Plane Talking UK's Podcast

Join Carlos, Nev, Paul from the Layover Podcast and Matt for this week's episode.

In today's show we have the very latest on the Pacific Lagoon crash, a passenger is arrested for breaking through security and chasing his plane down the runway and it's the turn of a Hong Kong airport to have questionable baggage handling highlighted.

Carlos talks to Pip and Mascha along with Harry at Farnborough 2018.

We talk to Paul from the Layovers Podcast about how their show came about - It's a highly recommended listen so take yourself to http://www.layovers.to and add it to your playlist.

We want to hear about your experiences as a passenger so why not volunteer for a Nev's Passenger Experience and you could appear in next week's show. Get in touch via podcast@planetalkinguk.com.

Here are the links to the stories we featured :

COMMERCIAL :

1. http://home.bt.com/news/world-news/airline-now-says-one-missing-after-pacific-lagoon-plane-crash-11364298666639

2. https://www.thesun.ie/news/3183819/ryanair-pilot-audio-patrick-kehoe-dublin-airport/

3. https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2018/09/27/ozwald-boateng-to-design-new-british-airways-uniforms/

4. https://www.wthr.com/article/airline-celebrates-passenger-milestone-surprising-customers-ticket-refund

5. https://www.iflscience.com/editors-blog/most-people-cant-remember-even-the-most-basic-airline-safety-briefings-can-you/

6. https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/ryanair-strike-2018-latest-friday-september-live-cabin-crew-pilots-news-a8555561.html

7. https://travel.nine.com.au/2018/09/28/10/41/worlds-only-five-star-airlines-2019#3

8. https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/transport/article/2166300/hong-kong-airport-baggage-handlers-caught-red-handed

9. http://uk.businessinsider.com/united-airlines-crew-told-mother-baby-not-allowed-cry-on-flight-2018-9?r=US&IR=T

10. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/news/london-video-crowded-skies-nats/

11. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-09-28/boeing-747-celebrates-50th-birthday-a-history-in-pictures

12. https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2018/09/29/lufthansa-orders-3-billion-worth-of-airbus-aircraft/

Direct download: PTUK_236.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 5:39pm UTC

Join Nev, Pilot Pip, Captain Al and Matt for an amusing stroll through this weeks big aviation stories.

In a week where all the stories were chosen by our lovely listeners we take a look at the details on yet another BA Technical Glitch, rumours emerge over a merger between Dubai's main carriers and we discover that no one still knows what on earth is happening over a certain big event taking place at the end of May 2019!

In the military accusations are rife over the shooting down of a Russian Spy plane and the RAF creates it's first joint squadron since WW2.

Carlos pops back to Farnborough 2018 with Captains' Al and Jeff as they talk about their highlights and one of our listeners Tom Harris tells about how he fell in love with Aviation.

Why not share with us your own story on your love of aviation by sending some audio or video feedback to podcast@planetalkinguk.com.

Here are the links to the stories we featured :

COMMERCIAL :

1. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6193887/British-Airways-delayed-computer-failure-Heathow-Terminal-5.html
2. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-45595149
3. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/09/20/emirates-said-seek-etihad-takeover-create-worlds-largest-airline/
4. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/sep/19/cathay-pacific-spells-its-name-wrong-on-side-of-plane
5. http://www.avherald.com/h?article=4bdf0583&opt=0
6. https://airlinerwatch.com/boeing-to-launch-the-797-nma-officially-at-paris-air-show-in-june-2019/
7. https://www.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/Pilot-Beard-Ban-Debunked-231536-1.html
8. https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/70816-easyjet-shifts-pilots-licences-from-the-uk-to-austria
9. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-45584300
10. https://www.forbes.com/sites/danielreed/2018/06/19/serial-airlines-entrepreneur-david-neeleman-planing-his-return-to-the-u-s-market-with-moxy/#4a03527f3b48
11. https://www.ajc.com/news/local-govt--politics/delta-pilot-accused-lying-about-mental-health-issues-keep-flying/x9NZ6v6ufqewPaQRC8QpGL/
12. https://www.theage.com.au/business/companies/tigerair-australia-grounded-plane-over-botched-maintenance-work-20180911-p502zm.html

MILITARY :

1. https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/syria-shoots-down-russian-spyplane-during-israeli-strike-russia-blasts-israel-you-re-to-blame-for-15-killed-1.6489773
2. https://inews.co.uk/news/raf-creates-first-joint-squadron-with-another-nation-since-the-second-world-war/
3. https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/aviation/g23303922/china-copycat-air-force/
4. https://www.cap.news/specially-equipped-cap-planes-conducting-florence-damage-assessment-flights/

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Category:Aviation -- posted at: 10:00am UTC

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Category:Aviation -- posted at: 12:45pm UTC

Join Carlos, Nev, Adrian and Matt for this week's episode of the show.

