Understanding Air France 447 with Captain Bill Palmer

Captain Bill Palmer, an A330 pilot and check airman joined me to discuss the loss Air France 447 in June 2009. Bill goes deep into the A330’s flight control and automation systems as well as pilot training. He covers what caused the airplane to stall, and the inability …

Northeast Airlines Yellowbirds

Northeast Yellowbirds were a common site in the New England skies in the late 1960s. The airline was headquartered in Boston with a base at Miami International and a significant presence in New York.

Northeast’s main routes at that time were between Boston, New York, Washington and Philadelphia …

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