An interesting ATC incident

This page is dedicated to the JFK controllers who handled a dangerous situation involving a lost and unidentified pilot who flew across the final approach to JFK airport.

We now know that the airspace perpetrator was called Prendergast. Look at the picture below that described his erratic trajectory. Then listen to the entire RT recording without stopping. Feel free to make some temporary notes as you go along…

Show picture of the lost plane’s trajectory

Play the audio:
Your temporary notes here: (feel free to stretch the box if you need more space. )

Warning: your notes will be lost when you leave this page!

When You’ve finished listening, click here to attempt the suite of gapfill exercises. Good luck!