Simple Flying Aviation News Podcast

Simple Flying Aviation News Podcast

By Simple Flying
The Simple Flying Podcast - hosted by Joanna Bailey, and Tom Boon is your go to podcast for commercial aviation news and insight.

We discuss the top commercial aviation news stories each week, all of the stories discussed can be found on simpleflying.com.
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#7: Flying The Olympic Flame, Etihad's St Patrick's Day Surprise & 3 More Trending Aviation Stories
In episode 7 of our podcast we discuss: Etihad's St Patrick's Day surprise; Emirates can't decide whether to ground flights; How the Olympic flame is flown around the world; British Airways flies to Havana for the first time in 20 years; Stained glass windows for aircraft.
23:45
March 24, 2020
#6: Longest Domestic Flight, Coronavirus, & 2 More Trending Aviation Stories
In episode 6 of our podcast we discuss: How the coronavirus epidemic will change the aviation industry; Low-cost carrier frequent flyer schemes; Which airlines have canceled flights due to coronavirus; 1st anniversary of the Boeing 737 MAX grounding; Air Tahiti Nui & the world's longest domestic flights.
31:52
March 17, 2020
#5: Flybe Collapse, Ryanair On COMAC & 2 More Trending Aviation Stories
In episode 5 of our podcast we discuss: The sudden collapse of Flybe; Slot constraints and grounded aircraft as a result of coronavirus; Ryanair's CEO, Michael O'Leary, on the Boeing 737 MAX and the COMAC C919; British Airways staff pull an Airbus A350 for charity.
29:12
March 10, 2020
#4: Coronavirus, Frankfurt Drone Chaos & 3 More Trending Aviation Stories
In episode 4 of our podcast we discuss: A coronavirus update; A drone sighting causes chaos in Frankfurt; Boeing clocks its first order of 2020; How London Stansted Airport is being transformed; United passengers hit the jackpot with downgrade compensation.
30:20
March 4, 2020
#3: Airbus' €1bn A220 Investment, Air France Retires 1st A380 & 3 More Trending Aviation Stories
In episode 3 of our podcast we discuss: Airbus looks to invest €1 billion in the Airbus A220 program; Air France retires its first Airbus A380; Foreign object debris found inside Boeing 737 MAX fuel tanks; A look at Aeroflot's 1st Airbus A350; A dog manages to claim compensation for a canceled flight.
24:43
February 25, 2020
#2: Alaska Airlines oneworld Ambitions, British Airways Fleet News & 3 More Trending Aviation Stories
In episode 2 of our podcast we discuss: Alaska Airlines intends to join the oneworld alliance; British Airways fleet update; Airbus redesigns the airplane with MAVERIC; US airlines extend the Boeing 737 MAX grounding; Greek's Aegean launches a new livery.
24:58
February 18, 2020
#1: Welcome to the Simple Flying podcast!
Welcome to the first-ever Simple Flying podcast. Launched just under 2 years ago, Simple Flying is the world’s largest aviation news website. We cover all aspects of commercial aviation and publish over 150 stories every week. The idea behind our podcast is to give you a weekly roundup of the top aviation stories, in conversation form. Everything discussed in our podcasts can be found in written form on simpleflying.com. In episode 1 of our podcast we discuss:  Air Italy goes bankrupt  Storm Ciara's impact on transatlantic flight times and crazy A380 diversions Azman Air's Crazy Airbus A340  David Neeleman's Breeze Airways Coronavirus aviation impact  Qatar Airways delivering medical supplies to help Coronavirus impact 
26:26
February 12, 2020