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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.

Mar 6, 2023

Join Carlos, Matt and Nev for the 446th installment of the Plane Talking UK Podcast.

In this week's show one pilot gives his passengers a free light show, two dreamliners are scrapping, & its all drone drone drone.
In the military a C-130 passes gas to a tank and we have an update on one of the F-35 mishaps from last year.

Carlos announced that this year we will be attending the following air shows this year :

11th June - RAF Cosford Airshow 
9th July - Wings & Wheels Day, Norwich Aviation Museum
14th September – Jersey International Air Display
17th September - Battle of Britain Airshow Duxford

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


Pilots give passengers surprise Northern Lights flights

Three flights diverted from Dublin Airport after drone sighting

Man fined for flying drone near World War Two Hurricane aircraft

FAA investigating ‘close call’ in Boston

Qantas to hire 8,500 new workers, launch engineering academy

Two Boeing 787 that operated for Norwegian, the first commercially operated Dreamliners to be scrapped

Luton Airport Applies for Major Expansion Plan to Double Passenger Capacity

Forget the Jet. The ‘World’s First Private Helicopter’ Is Hitting the Skies Next Year


C-130 airlifter used to refuel an M1A2 Abrams tank for the first time

The Air Force Grounded Hundreds of Jets Because Their Tails May Fall Off

P&W starts modifying F135s to address issue prompting F-35 partial grounding

F-35C Mishap On USS Carl Vinson Caused By Pilot Error After ‘Sierra Hotel Break’