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Tales from the air traffic control tower

How do you manage the constant flow of flights at the world's busiest airport? The key is communication. And coffee.

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Posted by rr1455 - December 18, 2018 at 4:33 pm

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World’s Busiest Control Tower conversations

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Oshkosh's Wittman Regional Airport, Wisconsin, USA.
This was recorded in 2003 for the Airventure aviation celebration, where every year the ATC tower becomes the busiest control tower in the world for a couple of days.

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Posted by rr1455 -  at 11:35 am

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Some Funny Air Traffic Control Conversations

A mix of funny air traffic control conversations recorded over the years on Liveatc.net.
All recordings are of flights landing or departing JFK airport in New York:
1. A Japan Airlines cargo plane arriving from Chicago late at night.
2. An air traffic controller clears his daughter and granddaughter to land.
3. A British Airways flight tries to cut ahead in line for takeoff.
4. A Chautauqua crew is surprised by the lack of traffic at JFK on Saturday morning.
5. A Mesaba flight is delayed by a passenger in need of a toilet break during taxi.

All conversations recorded on Liveatc.net and edited/subtitled by myself.

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Posted by rr1455 - December 17, 2018 at 2:22 am

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