Carlos, Nev & Matt bring you a weekly Podcast that will focus on the Aviation news relating to us long suffering passengers.
Episode 387 - The One Matt NEARLY lost
1:58:34Join Carlos, Nev and Matt for this week's episode. In this week's show some spirit airline passengers smell burning, Matt takes a look at contactless food, and Nev has some exciting news about BA's Big Busses . In the military in the USAF's new replacement for the EC-130 COMPASS CALL makes its inaugural flight (it's a Gulfstream); Boeing's T-7 Jayhawk continues production; Sikorsky UH-60 BLACKHAWKs could be produced in the UK; and finally we see some amazing images and videos from Bones at Fairford and Globemasters Down Under. Captain Nick continues his chat with Mike Wildeman about his incredible flying career.
Episode 386 - A Mixed Bag
2:12:56Join Carlos, Matt Nev and Armando for this week's programme. In this week's show we look at the worlds greatest low cost carriers, one airline makes their A320s idle and Ryanair pop a cork In the military a Boeing 757 will be the testbed for the new Tempest fighter; the Luftwaffe unveils its new A312neo transport; a Us Navy training jet crashes near Dallas Texas and a B-2 Bomber runs off the runway in Missouri. It's the final part of Nik Codling's interview with Elliot Seguin where we ask him 'that' question, Nev concludes his chat with Johnny at Pytch Air. Nev also shares with us the first part of a 3-part special interview with Captain Nick as he catches up with Mike Wildeman - Wow, what a story! You definitely don't want to miss this series! Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email firstname.lastname@example.org or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : British Airways 777 pilots wanted in Doha https://onemileatatime.com/news/british-airways-pilots-qatar-airways/ https://www.aerotime.aero/29046-ba-pilots-to-fly-qatar-airways-boeing-777s Commercial airliner modified to be flying lab for 6th-gen Tempest fighter https://newatlas.com/military/commercial-airliner-modified-flying-lab-6th-generation-tempest-fighter/ World's best budget airlines in 2021 ranked https://www.mirror.co.uk/travel/cheap-flights/worlds-best-budget-airlines-2021-25096575 https://www.worldairlineawards.com/worlds-best-low-cost-airlines-2021/ Luftwaffe’s first A321neo unveiled https://www.airway1.com/luftwaffes-first-a321neo-unveiled/ Man convicted of causing public nuisance after gluing himself to British Airways plane https://simpleflying.com/man-who-glued-himself-to-british-airways-embraer-jet-jailed/ https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-58678274 https://news.sky.com/story/james-brown-former-paralympian-convicted-of-causing-public-nuisance-after-gluing-himself-to-british-airways-plane-12366560 https://www.mylondon.news/news/south-london-news/extinction-rebellion-vow-hold-vigil-21691824 https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/extinction-rebellion-protester-grounds-flight-at-london-city-airport-a4258331.html Military Jet Crashes in Lake Worth Neighborhood, 2 Pilots Injured: Officials https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/local/military-plane-crashes-in-lake-worth-neighborhood-injuries-reported-officials/2746125/ Video from https://www.wafb.com/2021/09/19/military-aircraft-crashes-lake-worth-texas-authorities-say/ Ryanair Returns To Cork: Irish Base To Reopen In December https://simpleflying.com/ryanair-reopens-cork-base/ https://www.corkairport.com/docs/default-source/default-document-library/cork-airport-recovery-scheme-2021-t-amp-c.pdf B-2 bomber crashes in Missouri after in-flight malfunction; none injured https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2021/09/17/b-2-bomber-crashes-in-missouri-after-in-flight-malfunction-none-injured/ CRJ200 carried out closed-tower take-off despite warning of opposite inbound flight https://www.flightglobal.com/safety/crj200-carried-out-closed-tower-take-off-despite-warning-of-opposite-inbound-flight/145563.article https://avherald.com/h?article=4ed4c68b&opt=0 http://www.caa.co.za/Accidents%20and%20Incidents%20Reports/ZS-ALJ%20and%20ZS-CMG.pdf LATAM to equip A320s with engine-idle descent function https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/latam-to-equip-a320s-with-fuel-saving-engine-idle-descent-function/145590.article 'Extraordinary' pigs step in to protect Schiphol airport from marauding geese https://www.theregister.com/2021/09/28/pigs_deter_geese_at_schiphol/
