Plane Talking UK's Podcast

Join Matt in the studio, Carlos in Malta, Pip in Windsor and Al in Cheshire as together they trawl their way through the week's aviation related stories.

In this episode we give you an update on the latest data lifted from Egypt Air's data recorder, we congratulate a young pilot on his new job at one low cost airline and we profile a couple of first appearance aircraft we're looking forward to seeing at RIAT.

Carlos and Matt will be at RIAT on Sunday 10th July so if you're there, make sure you come say hello.


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

Join Carlos, Matt and Nev as they discuss the big aviation stories of the week.

In today's episode they cover one low cost carrier's attempt to connect the UK and India, good news for all aviation enthusiasts as an american museum opens a new Aviation Pavilion and it's raining luggage in on arrival's hall.

As the political landscape here in the UK takes a dramatic turn, our resident pilot gives us some food for thought in these uncertain times.

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Direct download: PTUK_118.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 9:23am UTC

Join Carlos, Matt and Pip as they discuss the big aviation stories of the week.

In this episode we discuss the sad news that the Red Arrows will not be able to perform their routine at Farnborough, exciting changes ahead for one BizJet operator and a certain low cost carrier has had a busy week.

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Category:Aviation -- posted at: 7:14pm UTC

Join Carlos and Matt for their weekly trawl through the big UK focused Aviation stories.


In today's episode one low cost carrier ventures into the hotel business, we discuss the ultimate aviation enthusiasts must-see aircraft and we highlight June's forthcoming airshows.


Pilot Pip joins us for another great safety bulletin involving stall testing and Jets.


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Direct download: PTUK_116_Libsyn.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 1:53pm UTC

Join Carlos and Matt from the spare room studio for this week's trawl through the big aviation stories.

In this episode we discuss a disgruntled air crew member, Carlos's favourite airline look to outsource some of their in-house services and we cover the sad news from the Blue Angels training camp that emerged earlier in the week.

As per usual we had a busy chat room during the show who had some great questions for our very special guest Rob Mark. One word - Legend!! :-D

Direct download: PTUK_115.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 7:23pm UTC

Join Carlos and Matt from PTUK Towers for their usual trawl through the big Aviation stories of the week.

In today's show we discuss an unusual and rare moment of passenger joy for one low cost airline, low cost transatlantic flights look set to become a reality thanks to a german carrier and the sad loss of a pilot over the Hudson river.

Our 'in-house' safety expert briefs us on the procedures and decisions involved in the rare event of a pilot becoming incapacitated.

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Direct download: PTUK_114.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 9:29am UTC

Join Carlos and Matt from PTUK Towers for their usual flick through the Aviation headlines this week.

In today's episode (recorded 20/05/16 18:00 UCT) we cover the latest on the Egypt Air incident, low cost carriers feature highly and Matt officially loses control of the show during a top ten run down.

The Maine Man discusses the ever growing problem with inaccurate and sensationalist journalism.

Direct download: PTUK_113.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 10:17am UTC

Join Carlos, Matt and Captain Al as they take a run through the big aviation stories of the week.

In this episode we discuss one carrier's desire to be able to offer ALL it's passengers fast enough in-flight WiFi for streaming NetFlix, We discuss the issues and possibilities involving low cost transatlantic flight and a spot of engine trouble forces an unplanned landing for Delta.

Pilot Pip discusses Turbulence in his latest safety segment and the 'Mainman Micah chats about his favourite airline.

We're compiling our own top ten amongst our wonderful listeners - We'd like to know who you think is the best airline in the world. Send your vote in to us at

Direct download: PTUK_112.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 10:35am UTC

Join Carlos and Nevil as they take a trawl through the stories hitting the Aviation headlines this week.

In this episode they discuss Amazon inking a distribution deal with a Atlas Air, yet more incredibly irresponsible passengers on a Ryan Air flight and new competition enters the German domestic market.

Nevil comes to the rescue as Matt ends up being stranded on a Train en-route to London - Many thanks Nevil! :-D

Direct download: PTUK_111.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 9:41pm UTC

Join Carlos, Matt and David as they take their weekly trawl through the big stories of the week.

In today's episode we discuss the tragic news involving an Norwegian operated helicopter, more passengers strengthen the case for not allowing alcohol 'in-flight' and more woes with the A320neo could mean a devastating blow to AirBus.

We also talk to David as he begins his adventure into the wonderful world of aviation.

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Direct download: PTUK_110.mp3
Category:Aviation -- posted at: 10:18am UTC