Short Final

  • E-Mail this Article
  • View Printable Article
  • Text size:

    • A
    • A
    • A
Overheard in IFR Magazine's 'On the Air' Section
Overheard in IFR Magazine's "On the Air"

Missed the beginning of this exchange, but you'll get the point, I hope:

Airplane 345:
"We carry the University of XYZ men's basketball team."

"Ah, roger. I was just wondering about your call sign ... ."

"We don't like it any better than anyone else."

Center (laughing) :
"Do [your players] wear pink uniforms?"

"Don't go there, Center."

Center (resuming a serious tone) :


"Twinkles Three Forty Five, fly heading 230, descend and maintain 4,000."

Don Copley
via e-mail

Submit Your Story

Readers are invited to submit their original, true, and previously unpublished stories to share on this page. Contributions may be submitted here.

Short Final Archives - Click here to view the full list of Short Final stories.