Episode 385 - Two's Company
2:10:00Join Matt & Nev for this week's programme. In this week's show: BA have canned their short haul operations out of LGW until further notice, Boeing reportedly investigating empty tequila bottles found on a future Air Force One and a wrong turn took student's PA-28 into approach path of a B737. Armando has a wonderful interview with an aviation photographer from Reno, Nev brings us Part 1 of the Pytch Air series and we continue Nik Codling's interview with test pilot Elliot Seguin in this show. If you want to see what we got up to earlier this year check out these highlights: https://youtu.be/KXASgGW2Wy8 Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email email@example.com or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL British Airways axes plans to create low-cost subsidiary at Gatwick following union discussions https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/107918-union-pulls-out-of-talks-about-british-airways-new-lcc https://www.ft.com/content/f5e19a35-65d5-494c-8a39-6e338a3e848e https://www.headforpoints.com/2021/09/23/confirmed-british-airways-to-close-gatwick/ Ryanair to remove no change fee COVID policy from 1 October https://thepointsguy.co.uk/news/ryanair-new-change-fee/ Demand For U.K.-U.S. Flights Surge After White House Commits To Relax Covid Travel Restrictions https://www.forbes.com/sites/carlieporterfield/2021/09/21/demand-for-uk-us-flights-surge-after-white-house-commits-to-relax-covid-travel-restrictions/ Northern Pacific Chooses 757s for New Transpacific Services https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2021-09-22/northern-pacific-chooses-757s-new-transpacific-services Criminal indictment imminent for former Boeing 737 MAX chief technical pilot, report says https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/criminal-indictment-imminent-for-former-boeing-737-max-chief-technical-pilot-report-says/?utm_source=marketingcloud Boeing reportedly investigating empty tequila bottles found on a future Air Force One https://edition.cnn.com/2021/09/20/business/boeing-air-force-one-tequila/index.html https://www.wsj.com/articles/tequila-bottles-found-on-new-boeing-air-force-one-jet-11631985335# Wrong turn took student's PA-28 into approach path of 737 https://www.flightglobal.com/safety/wrong-turn-took-students-pa-28-into-approach-path-of-737/145582.article General Aviation gets post-Brexit boost from planned reforms including on pilot licences https://www.gov.uk/government/news/general-aviation-gets-post-brexit-boost-from-planned-reforms-including-on-pilot-licences https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/lord-frost-statement-to-the-house-of-lords-16-september-2021 https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/docs/33/GA%20opportunities%20after%20leaving%20EASA%20(CAP2146).pdf https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/980399/general-aviation-roadmap-spring-2021.pdf Air France Boeing 777 Returns To Beijing After Overpressure In AC Pipe https://avherald.com/h?article=4ed6f04b EMIRATES LAUNCHES FIRST AIRLINE VR APP IN OCULUS STORE https://globetrender.com/2021/09/23/emirates-launches-first-airline-vr-app-oculus-store/#cb-video-overlay https://youtu.be/XovpWIS4vqU
Episode 384 - with Andy & Nik!
1:44:59In this week's show Carlos drones on about maths, Nik talks to us about the logistics of diversions, and Andy teaches us some history! But seriously, we talk about passengers with no seats, hands free bathrooms and how you, dear listener, can go air racing! And we hear from Eliot Seguin in part 2 of his chat with Nik. Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email firstname.lastname@example.org or comment in our chatroom on YouTube.
