Ep.79 – Fighter Pilot Vincent Aiello and airliner automation

Ep.79 – Fighter Pilot Vincent Aiello and airliner automation

Vincent ‘Jell-O’ Aiello from The Fighter Pilot Podcast joins us to talk about being a US Navy aviator, his new podcast and the F-18 Hornet, while Tom Dieusaert tell us why he wants better awareness of flying automation when we talk about his new book ‘Computer Crashes: When Airplane Systems Fail’.

Ep.78 – Aerospace chat

Ep.78 – Aerospace chat

Gareth, Tim and Pieter sit around the microphones and talk about aircraft, airlines, airports, airshows and rockets. No feature, no script, just aerospace discussion.

Ep.77 – Falklands Air War Part 4

Ep.77 – Falklands Air War Part 4

This episode features the Argentine view of the conflict with our guest Santiago Rivas. Santiago, a well-known aviation journalist and author gives us the Argentine angle on the Air Force’s and Navy’s approach to the conflict, how they operated and the results of their missions.

Ep.76 – Supermarine Swift F4 and aviation books

Ep.76 – Supermarine Swift F4 and aviation books

We feature interviews on the last surviving Supermarine Swift F4, How To Land a Plane and Duncan Menzies, in this aviation book focused episode. Our guest host is Simon Jakubowksi from the Aviation Enthusiasts Book Club on Facebook

Ep.75 – Falklands Air War Part 3

Ep.75 – Falklands Air War Part 3

In the third of our series on the Falklands Air War we look at two further aspects of the campaign – battle damage and maintenance of the Sea Harriers. This is followed by an examination of how the Islands were defended post-conflict.