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Aer Lingus Pilot v. NYC ATC

Aer Lingus Pilot v. NYC ATC
Ryan Boyd

Last Sunday, an Aer Lingus pilot and an air traffic controller at John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) got into a spirited debate on aviation protocol.

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  1. dhammer53

    July 25, 2018 at 7:56 pm

    Ok. I give up. What was ATC referring to when he said gecki’s? I’ve listened to JFK ATC for multiple years, and have never heard the expression?

  2. Okto

    July 26, 2018 at 4:51 pm

    I think he’s talking about the other 6 planes routing through waypoint GREKI.

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