Episode 383 - 9/11 - 20 Years Later
1:51:21Join Carlos, Nev and Armando for this week's programme. We bring all the latest commercial aviation news to you. Nik Codling brings us a wonderful interview with Wasabi Flight Test Pilot Elliot Seguin who's currently testing the Ampaire Hybrid Electric Aircraft. We share our thoughts how 9/11 has affected the aviation industry in the last 20 years. And Lt. Col Jeff shares his personal and first hand account of what it was like to be flying in the US through 9-11. If you want to see what we got up to earlier this year check out these highlights: https://youtu.be/KXASgGW2Wy8 Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email email@example.com or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL Biplane Crashes into Water at Bournemouth Air Festival https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-dorset-58448700 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-dorset-58451074 https://www.itv.com/news/westcountry/2021-09-06/pilot-and-wingwalker-named-after-surviving-crash-at-bournemouth-air-show https://www.itv.com/news/meridian/2021-09-05/huge-relief-as-two-rescued-from-bournemouth-air-festival-crash Ryanair Pulls Out of MAX 10 Negotiations with Boeing https://www.reuters.com/business/aerospace-defense/exclusive-ryanair-ready-wait-years-boeing-cut-max-price-says-oleary-2021-09-08/ Airbus A320-family deliveries pass 10,000 mark https://www.airway1.com/airbus-a320-reaches-10000-aircraft-delivered/ https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transport/airbus-a320-family-deliveries-pass-10000-mark/145363.article easyJet's new luggage policy explained as cabin bag rule 'confuses' passengers https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/easyjets-new-luggage-policy-explained-24936827 British Airways Reveals Special Blue A320neo Livery https://travelweekly.co.uk/news/air/british-airways-launches-sustainable-aviation-fuel-scheme https://simpleflying.com/better-world-british-airways-reveals-special-blue-a320neo-livery/ Tarmac works for Hong Kong’s third runway completed, marking halfway point of HK$141.5 billion airport expansion https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transport/hong-kong-airport-third-runway-on-track-for-2022-opening/145373.article No deaths reported as small plane crashes in Provincetown Massachusetts https://apnews.com/article/massachusetts-plane-crashes-488e176a69d38e860eab3c4ce3138ca1 https://www.wcvb.com/article/provincetown-airport-race-point-road-crash-hard-landing-six-hurt/37532594 https://www.flightglobal.com/safety/injuries-reported-following-cape-air-cessna-402-accident-at-provincetown/145406.article British Airways to launch route from Southampton to Salzburg https://www.dailyecho.co.uk/news/19567333.british-airways-launch-route-southampton-salzburg/ Italian stuntman flies aeroplane through two motorway tunnels https://www.redbull.com/no-no/tunnel-pass-dario-costa-catalca-turkey UK MOD Has Just Published a Sales Brochure With The First RAF Aircraft Up For Grabs Following Defence Review https://theaviationist.com/2021/09/09/desa-brochure/ https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/1015447/DESA_Sales_Brochure_2021.pdf
Episode 382 - Birthdays and Anniversaries
1:49:16Join Carlos, Nev and Armando for this week's programme. In this week's show a British airline makes the move to Airbus, a US airline makes its seats even smaller, and Virgin Atlantic make things all cosy on their A350's - Q the Patreon music! In the military, the UK sticks to its plan of retiring the venerable C-130 despite its great legacy, Qatar receives some new F-15s, the Nigerian Air Force operationalises its Super Tucanos and you too could own your own Air Force base in Canada. If you want to see what we got up to earlier in the year check out these highlights: https://youtu.be/KXASgGW2Wy8 Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email firstname.lastname@example.org or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL British airline Jet2 picks Airbus over Boeing https://cyprus-mail.com/2021/09/01/br... Wireless IFE added