NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
13 Feb 1997
- Memphis; Memphis International Airport
- 35.0425 -89.97667
Stereo=1; Dual-Channel Mono
NPR/NGS RADIO EXPEDITIONS
Linda Finch -Memphis
NG though 3:53 ONLY ON LEFT CHANNEL:
3:54 LF -memphis ground this is Lockheed 72 Golf Tango -we need to taxi to gate B2, a NORTHWEST gate B2
4:04 CONTROL TOWER (CT) "Lockheed 72 Golf tango -is that correct?"
LF: 72 Golf Tango, that is firm. and we are at Wilson
4:12 (CT)??? 72 Golf Tango taxi via -ALPHA ¬
4:19 72 Golf Tango via ALPHA but I would -if you give me progressives taxi instructions it would be very helpful
4:29 -this is Alpha I guess ....
4:33 (CT) 72 Golf Tango turn left on alpha -it will be your next left on alpha and then left turn on taxi way charlie
4:40 72 Golf Tango -thank you
5:07 LF -we are turning left on alpha and then what? MAN: left on you Charlie you said
5:23 (CT) programmed low ground FEDEX 34 on victor ready for taxi ..... .
5:53 (CT) 72 Golf Tango make a left on charlie ...
7:13 ground open 964 we would like to push open gate 19 ...Delta 964 ...
10:03 MAN: is there a scrolls (?) control on this thing?
LF -i don't know. i don't think so ...well, maybe -what's this right there? MAN: I don't know. let's see if this helps.
10:29 MAN: is that any better or is that about the same? Linda -no that is about the same. MAN: I don't know. we are just turning lots of knobs, not doing anything. (LF -uh huh). it is fun though
10:48 LF -boy, wouldn't one of those airliners have a fit behind us ¬
MAN: yeah -really...
11:09 LF -it is a little easier to taxi as the engine gets warmer.
LF-well it is going to take a half hour to get it all warm tomorrow.
11:19 -MAN -yes ma'am we need to start up early....
12:17 LF -your breaks are much than mine .....Why? Man: I don't know