Author Archive for Frank Zwecker

Born 1968 in Lindau, Germany. Producer and author of Take-off TV.

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Welcome to Take-off TV

02/12/20170 Comments

Films from the world of aviation. Documentaries and flights in the cockpit.

Watch pilots at work, learn more about interesting aircraft and witness exciting flights to fascinating destinations.

Films with English voice over or subtitles are available at the YouTube channel.

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The flight in the cockpit films are available on Blu-ray (3D) and as Video on Demand (VoD). All of them include audio-commentaries from the flight captains. “Flight in the cockpit” means that you witness take-offs and landings in the cockpit. The films are made for a generally aviation-interested audience – you do not need special previous knowledge in order to enjoy them. But by choosing video and audio tracks you can enter more deeply into the details.

Have fun browsing on the Take-off TV website!

Flight to Madeira Funchal in the cockpit of a Condor Airbus A321

17/05/20170 Comments



YouTube video length 10:12 minutes.

Funchal Airport is one of the most interesting airports in civil aviation. Gusty winds from the mountains, no instrument landing system, final approach turn in low altitude – all this poses a challenge for pilots. Condor allowed us to accompany the pilots of an Airbus A321 with several cameras.

Current production.

Airbus A320 neo – Test Flights

13/06/20160 Comments

YouTube video length 2:00 minutes – English subtitles available.

Airbus A320 neo test flights with the CFM International LEAP engine.

Original video by Airbus. Subtitles by Take-off TV.

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