to QantasLink passenger experience https://www.aircraftinteriorsinternat... British Airways Removes A380 From Schedule Until Late March 2022 https://simpleflying.com/british-airw... Education group plans for 2021 youth aviation event https://www.rdrnews.com/2021/08/26/ed... Virgin Atlantic introduces the Booth to Airbus A350 https://www.breakingtravelnews.com/ne... Rolls-Royce 87,000 HP Gearbox Sets New World Record, Could Power an Entire City https://www.autoevolution.com/news/ro... Kazakhstan's SCAT Airlines adds first B737 MAX 9 https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/ne... United cancelled hundreds of flights after severe flooding at Newark Airport in the terminal, ramp, and baggage area https://www.businessinsider.com/unite... Porter Airlines introduces world’s lightest seats https://onemileatatime.com/news/porte... 10 things that annoy us most after a holiday https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/what... Police catch pigeon at East Midlands Airport after 'extensive' chase https://www.nottinghampost.com/news/l... MILITARY After Afghanistan evacuation mission, UK air force still not reexamining plans to retire C-130 https://www.defensenews.com/air/2021/... https://www.kcrg.com/2021/08/31/penta... Qatar receives first batch of US-made F-15 combat planes https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/8... Nigerian air force Super Tucanos ready to fight against ISIS, with US Air Force training https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/yo... Fancy Owning a WWII Canadian Air Force Base? https://warbirdsnews.com/warbird-arti...
Episode 381 - Summer in the UK
1:58:34Join Carlos, Matt, and Nev for this week's programme. In this week's show we learn of a surprise move from BA, we hear some horrifying news there are sub-standard bacon rolls on offer at Ryanair and there's more talk of a second runway at Gatwick. In the military Armando provides us an update on the situation in Afghanistan; the Boeing MQ-25 unmanned aircraft achieves another first; the UK Carrier Strike Group and the USS America are working together in the Pacific; and a pair of RAF F-4's make their way to Cotswolds for your viewing pleasure! If you want to see what we got up to in May check out these highlights: https://youtu.be/KXASgGW2Wy8 Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email email@example.com or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL Air Lingus update from last week : https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/aer-lingus-delays-launch-of-manchester-us-flights-1.4655895 Update on the A380s from last week : https://simpleflying.com/qantas-a380-2022-recall/ British Airways planning a subsidiary to take over short-haul flights at Gatwick https://www.headforpoints.com/2021/08/26/british-airways-to-quit-gatwick-short-haul-but-a-new-airline-will-take-over/ https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/british-airways-gatwick-easyjet-flights-b1909241.html https://cyprus-mail.com/2021/08/27/british-airways-budget-airline-gatwick/ https://travelweekly.co.uk/news/air/ba-working-on-gatwick-short-haul-operation More bacoff than bacon!' Ryanair mocked for serving 'world's saddest' sandwich https://www.express.co.uk/news/uk/1481185/ryanair-news-latest-bacon-sandwich-update-horrified-airline-twitter-passenger Retired Flight Attendant Pushes Drink Cart To Honor Friends Who Died On 9/11 https://apnews.com/article/new-york-boston-31626e922564d536b3d38e5d9ed0cf71 Alitalia cancels all flights after October 15 as national airline closes for good https://www.euronews.com/travel/2021/08/25/alitalia-cancels-all-flights-after-october-15-as-national-airline-closes-for-good South African Airways details relaunch plans due in 3Q21 https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/107216-south-african-airways-details-relaunch-plans-due-in-3q21 Ryanair to scrap all Northern Ireland flights, blaming passenger taxes and lack of Covid supports https://www.irishtimes.com/news/health/coronavirus/ryanair-to-scrap-all-northern-ireland-flights-blaming-passenger-taxes-and-lack-of-covid-supports-1.4655043 