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“Pods” under the wing? What are they?

Sponsor: https://brilliant.org/mentourpilot/ Have you ever looked out on the Boeing 737 wing and wondered what those white, large "pods", were? In todays video I will be giving you all the information you need about this subject. I will also be talking more about the trailing edge Flap system, how we pilots deal with Flap problems problems and much, much more. To download my FREE app,...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 2 hours ago in Videos

Southwest Flight 1380 – Mentour Special

On tuesday 17/04/2018 the Southwest flight 1380 suffered what appears to be a unconfined Engine Failure of its nr 1 engine. The failure threw debris towards the passenger cabin and penetrated a passenger window, severely hurting the passenger inside. This breach of the cabin caused a rapid depressurisation and an emergency descend followed by a diversion to Philadelphia where the aircraft landed safely. One passenger...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 2 days ago in Videos

Aircraft YOKE (Steering wheel), how does it work?

If you have ever seen the "steering wheel", the YOKE, of a Boeing 737NG aircraft, you will have noticed that it has a lot of little buttons and numbers on it. This episode will cover what all those little buttons do and how to use them in the right way. I will cover the numerical memory device, the checklist and plate holder, the autopilot disconnect...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 1 week ago in Videos

Unboxing the YouTube Silver Button with YOU!

I want to dedicate this video to all of YOU out there! All of you, who have been following, watching, commenting and supporting the channel during the last 3 years! TOGETHER we will build this to the biggest and must positive aviation forum in the world, TOGETHER we will continue to grow! A special thank you to all of my Patreons who have tirelessly been...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 1 week ago in Videos

💥Mentour Pilot answers LIVE💥

Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/mentourpilot SUPERCHAT = Guaranteed answer (If it doesn't work, or if missed, send me message on FB) Mentour Aviation APP questions = As many as I can answer Questions from the YouTube chat = With time, after the other two. Lets be positive, constructive and lets talk aviation! Link to Patreon and my app's below: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/mentourpilot My app 👉 IOS: https://appstore.com/mentouraviation My app👉...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 2 weeks ago in Videos

Boeing Facts – Black lines on the wings

Sponsor: https://brilliant.org/mentourpilot/ On the wings of the Boeing 737NG's there are some curious black lines painted. They form boxes with some irregular shapes towards the back of the wings. What are the purpose of those lines and can you really de-ice a Boeing 737 wing using Flower-spray cans? These are some of the questions I will be coveing and explaining in todays video. There are...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 2 weeks ago in Videos

💥Mentour Pilot answers LIVE💥

SUPERCHAT = Guaranteed answer (If it doesn't work, or if missed, send me message on FB) Mentour Aviation APP questions = As many as I can answer Questions from the YouTube chat = With time, after the other two. Lets be positive, constructive and lets talk aviation! Link to Patreon and my app's below: Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/mentourpilot My app 👉 IOS: https://appstore.com/mentouraviation My app👉 Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.teamta.mentouraviation

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 3 weeks ago in Videos

Can pilots TRAVEL for FREE?

Can pilots and cabin-crew travel the world for free? Are there any secret perks that we can get or tips we have to get the best seats in the aircraft? In this video, directly from Koh Poda in Thailand, I will give you a short insight into the world of duty-travel, staff tickets and ID travel. Strap into your seatbelts, lets go to Thailand! To...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 3 weeks ago in Videos

Pilots miss-behaving on Social media – Response

This is a special video, made in response to the latest Media outrage in the UK regarding pilots, posting "funny" pictures on social media, during flight. In this video I will give you my view on this matter. I will tell you what you need to think about, as an airline professional, before posting pictures of you or your colleagues on ANY forum. If you...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 4 weeks ago in Videos

Boeing 737 EYEBROW windows? What is the purpose of them?

Sponsor: https://brilliant.org/mentourpilot/ Have you ever looked at the cockpit of a Boeing 737, 707 or 727 and wondered why there are a couple of "spare" windows above the regular cockpit windows? In this video I will tell you all about why those windows were fitted in the first place and why they seem to be disappearing from newer variants of the Boeing family. I hope...

Submitted by Mentour Pilot 4 weeks ago in Videos