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 338 The Most Important Mainstreet in any Town||The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority, air service to Cuba, Gulf carriers and U.S. airlines trade barbs, Emirates and the Boeing 787-8, the pilot shortage, and drone regulations. Guest Trevis Gardner is an Accredited Airport Executive (AAE) an...||2/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 337 Sky Jinks in the Jet Age||A replacement for the T-38 jet trainer, FAA releases proposed regulations for small UAS, the world’s largest airport terminal is planned for China, changes to airline rewards programs, great aviation stories,||2/18/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 336 Airplane Pre-Buy||The airplane pre-buy process, an update on some recent aviation accidents, the safest seats on an airplane, ICAO proposes an aircraft tracking standard, FAA Amends ADS-B Rule for General Aviation, building the Boeing 777x wing,||2/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 335 Flying in Luxury||Converting airliners to private/corporate jets, a ballistic recovery parachute deployment, American Airlines pilots approve their contract, the Bombardier Learjet 85 is on hold, and the B747-8 is chosen for Air Force One. Guest||2/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 334 The NACA Centennial||A symposium celebrating the formation of NACA 100 years ago, an AirAsia Flight 8501 update, slimline seats and passenger comfort, how to deboard quickly, and a Mars rover equipped with a drone. Guest Dr. Bill Barry is NASA’s sixth Chief Historian.||1/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 333 The Airport Experience, From Roadway to Runway||Managing airport customer service, new TSA security measures, guns on a plane, FAA NPRM rules, the NTSB 10 most wanted, new airline routes, and the inaugural Airplane Geeks Inflight Movie of the Month. Guest Dennis Hazell is Manager,||1/21/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 332 Inflight Entertainment with Spafax||Creating content for airlines, a Chinese naval fighter emerges, strong airline passenger demand, record Boeing and Airbus deliveries, United flight attendants file OSHA complaint, the world’s safest airlines, and on-time performance at airports. Guest||1/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 331 The Good, The Bad, and The TSA||How the TSA treats a man marked as a terrorist, an inside job smuggling guns on an airline, airport security concerns, a former Korean Air executive arrested, United and Orbitz sue over the “hidden city” ticketing strategy, and an AirAsia QZ8501 updat||1/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 330 The Rogue Aviator||Memoirs of a pilot, AirAsia Flight QZ8501, flying drones safely, falling oil prices and the cost of airline tickets, the Gulfstream G650ER, a look back at 2014 and a look ahead to 2015. Guest Ace Abbott was an F-4 Phantom pilot in the USAF,||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 329 Air Taxi||An air taxi operation, cabin branding at Delta, Phenom 100 crash initial findings, IATA recommendations for airline tracking, Airbus A380 orders, and A350 first delivery in the news. Guest William Herp is CEO and Co-Founder of Linear Air.||12/17/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 328 ExpressJet Airlines Flight Operations||A regional airline’s flight operations center, NTSB report on 787 battery fire, a cracked Dreamliner window, outgoing TSA security chief John Pistole, why cheap fuel might not be a good thing, and airports that court avgeeks. Guest||12/10/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 327 Dogs and Drones||Dogs and other animals that fly, an update on unmanned aerial vehicles, charitable aviation organizations that provide transportation to those in need, the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation Wirraway, and flying GA in the US and Europe. Guest||12/3/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 326 Aviation Job Boards||Finding employment through aviation job boards, a new airline seating idea, KLM caters to avgeeks, bribing your way to airline upgrades, and challenges to flying on the airlines. Guest Tim Kirkwood has been a flight attendant for 38 years.||11/26/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 325 Conversation with an NTSB Board Member||NTSB Board Member Robert Sumwalt, a penalty against Asiana Airlines, A350-900 type certification, the Fisher P-75 Eagle, Jabiru engines, UAV sense and avoid, Etihad growth into Europe, and aircraft at the G20 summit. - Guest Robert Sumwalt,||11/19/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 324 The California Science Center||Malaysia Airlines woes, F-35C conducting at-sea testing, what to do about thin airline seats, American flight attendants reject contract proposal, and Southwest Airlines Captain grabs the controls. - Guest Our guest this episode is Dr.||11/12/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 323 A Solar-Electric Airplane||The Sun Flyer solar-electric General Aviation airplane, the FAA and GA accidents, the SpaceShipTwo accident, the Ford bomber plant, and the last MD-11 passenger flight. - Guest George Bye is CEO of Bye Aerospace and also Chairman of AEAC,||11/5/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 322 Flying a KC-135 When the Ground is all Sparkly||Aerial refueling, airline profits boosted by lower fuel prices, the future of the U.S. Air Force, bad behavior at the airport, and the NBAA Convention. - Guest Guest Matt Fritz is a KC-135 Instructor and Commander with over 2000 hours,||10/29/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 321 Benet is the Aviation Queen||The first Mitsubishi MRJ, screening for Ebola at the airport, the aging military aircraft fleet, mobile phones on the plane, FAA drone enforcement for licensed pilots, and Airways News. Guest We talk with Benét Wilson,||10/22/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 320 The Passenger Experience||The passenger experience: social media, in-flight connectivity, wearable technology, seat pitch. - Guest Aviation journalist Mary Kirby is founder and editor of the Runway Girl Network, a B2B2C source for intelligence about the passenger experience.||10/15/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||AirplaneGeeks 319 Aircraft Salvage||Aircraft salvage, the Chicago ATC Center fire, airline cyber threats, effects of aviation product liability, and a new Sikorsky fast attack helicopter. - Guest Rachel Payne talks about how aircraft salvage company FAST Aviation locates airplanes,||10/8/2014||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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