Aerosucre Boeing 737-200 Lands Safely After Cargo Door Opened In Air https://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/267013 https://avherald.com/h?article=4ec19589&opt=0 London Gatwick Reignites 2nd Runway Plans After COVID Pause https://www.aircargoweek.com/gatwick-plans-to-utilise-northern-runway/ https://simpleflying.com/gatwick-second-runway-plans/ Delta Airlines imposes $200 monthly surcharge on unvaccinated staff https://www.bbc.com/news/business-58335109 https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/air-canada-introduces-mandatory-covid-19-vaccination-policy-for-all-employees-and-new-hires-861910042.html https://www.flightglobal.com/strategy/why-are-airlines-mandating-covid-19-vaccinations-for-crew/145228.article Redbird Pro Gives Pilots Proficiency Score https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/general-aviation/2021-08-23/redbird-pro-gives-pilots-proficiency-score https://simulators.redbirdflight.com/products https://landing.redbirdflight.com/posts/introducing-redbird-pro York police drone collides with plane approaching Buttonville Airport, TSB investigating https://toronto.citynews.ca/2021/08/20/york-police-drone-midair-collision-buttonville-airport/ https://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/cadors-screaq/rd.aspx?occdtefrom%3d2021-08-10%26occdteto%3d2021-08-19%26srchfldcd%3d6%26txt%3dC-GKWL%26srchtype%3d2%26rt%3dWS%26hypl%3dy%26cnum%3d2021O1096 American Airlines Cargo adds ground transportation service for US pets https://www.aircargonews.net/airlines/american-airlines-cargo-adds-ground-transportation-service-for-us-pets/ Mission: Impossible request leads to Hollywood encounter https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-58305506 MILITARY Afghanistan Military Situation Update from Armando United Kingdom Carrier Strike Group and USS America Expeditionary Strike Group Join Together for LSGE 21 Operations https://www.dvidshub.net/news/403672/united-kingdom-carrier-strike-group-and-uss-america-expeditionary-strike-group-join-together-lsge-21-operations Boeing MQ-25 Stingray Tanker Drone Achieves Another First: Air-to-Air Refueling With An E-2D https://theaviationist.com/2021/08/19/mq-25-aar-e-2d/ Former RAF Phantom IIs XT597 and XT905 Arrive at Cotswold Airport https://warbirdsnews.com/warbirds-news/former-raf-phantom-iis-xt597-and-xt905-arrive-at-cotswold-airport.html
Episode 380 - Origami Aircraft
1:53:16Join Carlos, Matt, Nev and Armando for this week's programme. In this week's show one airline celebrates 75 years of cargo operations, an A330 doesn’t want to take off & we take a look at the ultimate paper aeroplane ! In the military Armando shares his personal thoughts on the situation in Afghanistan and he takes some questions from the team and the chat room. If you want to see what we got up to last month check out these highlights: https://youtu.be/KXASgGW2Wy8 Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email firstname.lastname@example.org or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : ANA’s A380 Returns To The Skies For Second Honolulu Trip https://simpleflying.com/ana-a380-honolulu-return/ https://www.flightglobal.com/fleets/korean-air-to-retire-a380s-in-five-years-747-8is-in-ten-ceo/145142.article Ryanair Branded ‘Evil’ For Barring Kiwi.com Passengers From Flights https://simpleflying.com/ryanair-branded-evil-for-barring-kiwi-com-passengers-from-flights/ British regulators clear Aer Lingus for UK-US flights https://www.irishtimes.com/business/transport-and-tourism/british-regulators-clear-aer-lingus-for-uk-us-flights-1.4644595 Alcohol, masks and duct tape in USA! https://edition.cnn.com/travel/article/american-airlines-no-alcohol-until-2022/index.html https://abcnews.go.com/US/unruly-airline-passenger-fines-hit-million-year-amid/story?id=79522493 https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/airline-news/2021/08/18/airline-reminds-crews-to-not-tape-passengers/8188126002/ Teesside Airport to trial hydrogen vehicles https://www.passengerterminaltoday.com/news/sustainability/teesside-airport-to-trial-hydrogen-vehicles.html