The Fearless Flyer

S1 E27 Flight planning, ETOPS & straight lines

April 01, 2022 Your Hosts Grant & James Season 1 Episode 27
S1 E27 Flight planning, ETOPS & straight lines
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The Fearless Flyer
S1 E27 Flight planning, ETOPS & straight lines
Apr 01, 2022 Season 1 Episode 27
Your Hosts Grant & James

In this episode James and Grant discuss the factors in planning a flight route, the term ETOPS and how it relates to twin engine aircraft, we talk about why the shortest distance between your departure and destination airports is depicted as a curve on those back seat screen maps instead of a straight line. We then talked about some of the top 10 airports in the world.
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Show Notes

In this episode James and Grant discuss the factors in planning a flight route, the term ETOPS and how it relates to twin engine aircraft, we talk about why the shortest distance between your departure and destination airports is depicted as a curve on those back seat screen maps instead of a straight line. We then talked about some of the top 10 airports in the world.
You can contact us on email or social media at:
Email: contactus@thefearlessflyer.net
Twitter: @FearlessFlyPod
Facebook: The Fearless Flyer
Instagram: FearlessFlyPod