Scott Pendry, Chairman of The Air League’s ‘Leading Edge’ initiative joins us as co-host, and we feature an interview with Bob Smith, BAE Systems’ Engineering Director for the Typhoon, which demonstrates the complexity of designing and manufacturing a modern warplane.
Running Order (Hrs.Mins.Secs):
• 0.04.30 News Update
• 0.23.30 Scott Pendry – The Air League
• 0.42.48 Bob Smith – BAE Systems
• 1.15.10 ‘Things You Never Knew About…’
• 1.16.38 GetInvolved
• 1.26.36 Aerospace Events
• 1.31.13 Programme end and outtakes
• 1.33.54 End
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Further Links for this show:
The Air League:
BAE Systems / Typhoon:
http://www.globalaviationresource.com/reports/2013/airshows-uk-2013-raf-typhoon-display-pilot-interview/index.php (Global Aviation Resource exclusive with previous Xtended interviewee, Flt Lt Jamie Norris, RAF 2013 Typhoon Display Pilot)
As ever, thank you all for your support – and we look forward to bringing you more, next month.
In the meantime, we hope you enjoy Episode 10, do let us know what you think!
Pieter, Gareth and Tim – your Xtended Team