British Airways Retires Its 2012 Olympic Flame Carrying A319 https://simpleflying.com/ba-olympic-flame-plane-retirement/ Avion Flight Training Centre opened at London Luton Airport https://www.einnews.com/pr_news/549134211/avion-flight-training-centre-opened-at-london-luton-airport Delta Cargo celebrates 75 years of flying freight https://www.aircargonews.net/airlines/delta-cargo-celebrates-75-years-of-flying-freight/ Turkish Airlines Airbus A330 Rejects Takeoff On Taxiway https://avherald.com/h?article=4ebc1eb6&opt=0 https://simpleflying.com/turkish-a330-taxiway-takeoff/ PowerUp 4.0 Motorized Paper Airplane Kit Is the Ultimate Childhood Throwback https://www.autoevolution.com/news/powerup-40-motorized-paper-airplane-kit-is-the-ultimate-childhood-throwback-167670.html
Episode 379 with Captain Nick
2:02:04Join Matt, Nev and Captain Nick for this week's programme. In this week's show we learn about the unique way a passenger attempted to board their closed flight, A London(!) Airport shrugs off a base closure and insects ground three flights for the UK's Flag Carrier. In the military the US Air Force takes a stab at landing some A-10s and Dornier 328s on a public highway; the Luftwaffe wows crowds in Michigan with the A400M; and the Carolinas Aviation Museum gets a big boost from Defence-aerospace company Honeywell to reopen the museum in 2023 featuring Sully's legendary Airbus A320 that landed on the Hudson River in New York. Nev and Nick also tease a great interview that we're looking forward to share with you towards the end of September with Mike Wildeman from the 'Team Phoenix' project. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL East Midlands Airport passenger tried to board plane via luggage belt https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-58128985 London Southend operator shrugs off Ryanair decision to shut base https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transport/london-southend-operator-shrugs-off-ryanair-decision-to-shut-base/144989.article British Airways faces safety probe after three of its jets were grounded https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9877291/EXCLUSIVE-BA-faces-probe-three-jets-grounded-INSECT-INFESTATIONS-Heathrow.html Rolls-Royce engines to power 16 Airbus 330neos for German airline https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/derby-news/rolls-royce-engines-power-16-5758113 Scotland's first electric-powered aircraft begins Orkney test flights https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-58177865 Review: British Airways’ new Boeing 777-300ER first class suites https://www.executivetraveller.com/review-british-airways-new-boeing-777-300er-first-class-suites JetBlue Begins New York-to-London Direct Flights Starting at $202 https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-08-11/jetblue-debuts-new-york-to-london-direct-flights-starting-at-202 Easyjet introduces uniforms made from recycled plastic bottles https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2021/08/10/easyjet-introduces-uniforms-made-from-recycled-plastic-bottles/ Virgin Galactic to sell space flight tickets starting at $450,000 a seat https://www.theguardian.com/science/2021/aug/05/virgin-galactic-ticket-sales-space 75 Years Of Scandinavian Airline SAS https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidnikel/2021/08/02/in-photos-75-years-of-scandinavian-airline-sas/?sh=3fd15d8a2003 MILITARY A-10C Thunderbolt IIs And C-146A Wolfhounds Conducted First Ever Highway Operations In The US https://theaviationist.com/2021/08/12/us-highway-operations/ Flight Demonstration by Luftwaffe’s Air Transport Wing 62 Showcases A400M https://theaviationist.com/2021/08/11/a400m-tom-display/ Carolinas Aviation Museum to Reopen in 2023 http://warbirdsnews.com/aviation-museum-news/carolinas-aviation-museum-to-reopen-in-2023.html Comms for negotiating departure from a Naval Aircraft Carrier at Sea https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/41917/veteran-s-3-viking-crewman-breaks-down-everything-happening-in-this-e-2-hawkeye-carrier-launch-video Video: https://youtu.be/L0oRHxi-tHw
