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Plane Talking UK's Podcast

Carlos, Nev, Armando and Matt bring you a weekly Podcast that will focus on the Commercial and Military Aviation news relating to us long suffering members of the general public.

Jan 23, 2022

Join Carlos, Nev, Matt and Captain Al for this episode.

In this week's show one passenger has his very own triple 7 all to himself (with snacks), An A380 does some fancy flying, & a new US airline chooses the Boeing 757 as its aircraft of choice.
In the military we celebrate the life and accomplishments of Tuskegee Airman General Charles McGee, the KC-46 is finally (mostly) operational, and the Imperial War Museum at Duxford presents an impressive display of Spitfires

Here are the links to the stories we featured this week :


Zara Rutherford: British-Belgian teenager becomes youngest woman to fly solo around the world

Spain fines Ryanair €24,000 for making passengers pay for hand luggage

Plane passenger is only person on 8hr flight and gets spoilt rotten by cabin crew

Emirates’ latest ad features A380 circling Burj Khalifa

New US airline Northern Pacific Airways unveils its first Boeing 757 — and big ambitions

FAA rejects FedEx proposal to install missile-defense system on Airbus planes

‘Build-Your-Own’ eVTOL Developer Jetson Says It Has 3,000 Pre-Orders

Carolinas Aviation Museum to be Renamed to Honor Captain ‘Sully’


Charles McGee, Tuskegee Airman who fought in three wars, dies at 102

Nearly 70 Percent of Receivers Now Cleared to Get Fuel From KC-46

F-35 ‘Knocked-Down’: Experts Decode Why US’ Mighty Stealth Fighter Jet Was Forced To Belly Land In South Korea

Spitfire: Evolution of an Icon – IWM Duxford Unveiling