PSP 76 ; To turn or not to turn

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In this episode we are discussing the question of whether to turn back to the runway following an engine failure in a single engine aircraft shortly after takeoff off.

This discussion is based upon a recent article in Flyer magazine by David Joyce. You can find the article here

We kick the discussion off with a feedback from Steven Hitchin who suffered and engine failure shortly after take off. You can read about his incident here.

In other feedback :

Nigel has a comment on our Lost over the Pacific vid-cast.

Jez has a question about re-routing during flight.

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Thanks for listening.

Fly safe.

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