In this video, we’ll be departing from Tampa Executive Airport, KVDF, located in Class G, uncontrolled airspace. However, communications were not as simple as self-announcing over the CTAF/UNICOM. Listen as we talk to the temporary tower that was in place following a busy event. Then, we transition through the busy Tampa Int’l airspace. What’s the magic words we need to hear when entering Class b airspace? Ride alone to see how it’s done on a beautiful sunset flight.

00:00 Intro
00:30 Atis and Briefing
03:20 Calling for Taxi
05:00 Runup and Checklists
07:30 Calling for Departure
08:10 Takeoff
09:35 Contacting Departure

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