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The weekly audio podcast that explores and expands your passion for aviation.

The weekly audio podcast that explores and expands your passion for aviation.

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Hartford, CT

Description:

The weekly audio podcast that explores and expands your passion for aviation.

Language:

English


Episodes

596 In Flight USA Magazine

3/25/2020
In Flight USA Magazine is targeted to general and business aviation and aviation enthusiasts. In the news, aviation events postponed or canceled, aviation museums closed, the military Gray/Grey Wolf programs and jet trainers, an online aviation course for youngsters, commercial pilots without a job, where airliners are parked. The post 596 In Flight USA Magazine appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:25:27

595 Airport Watch

3/18/2020
Airport Watch is a group of airplane enthusiasts that have built a valuable relationship with their airport, law enforcement, and the community. In the news, the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak continues to impact aviation, Southwest B737 experiences a fuselage rupture, and a man shoots at a police helicopter. The post 595 Airport Watch appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:18:46

594 Coronavirus Impact on Airlines

3/11/2020
The Coronavirus is impacting the airlines, the entire travel industry, and global economies in general. Airlines are reducing capacity and taking other measures in response. The post 594 Coronavirus Impact on Airlines appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:04:50

593 Women in the Aviation Industry

3/3/2020
Is gender still holding women back in the aviation industry? Also, pilots might need sim training for the 737 MAX, Coronavirus concerns hit air travel hard and impact profitability, regional carriers continue to struggle, a pilot is arrested and jailed in Turkey, a good story about American Airlines. The post 593 Women in the Aviation Industry appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:27:31

592 FOD in the Fuel Tanks

2/26/2020
An interview with the president of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen. Also, more woes for Boeing, Coronavirus continues to disrupt commercial aviation, a solar-electric UAV, new Bell tail-rotor design, Collier Trophy nominees. The post 592 FOD in the Fuel Tanks appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:08

591 Aviation News

2/18/2020
Airbus buys out Bombardier, Gulfstream G700 maiden flight, Airbus blended wing body, Boeing 747-8, Delta to become carbon neutral, Canadian aviation museum, ADS-B transponders, U.S. might block LEAP-1C to China, Cirrus emergency AD, sonic booms. The post 591 Aviation News appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:35:48

590 Richard Aboulafia

2/12/2020
David Neeleman’s new airline, Breeze Aviation; Boeing’s board of directors, the 737 MAX and the NMA and the FSA; United’s purchase of a flight school; NASA's experimental X-59 supersonic jet and the prospects for supersonic transport, and a Southwest Airlines Teddy bear. The post 590 Richard Aboulafia appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:28:07

589 Coronavirus Impacts Aviation

2/5/2020
Coronavirus and air travelers, airlines, aviation-related activities. A program for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Delaware gets airline service, Collings Foundation ground tours, Muilenburg’s departure package, NMA, Kobe Bryant crash. The post 589 Coronavirus Impacts Aviation appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:04:50

588 Aircraft Insurance

1/29/2020
Aircraft insurance premiums on the rise, DOT NPRM for service animals, pet transportation, Boeing 777X first flight, vision-based flight control for GA, fuel dumping, positive airline stories from listeners. The post 588 Aircraft Insurance appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:25:19

587 Lightspeed Aviation

1/22/2020
New video series from Lightspeed Aviation inspired by the people, business, and adventure of aviation. New aircraft carrier named for WWII hero, US Navy disrupts GPS, autonomous A350 take-off, Garmin electronic steam instruments, Delta 777 fuel dump. The post 587 Lightspeed Aviation appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:22:03

586 Flight Shaming

1/15/2020
Flight shaming with the creative director of SimpliFlying. Also, Airbus production rates and employment growth, China’s COMAC C919 airliner struggle, Bell V-280 Valor tiltrotor first autonomous flight, how a fugitive navigated through the aircraft charter business to make good his escape. The post 586 Flight Shaming appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:05:37

585 Wings Over New Zealand, Australia, and Britain

1/8/2020
Preservation of World War II aviation history with Dave Homewood. In the news, we look at labor contract negotiations at US airlines, the latest on the 737 MAX crisis, the safest airlines to fly in 2020, the Punctuality League 2020 results, a great story from United Airlines, and why the A-10 Warthog can’t be stopped. The post 585 Wings Over New Zealand, Australia, and Britain appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:29:43

584 Bits & Pieces XXVI

1/1/2020
Our Main(e) Man Micah looks back at his aviation activities from 2019. The post 584 Bits & Pieces XXVI appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:00:23:43

583 Flight Planning with SkyVector

12/18/2019
We talk about flight planning with the founder and CEO of SkyVector. Also, light attack airplanes, the Aircraft Noise Reduction Act, Boeing’s 737 MAX production pause, Alaska Airlines holiday sweater promotion, an Australia News Desk. The post 583 Flight Planning with SkyVector appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:38:11

582 Airline Safety

12/11/2019
Airline safety in the context of the EU Air Safety List and a lax safety culture at Horizon Air. Also, free admission at EAA Airventure Oshkosh for youth 18 and under, layoffs coming to Textron, space-based ADS-B, and a helicopter load stability system. The post 582 Airline Safety appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:01:19

581 AERObridge and Disaster Response

12/4/2019
AERObridge coordinates GA aircraft for disaster response. Also airliner formation flying, IndiGo engine failures, Boeing X-Wing drones, volcanic eruption, jetblast injury, bill to spur transportation careers, slipping a president out of the country. The post 581 AERObridge and Disaster Response appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:25:07

580 Dubai Airshow 2019

11/27/2019
The 2019 Dubai Airshow, Boeing 737 MAX 10, splitting up families on the plane, NTSB on fatal Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 accident, a commercial aerial tanker company, structural batteries to aircraft, flying in formation down under, romance in the air. The post 580 Dubai Airshow 2019 appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:23:17

579 NBAA-BACE 2019

11/20/2019
NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE) and Bombardier Safety Standdown 2019. Strange ideas to make airlines greener, commuter planes to avoid road traffic, Southwest maintenance records, therapy animals, Hawaiian Airlines, 777X BBJ. The post 579 NBAA-BACE 2019 appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:31:25

578 Aircraft Certification

11/13/2019
The AeroTEC president and CEO explains the process for aircraft certification. Also, Boeing 737 MAX timetable, new ADS-B privacy policy, Icelandic LCC Play, gender reveal crash, the first Air Force One, Evolution Turbine, Garmin Autoland, Sukhoi Superjet. The post 578 Aircraft Certification appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:24:24

577 Garmin Autoland System

11/6/2019
The new Garmin Autoland system, Veteran’s Day tributes, Interceptor 400, Boeing CEO at congressional hearings, R/C fatal accident, flying lessons from BA, the Labour Party wants to ban private jets that use fossil fuel. The post 577 Garmin Autoland System appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:41:54