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

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

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Hartford, CT

Description:

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

Language:

English


Episodes

652 Breeze Airways

5/5/2021
Breeze Airways unique flight attendant strategy, Air Force One contractor files for bankruptcy, Leap-1B engine orders drop, penalties for unruly air passengers, second Stratolaunch flight, Airbus freighters, Embraer E175-E2 delay. The post 652 Breeze Airways appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:24:28

651 Ingenuity Flies on Mars

4/28/2021
Ingenuity powered, controlled flight on Mars; green aviation initiatives from IAG, Southwest Airlines, Universal Hydrogen; F-15EX new name; NASM reopens and major GA event canceled; recap of Sun ‘n Fun; Lego story. The post 651 Ingenuity Flies on Mars appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:31:58

650 Live at Sun n Fun 2021

4/21/2021
Recorded live on the deck of Sun ‘n Fun Radio on April 14, 2021 with Lt. Col. Trevor “Boat” Boswell on NORAD interception of civil aircraft. We also announce the four winners of our Plane Tags giveaway. The post 650 Live at Sun n Fun 2021 appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:00:36

649 Detect and Avoid

4/14/2021
The CEO of Iris Automation explains detect and avoid capability for unmanned aircraft. This technology is essential to integrating beyond visual line of sight unpiloted aircraft into the National Airspace System. The post 649 Detect and Avoid appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:00:46:49

648 Bits

4/7/2021
A short episode with some positive thoughts on aviation during Covid, and an Eat at the Airport review. The post 648 Bits appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:00:16:26

647 Glass Cockpit

3/31/2021
Glass cockpit and the Garmin G3000 and G5000 book, airline recovery, JetBlue London slots, Boeing’s big 737 MAX order, National Aviation Hall of Fame volunteer, Cessna SkyCourier update, relief for Wichita aviation jobs, fun mod for Microsoft Flight Sim. The post 647 Glass Cockpit appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:44:50

646 Pilot Shop

3/24/2021
Sporty’s Pilot Shop, startup airlines launching 2021, General Aviation shipments, F-35 software upgrade. Blue Bonnet airshow, FAA notification of construction activity, Gulfstream hush kit. The post 646 Pilot Shop appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:35

645 Woman Aviator

3/17/2021
A woman aviator who became the first female FAA inspector, NTSB investigator, and a member of the “Mercury 13.” Also, AerCap/GECAS merger, Dassault Falcon 6X first flight, FAA GA award winners, Buzz Lightyear, a serial stowaway. The post 645 Woman Aviator appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:31:26

644 Aviation Art Designs

3/10/2021
MotoArt turns unused aircraft parts into high-end furniture and aviation art designs. Pratt & Whitney’s new hypersonic engine project, AFRL autonomous Skyborg aircraft and Boeing Loyal Wingman, Boeing critical of A321XLR, Qantas mystery flights, Southwest Airlines grant program. The post 644 Aviation Art Designs appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:41

643 Aeronautical Charts

3/3/2021
FAA aeronautical charts, TWA Flight 800 reconstruction decommissioning, Collier Trophy finalists, Flying Magazine Editors’ Choice Awards, Boeing fined by FAA, Boeing 737 MAX order, Delta reactivating pilots, Icelandair flight to Antarctica. The post 643 Aeronautical Charts appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:28:44

642 Aircraft Line Maintenance

2/24/2021
Aircraft line maintenance, engine failures on commercial flights, single pilot aircraft, possible all-new design for an F-16 replacement, a mid-air wedding. The post 642 Aircraft Line Maintenance appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:13:21

641 AOPA Events for 2021

2/17/2021
AOPA events planned for 2021, Bombardier ending Learjet production, United Airlines investment in eVTOL, VFR charts move to a 56-day production cycle, F-35A engine issues impact the demo team schedule, and a TSA agent saves the day for some confused passengers. The post 641 AOPA Events for 2021 appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:14:40

640 Australian Women Pilots

2/10/2021
Amazing true stories of Australian woman pilots, predicting air travel recovery, airline demand shifts, flying on the jetstream, USAF tankers, disappearing cabin crew, Alaska Airlines sweepstakes for lovers. The post 640 Australian Women Pilots appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:22:20

639 AeroEducate

2/3/2021
The new AeroEducate youth aviation initiative from the EAA, pandemic effects on airline pilots, FedEx relocating Hong Kong-based crew, 5G and satellite-based navigation, new Norwegian Air Shuttle strategy, F-18 conformal fuel tanks, first contractor-owned F-16 aggressors. The post 639 AeroEducate appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:17:30

638 Geospatial Data for Airports

1/27/2021
Geospatial data for airports, airport investment strategy and reductions in operations, international flights restricted, health bill for domestic air travel, aviation events, criminal conviction for unsafe drone operation, a B-21 update, and the outlook for New Zealand. The post 638 Geospatial Data for Airports appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:30

637 Travel Industry

1/20/2021
The impacts of COVID-19 and the 737 MAX on air travel. New CDC test requirements for air passengers, airlines and the relief package, booking the middle seat, growth of air cargo, F-35B qualifications, Australia orders Apache, aviation event postponements. The post 637 Travel Industry appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:14:40

636 Boeing Criminal Fine

1/13/2021
Boeing’s $2.5 Billion 737 MAX settlement, FAA rules for supersonic aircraft testing, O’Leary accuses government of mismanaging travel restrictions, a warning for disruptive air travelers, Sriwijaya Air flight SJ182 crash, and TSA canines. The post 636 Boeing Criminal Fine appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:00:56:32

635 Positive Aviation News

1/6/2021
A roundtable discussion of the positive aviation news stories from 2020, the year everybody would like to forget. The post 635 Positive Aviation News appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:33:38

634 The F-35 Demo Team

12/30/2020
An interview with an F-35 pilot from the United States Air Force F-35 Lightning II Demonstration Team and an audio recording of her performance. The post 634 The F-35 Demo Team appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:00:28:32

633 Aviation Safety

12/23/2020
Congressional report critical of aviation safety and the FAA, Air Force flies an AI co-pilot, precision airdrops as a service, Antonov AN-124 cargo, Chinese SODramjet, world's first female aeronautical engineer, airline emissions statistics, flying through smoke. The post 633 Aviation Safety appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:08:34