British Airways – BOAC 747 Arrival with ATC

British Airways – BOAC 747 Arrival with ATC

BA100: Hello, Speedbird 100 is with you, 8 miles ILS 27R. Heathrow Tower: Speedbird 100, Heathrow Tower, good morning… …continue approach for 27R, you’re number 2, and after landing vacate A10E. BA100: Ok, plan vacate via A10E, Speedbird 100. Heathrow Tower: Speedbird 100… it’s great to see you back as BOAC… …from all of us

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British Airways – BEA A319 Arrival with ATC

British Airways – BEA A319 Arrival with ATC

BA100: Ground, Speedbird 100Y, vacating. Heathrow Tower: Speedbird 100Y, turn right onto Bravo to hold short of link 27. BA100: Thanks, Bravo link 27, Speedbird 100Y. Heathrow Tower: Speedbird 100Y… and welcome back to Heathrow, it’s great to see your nice colours. BA100: Thank you, it’s great to be back… …we’re proud to be recognising

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How Planes Land Sideways In High Winds

How Planes Land Sideways In High Winds

Narrator: It’s not always a smooth and pleasant landing for airplanes. Intense strong winds can affect the position of how planes land on the runway, making it look like the plane is literally landing sideways. Here’s how planes land sideways in high winds. Landings like this actually have a name, crabbing. The name comes from

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EARLY BIRD

EARLY BIRD

– I can already see out of the window but the view is still poor. – I think we can already taxi to the runway though – Yea I’ll start taxiing – Take-off time: 0705am – Alright, there’s the blue line (Referring to the speed indicator) – It’s actually quite hazy outside -Yea (We were

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