Listen to this brave pilot’s story and answer the questions that follow to practice your listening comprehension skills. The pilot, Capt. Brian Bews was able to safely eject before the CF-18 Hornet exploded on impact. He was set to perform at the Alberta International Air Show this weekend, when the crash occurred at Lethbridge County Airport. Capt. Holly Brown, a spokeswoman for 1 Canadian Air Division, said Bews is a demonstration pilot for that specific aircraft, noting his vast experience. …
Watch this video. Why would take off and landing at this airport be difficult? Write your answer below. [sws_divider_line] [youtube TkYZzOYvuhc 640 360] [sws_divider_line] Please, follow the link below to read more information about Jesenwang Airport http://airportguide.com/airport/Germany/Jesenwang-EDMJ/
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Learn the 2nd reason for miscommunication between pilots and controllers.
Here is a funny ATC communication. You will learn some plain English that you may never hear again, but it is entertaining. Listen to the communication and read the dialogue.
Listen to the ATC recording and practice and improve your comprehension by reading the text of the communication. The presentation runs automatically once started.
You will learn the vocabulary needed to talk about the only airport in the world where scheduled planes land on the beach. At high tide, the runways are under water. You will also listen to a pilot describing his experience of flying into this airport and landing on the beach. LANDING ON THE BEACH More PowerPoint presentations from Rachel Shieff
Watch the video and listen to the real ATC. What flight level did the controller instruct the pilot to climb to and what squawk code did he give?
This airport is considered to be the most dangerous in the world. Watch the video, and then using the words below, write why you think it is the most dangerous. A sample answer is below the video.