Airplane Geeks Podcast
By Airplane Geeks
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Podcasting Aviation Greatness Since 2008. The Airplane Geeks talk about the latest in the airline industry, general aviation, and military aviation. If it flies, we are talking about it.
||AirplaneGeeks 378 NBAA 2015 Debrief||The 2015 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, a supersonic business jet, and new turboprop engines. Also, AC-130 Ghostrider, used Boeing 777 prices, the TSA, and ATC operating systems, AusDesk and Across the Pond segments,||11/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 377 Flight Simulation on the PC||An enthusiast talks about PC flight simulation, Dubai Air Show 2015 debrief, flight training with the Cirrus Aircraft SR22 at Emirates, antitrust lawsuit blocks United’s plan to purchase slots, and bag fees increase at low cost carriers. Guest||11/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 376 Van’s Aircraft Founder and CEO Dick VanGrunsven||Van’s Aircraft kitplanes, Boeing doesn’t plan to change the Dreamliner for Emirates, NASA is looking for astronauts, the first customer-built SubSonex jet flies, the Pilatus PC-12 business jet also has its first flight, and livestock pass gas.||11/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 375 Sled Driver Brian Shul||Conversation with an SR-71 spy plane pilot, Northrop Grumman wins Long Range Strike Bomber contract, an aerostat breaks loose, Quebec steps in to shore up Bombardier, team forms to produce a “declaration on cyber security” for aviation,||11/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 374 Air Show Performer and Air Racer Vicky Benzing||- We talk with Vicky Benzing, a pilot, skydiver, aerobatic performer, and air racer. In the news, we have earnings reports for Boeing and some of the airlines, an air show parachutist lands in the crowd,||10/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 373 Airplane Repossession||Airplane repossessions, European investigations of possible anticompetitive practices in commercial aviation, United Continental Holdings new CEO in the hospital, the launch customer for the ultra-long-range Airbus A350, the final US Airways flight,||10/21/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 372 Flying the Seabee||Flying a seaplane, the “right” to airline seat space, stacked passenger seats, a KC-46A Pegasus milestone, an A330 faceplant, U.S. Customs and Border Protection drones in the National Airspace, and The Air League. Guest Edgar “E.T.||10/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 371 Kevin Michaels||We talk with Kevin Michaels about United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz and his strategy to repair the airline’s image, radical ideas for air travel, and Southwest Airlines purchase of two gates for $120 million. Also,||10/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 370 NASA Aviation Safety Reporting System||The NASA Aviation Safety Reporting System, the European Aviation Safety Agency takes issue with pilot license renewal practices in Germany, medical requirements under the Pilot’s Bill of Rights, ICAO creates a site for aircraft tracking,||9/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 369 The National Aeronautic Association||Conversation with Jonathan Gaffney, President and CEO of the National Aeronautic Association. Also, returning a Concorde to flight, Airbus sets up shop in the U.S., San Diego International Airport launches a traveler program to benefit the environment...||9/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 368 Membership Flights with Surf Air||We talk with CEO Jeff Potter about the Surf Air all-you-can-fly private membership air travel club. Also, an uncontained engine failure on a BA flight, low airline fares, management changes at United, American Airlines used the wrong plane,||9/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 367 Bits & Pieces XV||This Episode: F-117A designer Alan Brown, Duxford Flying Legends Airshow, Landing Aircraft in a Whiteout, Bird Aviation Museum and Invention Center, the C-5 Galaxy, aviation safety, and a Labor Day message. - This is a Bits & Pieces episode.||9/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 366 Getting Your Air Transport Pilot Certificate||Strategies for getting your ATP certificate, a new VTOL aircraft offers an equity stake via crowdfunding, F-35 operational testing and a close-air support match up with the A-10, Skytrax rates the world’s airlines, inflight WiFi prices going up,||9/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 365 How to Run an Airshow||Conversation with an airshow air boss, U.S. airlines in the crosshairs of consumer advocates and government agencies, ALPA’s concerns about UAVs, and the importance of an airport’s name. Guest Steve Tupper was air boss at the GM Detroit River Days Ai.||8/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 364 Aviation Stories||We look at the Logbook Podcast with aviation stories told by those who lived them, Uzbekistan Airways weighing passengers, a patent for variable seat pitch, IndiGo firms up a big A320neo order, the fatality rate in GA, a Delta flight pummeled by hail,||8/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 363 A Chat with David and Max||The F-35B goes operational, sparks in the cabin on United Airlines flight, AirVenture Oshkosh 2015 facts and figures, the spat between (and among) US and Middle East airlines, and airline fees in the spotlight. News||8/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 362 The Doctor is in… Talking About Medical Issues||Doctor (and pilot) Stephanie Plummer on inflight medical emergencies, hypoxia, 3rd class medical reform, and more. News on MH370, cosmic rays and passenger safety, an emergency Allegiant Airlines landing, and hackers hit United Airlines. Also,||8/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 361 A Solar Impulse Pilot, a Cirrus Pilot, and an Oshkosh Debrief||We interview Solar Impulse 2 pilot André Borschberg, and Rob gives us an AirVenture Oshkosh 2015 debrief. We also talk with Rick Beach, the Safety Chair of the Cirrus Owners and Pilots Association. Guest André Borschberg||7/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 360 Different Sides of Aviation||Conversation with a retired charter pilot and freight dog, UTC agrees to sell Sikorsky to Lockheed Martin, Solar Impulse 2 grounded, a SkyWest high altitude “slow speed event,” new NASA astronauts, Piper woes,||7/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 359 Jack Pelton Previews AirVenture Oshkosh 2015||We talk with Jack Pelton, Chairman of the Board of the Experimental Aircraft Association about EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2015. Guest Jack Pelton is Chairman of the Board of the Experimental Aircraft Association (the EAA). He’s the retired chairman,||7/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
Truck driver/airplane geek extrodinaire
Thanks for an awesome show, you have kept me awake and amused for many miles. Keep up the good work, and if you ever need an opinion from someone who doesnt have a clue, just let me know!
Airline Lovers Rejoyce!
This is a REAL nice podcast for aviation news- espically airline enthusiasts! Courtney and Max are awesome podcasters, they make you always come back for more every time you use iTunes.
Good Podcast If you like Airplanes
I love this podcast. It is the best thing i have ever found on I tunes. I give it a thumbs up.
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