Airplane Geeks Podcast

Our aim to educate and inform you, explore and develop your passion for aviation, and entertain you a little along the way.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h31m. Bisher sind 318 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 19 days 17 hours 24 minutes


AirplaneGeeks 381 Ballistic Recovery Parachutes

A conversation about aircraft parachute systems with the founder of Ballistic Recovery Systems, HondaJet certification, the Cirrus Vision SF50, British Airways displeasure with Heathrow expansion plans, abandoned 747 freighters,


 2015-12-16  1h43m

AirplaneGeeks 380 SkyWest Airlines

Conversation with the Vice President of Flight Operations at SkyWest Airlines, including pilot applicant qualifications, training, and pay. Also, Ryanair takes aim at Google and online travel agent eDreams, an AirAsia Flight 8501 crash report,


 2015-12-09  1h23m

AirplaneGeeks 379 WOW Air and the Dubai of the North

We talk with Skúli Mogensen, CEO of WOW air, the low cost carrier from Iceland. Also, Miami Rick from the Airline Pilot Guy show joins us and gives us his insights on flying the Boeing 777 Long Range Freighter. We talk about commercial pilot salaries,


 2015-12-02  1h59m

AirplaneGeeks 378 NBAA 2015 Debrief

The 2015 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, a supersonic business jet, and new turboprop engines. Also, AC-130 Ghostrider, used Boeing 777 prices, the TSA, and ATC operating systems, AusDesk and Across the Pond segments,


 2015-11-25  1h42m

AirplaneGeeks 377 Flight Simulation on the PC

An enthusiast talks about PC flight simulation, Dubai Air Show 2015 debrief, flight training with the Cirrus Aircraft SR22 at Emirates, antitrust lawsuit blocks United’s plan to purchase slots, and bag fees increase at low cost carriers.


 2015-11-18  1h33m

AirplaneGeeks 376 Van’s Aircraft Founder and CEO Dick VanGrunsven

Van’s Aircraft kitplanes, Boeing doesn’t plan to change the Dreamliner for Emirates, NASA is looking for astronauts, the first customer-built SubSonex jet flies, the Pilatus PC-12 business jet also has its first flight, and livestock pass gas.


 2015-11-11  1h40m

AirplaneGeeks 375 Sled Driver Brian Shul

Conversation with an SR-71 spy plane pilot, Northrop Grumman wins Long Range Strike Bomber contract, an aerostat breaks loose, Quebec steps in to shore up Bombardier, team forms to produce a “declaration on cyber security” for aviation,


 2015-11-04  1h35m

AirplaneGeeks 374 Air Show Performer and Air Racer Vicky Benzing

  We talk with Vicky Benzing, a pilot, skydiver, aerobatic performer, and air racer. In the news, we have earnings reports for Boeing and some of the airlines, an air show parachutist lands in the crowd, an angle-of-attack indicator video for GA aircra...


 2015-10-28  1h37m

AirplaneGeeks 373 Airplane Repossession

Airplane repossessions, European investigations of possible anticompetitive practices in commercial aviation, United Continental Holdings new CEO in the hospital, the launch customer for the ultra-long-range Airbus A350, the final US Airways flight,


 2015-10-21  1h37m

AirplaneGeeks 372 Flying the Seabee

Flying a seaplane, the “right” to airline seat space, stacked passenger seats, a KC-46A Pegasus milestone, an A330 faceplant, U.S. Customs and Border Protection drones in the National Airspace, and The Air League. Guest Edgar “E.T.


 2015-10-14  1h30m