Category Archives: Podcast

#15 Radio Calls Redux

This episode falls under the category of Radio Operations. Follow me along my radio calls during a long navigation that takes me through all manner of airspace, including: [..]

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#14 Abnormal Operations

This episode falls under the category of emergencies and covers: Fire Engine Starting Taxiing Take off/Landing Birdstrike System/Electrical Failures Line up, Geoff. Download episode

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#13 Airworthiness and Loading

This episode falls under the category of general knowledge and covers: Competition Winner! Trading an Adventure Certificate of Airworthiness Maintenance Release Minimum/Mandatory Equipment List Loading Tailwinds, Geoff. Download [..]

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#12 Student Milestones

This episode features SPT podcast news and goes over some of the more common training milestones. It covers: Listener Milestones SPT Guessing competition (Your chance to win a [..]

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#10 Holiday Update

A podcast update A quick message about the podcast and my holiday. Best wishes, Geoff. Download episode

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#9 Fundamentals of Navigation

This episode falls under the the category of navigation and covers: Basic principles Great circles True direction Magnetic variation Relative Bearings Longitude/Latitude The nautical mile The triangle of [..]

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#8 Radio Procedures

This episode falls under the the category of general knowledge and covers radio procedures. We go over: More radio phraseology Clarity of transmissions Expressing time Class G transmission [..]

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#7 Aerodromes, ALA’s and Take-off/Landing Performance

This episode falls under the the category of operation and performance and covers ALA’s and take-off/landing performance. We go over: Basic regulations of licensed aerodromes ALA definitions Splay/Obstacle [..]

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#6 Balanced flight, trim, stability and control

This episode falls under the the category of general knowledge and covers balanced flight, trim, stability and control. We go over: What is balance? stability? control? Centre of [..]

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#5 Basic instruments/equipment, acronyms and radio emergency procedures

This episode falls under the the category of general knowledge and covers basic instruments/equipment and radio emergency procedures. We go over: Who has control? Flight training up to [..]

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