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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.

Apr 4, 2022

Join Carlos, Matt and Armando for this weeks' show.

In this week's programme we learn one passenger hacked an airline's website to find their missing suitcase, we have a roundup of the aviation April Fool offerings and we read the shocking story of a pilot who lied about their flying experience.

In the military, the Air Force's latest budget proposal indicates some changes afoot, a US Navy Hawkeye goes down off the coast of Virginia; and some military assets are repositioned to Mainland Europe after a Norwegian military exercise. Here are the links to the stories we featured this week :


LATAM Airbus A320 Lands with Nose Gear Rotated by 90 Degrees

BA flights disrupted and cancelled at Heathrow after IT failure

Southern Airways Express Acquires Air Choice One

De Havilland to develop updated water bomber called DHC-515 Firefighter

British Airways pilot jailed for lying about his flying experience on CV to get job

Man jumps fence at Midway Airport, climbs onto aircraft

Woman crashed through airport gate, drove on runway

Woman crashed through airport gate, drove on runway

10-inch knife found in baby car seat at Logan Airport

Half a century of aviation advancements – the UK Civil Aviation Authority celebrates 50 years

These Airlines’ Boarding Passes Offer Travel Perks Even After You Land

AeroGuard Flight Training Center Provides Clear Path to SkyWest Airlines and 4 Major Airlines Southwest Airlines Now an Option for Eligible SkyWest Captains

IndiGo: Man says he hacked airline website to find lost luggage


Air Force plans to cut its F-22 fleet, but that won’t derail move to Langley AFB

Air Force proposes to cut military jobs, aircraft in 2023

Navy Plane Crashes Along Virginia’s Eastern Shore, Killing One Crew Member

The U.S. Repositions Ten USMC F/A-18 ‘Legacy’ Hornets To Eastern Europe Amid Ukrainian Crisis, also, 200 Marines moved from Norway to Lithuania

Presidential aircraft performs shocking stunt on approach at Buenos Aires airport