Plane Talking UK's Podcast

Carlos, Nev and Matt are in the chair for this week's show.

In today's programme we discover that one low cost carrier's compensation cheques bounce, a major London airport has to go back to basics with their Flight Information screens and there's finally some good news for passengers in the long running pilot strike.

In the military the RAF assist NATO as Russian fighters flirt with their airspace and one military developer demonstrates some insane data speeds over-the-air.

Captain Al chats to Tina from the Air League in our latest piece from Farnborough 2018.

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Direct download: Episode_231_-_Post_Seething_Blues.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 4:08pm UTC

Join Carlos, Nev, Al, Pip, Matt and a whole host of wonderful people as we broadcast live from Seething Airfield.

In today's show we talking several clipped wings, the toilet rolls required for a standard configuration of a Boeing 747 and serious concerns are raised at Heathrow's border.

Glen Towler talks about his trip to Oshkosh in the latest Nev's Passenger Experience and Pip shares with us the process for planning a GA flight into Seething.

We've got some great interviews to share with you in the coming weeks from where the guys catch up with the engineers working in the Hangars are Seething.

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Direct download: PTUK_230.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 10:00am UTC

Join Carlos, Nev and Matt for this week's later than scheduled show.

In today's episode we go over the details and dangers posed by airport staff after an unauthorised takeoff at Sea-Tac Airport, our favourite A380 from the Farnborough Airshow goes out on wet lease to Norwegian and a Boeing 747 gets a new lease of life helping to fight fires.

Matt chats to Dana about his visit to the UK when we all met up at the Farnborough 2018 Airshow.

In the Military the search for a new home for the Red Arrows begins and an accidental missile launch takes place on a NATO Eurofighter.

Next week is our first PTUK Fly In Barbecue at Seething Airfield and we're hoping (technology permitting) to do the show live from there next week.

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Direct download: Episode_229_-_Lets_try_that_one_again.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 6:06pm UTC

Join Carlos, Nev, Matt, Eoin, Brian, Mila and David for a very busy show.

In today's episode we're talking about a new Lego Safety video that's been done for Turkish Air, concerns have been raised about the use of slides during a 737-800 evac and retirement plans begin for one carriers 767 fleet.

In our latest segment from Farnborough 2018, Pip walks us through the Falcon X8.

David shares with us his progress as he works towards obtaining his commercial license and Mila tells us what it's like to fly cargo.

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Show Notes

Links to the videos that were played during this episode are :

Turkish Airlines Safety Video :

Ryanair :

Farnborough 2018 :

Direct download: Episode_228_-_BeepJets.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 9:00am UTC