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

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

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800 Tail Strike

5/22/2024
Airplane tail strike, miracle flights, 737 MAX Deferred Prosecution Agreement, the FAA Reauthorization Act, airport name changes, and fatal helicopter crash in Iran. Also, a report on the Valdez Fly-In and Airshow, and a scenic flight around Denali Mountain. Aviation News NTSB Releases Final Report Of United Airlines Boeing 737 Tail Strike In Houston The […] The post 800 Tail Strike appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:04:10

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799 Doomsday Planes

5/15/2024
Korean Air 747s will become the new doomsday planes, the new ATC rest rules have been delayed by the FAA, Breeze flight attendants voted to join the union, a United jumpseat pilot has upset some Southwest pilots, the GA flyover in DC was a success, Boeing employees were found to have falsified 787 Dreamliner inspection […] The post 799 Doomsday Planes appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:24:50

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798 Satellite Communications

5/8/2024
Satellite communications for aviation with the Executive Director of Aviation at Iridium Communications Inc. In the news, Dick Rutan passes, a DOT Office of Inspector General report looks at NextGen, an unruly passenger pays the price, a second Boeing whistleblower dies, the delclining value of frequent flyer programs, and squawking the 7700 emergency distress code. The post 798 Satellite Communications appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:33

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797 Pilot Training

5/1/2024
Pilot training with guest Jason Miller from The Finer Points. In the news, more pilot downsizing, new DOT rules for canceled and significantly delayed flights, the FAA reauthorization bill, a general aviation flyover of the nation’s capital, and airport vs. tornado. The post 797 Pilot Training appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:14:08

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796 Air Traffic Controller Fatigue

4/24/2024
FAA addresses controller fatigue, runway incursion, American safety issues, Boom SFA to exceed Mach 1, states can enforce airline consumer laws, bill to ban CLEAR. The post 796 Air Traffic Controller Fatigue appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:14:08

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795 Airline Industry Insights

4/17/2024
Airline industry insights, Korean and JAL orders, Frontier pilot training, frequent flyer rewards, airport name change, Boeing 797. The post 795 Airline Industry Insights appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:37:06

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794 SouthWings Environmental Flights

4/10/2024
SouthWings volunteer pilot organization, best-selling piston aircraft, student pilot stats, LearJet world flight, Las Vegas airport, skipping TSA, flight deck features, Spirit order deferral. The post 794 SouthWings Environmental Flights appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:20:04

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793 Hypersonic Flight

4/3/2024
Stratolaunch Talon A2 hypersonic vehicle, COMAC C929, pilfering on Air Force One, Gulfstream G700, Spirit Airlines' credit boost, pilot therapy sessions, United pilot capacity, Frontier Airlines' prank. The post 793 Hypersonic Flight appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:20:04

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792 Boom Supersonic XB-1 Demonstrator

3/27/2024
Boom XB-1 demonstrator, Boeing leadership changes, FBI and Alaska Flight 1282, Boeing quality, FAA United oversight, PW1100G engine issue, A-10 demonstration team. The post 792 Boom Supersonic XB-1 Demonstrator appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:06:15

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791 U.S. Space Force

3/20/2024
U.S. Space Force, business aviation tax proposals, probable cause for the LATAM 787 dive, FAA production audit at Boeing, NTSB hearing on 737, JetBlue gets unfavorable response after a flight. The post 791 U.S. Space Force appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:20:04

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790 Airline Ticket Price

3/13/2024
Airline ticket price components, Machinist’s Union and Boeing contract, NTSB is unhappy with cooperation from Boeing, a large American Airlines order, Indonesian pilots fall asleep, Alaskan law enforcement use of aircraft, LATAM flight experiences a “technical event” with injuries. The post 790 Airline Ticket Price appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:20:04

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789 Scaled Composites

3/6/2024
Scaled Composites president and the VP of flight operations, FAA tells Boeing to make a plan, Boeing looks at SpiritAerosystems, Skyryse fly-by-wire helicopter, V-22 Osprey returning to flight, airlines scale back pilot hiring, JetBlue - Spirit merger off. The post 789 Scaled Composites appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:21:52

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788 Corporate Flight Attendant

2/28/2024
Corporate flight attendant egress training, Bombardier Challenger crash, Boeing executive shuffling, Spirit AeroSystems whistleblowers, 737 Max Service Difficulty Reports, air traffic training, Boeing safety recommendations. The post 788 Corporate Flight Attendant appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:37:40

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787 California Science Center Space Shuttle Endeavour

2/21/2024
Space Shuttle Endeavour at California Science Center, T-7A Red Hawk program delay, El Al communication takeover, infrastructure grants for US airports, Delta trading cards, Boeing immunity deal. The post 787 California Science Center Space Shuttle Endeavour appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:06:47

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786 Flying Tigers

2/7/2024
The Flying Tigers 69th DRS Association, GPS jamming and spoofing, 737 MAX 9 lawsuits, Boeing quality, SAF options, pilot retirement age, AV-8B Harrier. The post 786 Flying Tigers appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:31:47

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785 The Boeing Company

1/31/2024
Boeing and Spirit AeroSystems, lap babies, proposed JetBlue and Spirit Airlines merger, airline route growth, Ingenuity Mars Helicopter, B-21 Raider, more favorite aviation movies. The post 785 The Boeing Company appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:21

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784 Inflight Connectivity

1/24/2024
Inflight connectivity, B737 MAX 9 inspections, unleaded avgas, an Air Force officer crowned Miss America, more favorite aviation movies. The post 784 Inflight Connectivity appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:21

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783 Favorite Aviation Movies

1/17/2024
Listener’s favorite aviation movies, MAX 9 cabin door plug, British Airways pilot kidnapped and robbed, Spirit sale/leaseback, Netjets mandatory retirement age, Cirrus new generation SR-22. The post 783 Favorite Aviation Movies appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:42:42

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782 NASA X-59 Test Pilots

1/14/2024
Two X-59 test pilots discuss the NASA Quesst mission, the design and technology of the X-59 aircraft, the role of test pilots, and the challenges of flying supersonic. The post 782 NASA X-59 Test Pilots appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:21

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781 Astronaut

1/10/2024
The experiences of a NASA astronaut, 737 Max 9 grounded, A350 collides with Dash-8, air rage, Smart Gating, 300 hybrid-electric aircraft buy. The post 781 Astronaut appeared first on Airplane Geeks Podcast.

Duration:01:26:21