Episode 378 with A320 Andy
1:45:13Join Carlos, Nev and A320 Andy for this week's programme. In this week's show, there's a bit of unstable approach into Paro (to put it mildly!), Qatar are grounding some more of their A350s for inspection and EasyJet are feeling more confident about the passenger loads that they are expecting this year. In the military the RAF concludes 30 years of service with its Boeing E-3 Sentry, the RAAF codifies a new role for its C-27 Spartans after the recent Australian wildfires, and the UK Tempest Fighter program moves on to its next phase. We also take a look at Carlos and Nev's trip to the Old Buckenham Airshow last week. If you want to see what we got up to last month check out these highlights: https://youtu.be/KXASgGW2Wy8 Don't forget you can get in touch with us all at : WhatsApp +44 757 22 491 66 Email email@example.com or comment in our chatroom on YouTube. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL Viral video shows Tri-MG Intra Asia Airlines Unstabilized Approach https://avherald.com/h?article=4eb4e975&opt=0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1QqQwvoA4Q https://twitter.com/IndoPilot/status/1422841945257349125 https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/gm515#2860508a https://www.aviationnepal.com/worst-landing-by-boeing-737-300-pk-ygw-at-paro-airportvideo/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tri-MG_Intra_Asia_Airlines https://navigraph.com/home Which new green & amber list countries can you go to? https://www.turningleftforless.com/news-which-new-green-amber-list-countries-can-you-go-to/ https://www.gov.uk/guidance/red-amber-and-green-list-rules-for-entering-england Qatar Grounds More A350 Widebodies Over Fuselage Issues https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2021-08-05/qatar-grounds-more-a350-widebodies-over-fuselage-issues EAA AirVenture Oshkosh in review BY ANNIE RUSINOWSKI https://skiesmag.com/news/eaa-airventure-oshkosh-review/ Why easyJet Will Leave The Pandemic Stronger And Better https://simpleflying.com/easyjet-stronger-post-pandemic/ Australian athletes defend actions on controversial Japan Airline flight https://www.theaustralian.com.au/sport/olympics/olympics-2021-aussie-athletes-defend-actions-on-controversial-japan-airline-flight/news-story/6ba8fcded574b297489b59d5677df160 Austrian Airlines Airbus A320-200 returns to Heathrow with gear issues https://avherald.com/h?article=4eb429d1&opt=0 Four engined aircraft returning to service, British Airways’ A380s will return to the skies Lufthansa plans to resume flights with Boeing 747-400 and A340-600 https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2021/08/04/british-airways-a380s-will-return-to-the-skies/ https://www.lufthansa-technik.com/press-releases/-/asset_publisher/Xix57wMv0mow/content/pm_ba380?_101_INSTANCE_Xix57wMv0mow_redirect=/press-releases/ https://twitter.com/LHTechnik/status/1422840920953827332 https://www.airway1.com/lufthansa-plans-to-resume-flights-with-boeing-747-400/ https://simpleflying.com/lufthansa-withdraws-another-boeing-747-400-from-storage/ Flying solo, 19-year-old woman aims to set aviation record https://www.reuters.com/lifestyle/flying-solo-19-year-old-woman-aims-set-aviation-record-2021-07-26/ 21,600 hours and four decades later, Air Malta's chief pilot retires https://timesofmalta.com/articles/view/21600-hours-and-four-decades-later-air-maltas-chief-pilot-retires.891568 MILITARY RAF concludes 30 years of operations with Sentry fleet https://www.flightglobal.com/defence/raf-concludes-30-years-of-operations-with-sentry-fleet/144952.article The RAAF Redefines The Role Of The C-27J Spartan For Humanitarian Disaster Relief https://theaviationist.com/2021/07/29/the-raaf-c27j-spartan-role/ United Kingdom Signs Contract To Formally Start Tempest’s Concept And Assessment Phase https://theaviationist.com/2021/08/02/tempest-contract/ Agricultural Aviation Celebrates 100th Anniversary https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/general-aviation/2021-08-06/agricultural-aviation-celebrates-100th-anniversary