In today's programme (recorded on 09-Sep-2018) we discuss the protests over plans to build a Flight Training Academy in Gloucester, the rules for hand luggage change yet again for one low cost carrier and we talk about that data breach for the UK's legacy carrier.

In the military Singapore show off their new A330 Tanker and Boeing win their first major defence contract in almost a decade.

Nev treats us to a trip on Brighton's i360 and Pip is talking Astronomy in his latest feature.

Share with us your stories by emailing us on podcast@planetalkinguk.com or get in touch on social media by searching PlaneTalkingUK.

Here are the links to the stories we featured :

COMMERCIAL :

1. https://www.punchline-gloucester.com/articles/aanews/plans-for-flight-training-academy-spark-protests

2. https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/ryanair-baggage-policy-change-latest-free-checked-luggage-priority-boarding-refund-a8526861.html

3. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/09/07/british-airways-warned-vulnerable-data-hacks/

4. https://www.abc15.com/news/national/captain-buys-40-pizzas-for-his-airline-passengers-after-plane-forced-to-land-due-to-weather

5. https://eu.usatoday.com/story/travel/flights/todayinthesky/2018/09/06/california-pacific-west-coast-flights-carlsbad-palomar-san-diego/1196107002/

6. https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Living/couple-traveling-world-free-million-banked-airline-miles/story?id=57654361

7. https://www.businesstraveller.com/business-travel/2018/09/06/british-airways-launches-vistara-codeshare/

8.
https://grapevine.is/news/2018/09/05/wow-air-ranked-worst-airline-in-the-world-for-flight-compensation/

9. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/business/northern-ireland/london-city-airport-setting-sights-on-airbus-passenger-plane-thats-partmade-in-northern-ireland-37290795.html

10. https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/openskies-retires-final-boeing-after-last-767-fligh-451757/

11. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/07/climate/airport-global-warming-kansai.html

MILITARY

1. https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/iaf-mig-27-crashes-in-rajasthan-pilot-safe/articleshow/65665672.cms

2. https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/pictures-singapores-first-a330-tanker-makes-public-451614/

3. https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/boeing-marks-first-big-defense-win-in-more-than-a-de-451695/

4. https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/life/1014695/RAF-hero-Archie-McInnes-flies-again-aged-99-Battle-of-Britain-Spitfire

Direct download: PTUK_233.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 4:36pm UTC

Join Nev, Matt and the legend that is Captain Jeff for this week's show.

In today's episode we discuss fainting first officers for one low cost carrier, some good news for Nev's favourite airline as they announce expansion plans at London City as they are voted most family friendly and people are being caught out as the baggage rules change again for everyone's favourite low cost airline.

In the military a skilled pilot flies his Chinook over the Derwent Dam and details are released by the US of Operation 'Predictable Iron'.

Nev has a lovely chat with Bo Abrahamsen about his love of aviation and Carlos chats to Dan about his fascinating Long-EZ.

Nev is looking for volunteers to feature on his popular 'Passenger Experience' feature. Get in touch with him via podcast@planetalkinguk.com.

Here are the links to the stories we featured :

COMMERCIAL :

1. https://www.ttgmedia.com/news/news/british-airways-to-expand-presence-at-london-city-airport-20-15274

2. https://www.lincolnshirelive.co.uk/news/local-news/ryanair-baggage-policy-changes-again-1950189

3. http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2018/08/29/labor-day-travel-16-5-million-people-expected-to-fly-on-us-airlines.html

4. https://www.businessdailyafrica.com/lifestyle/travel/British-airways-Emirates-Voted-Most-Family/3815716-4726726-iyvyhh/index.html

5. http://www.foxnews.com/travel/2018/08/29/ryanair-co-pilot-faints-before-diverted-landing.html

6. https://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/covers-were-left-on-planes-speed-probes/news-story/9da913e02453127c69754f723e7894c8

7. https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/brexit-flights-29-march-2019-no-deal-passport-customs-uk-eu-a8510621.html

8. http://avherald.com/h?article=4bcefedb&opt=0

9. https://www.cnbc.com/2018/08/30/boeing-expects-asia-pacific-growth-aviation-jobs-for-pilots-and-crew.html

10. https://www.jewishlinknj.com/world-us/26682-israel-hails-british-french-airline-decision-to-halt-flights-to-iran

11. https://www.aerospace-technology.com/news/laudamotion-double-airbus-fleet-18-aircraft-2019/

12. https://www.postandcourier.com/business/dreamliners-stacking-up-at-boeing-s-north-charleston-site/article_7f082336-aa08-11e8-824e-77d3fbc670d6.html

MILITARY

1. https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/derby-news/watch-incredible-skill-raf-pilot-1948765

2. https://www.airforce-technology.com/news/usaf-us-army-joint-exercise-predictable-iron/

3. https://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/news/cambridge-news/raf-bomb-jesus-green-cambridge-15087520

Direct download: PTUK_232.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 10:29am UTC

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