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Each week in "Short Final," we select the strangest, funniest, or most unusual thing AVweb readers have heard over the radio -- either from other pilots or coming directly from the Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower. Click through to listen in on this week's winner. More

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On a recent trip to visit my inlaws, I was passing by an airport on my way when I heard this exchange ... Cessna1234: Tower, Cessna 1234 is ready for... More

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I was listening to Unicom at my local airport in Northwest Ohio when I heard the following exchange between two jets on the ramp ... Citation 1234: Taxiing... More

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Years ago, new GPS approaches were commissioned at Houma, LA (KHUM) and the FAA King Air was flight checking them ...Tower: “Report JOBUP.” ...... More

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Providence Approach: King Air 1234 contact Bradley Approach on 123.95 ... Providence Approach: King Air 1234 contact Bradley Approach on 123.95 ...... More

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Often the hardest part of flying into a big Class B airport is finding your way around on the ground. After landing at Washington Dulles, I heard this... More

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While we were preparing to shut down at a tie down spot at Henderson Airport, Las Vegas, ground control was directing a taxiing Piper ... Ground:... More