News Monday June 21st
Season 1, Ep. 52
On this week's podcast – Aer Lingus delays the start of its transatlantic operations from Manchester, Easyjet and BA swoop into Belfast to service routes vacated by Stobart Air and Ryanair takes delivery of its first two Boeing 737-8200 aircraft.
Pilot of the Airwaves - Captain Barry Lang
Season 1, Ep. 49
Known to a generation as a radio presenter of the Beatbox on RTE 2FM, he surprised his listeners when he left broadcasting for aviation. His career from Trans Aer to Gulf Air and a career in Emirates as Captain on the A330 A340 A380. Technical flight check pilot A330 A340. CRM/HF instructorBarry shares his stories from radio and the flight deck of one of the world's biggest passenger aircraft. He tells a great story that has no regrets about a career in flying,
News Monday June 14th
Season 1, Ep. 50
On this week's Short Final – Stobart Air ceases all flying, EirTrade opens a new facility in the US, and Eurocontrol details the impact of Covid-19 on air traffic in and out of Ireland. We also talk with Captain Simon Croghan from Recover Irish Aviation founded by a group of aviation professionals in order to provide a voice for the aviation community in Ireland following the economic devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
News May 31st, 2021
Season 1, Ep. 48
On this week's Short Final – The Irish government announced a date for overseas travel to restart, routes out of airports in Northern Ireland begin to resume, and Tecnam Aircraft announce their new dealer for Ireland.
How two Irish businesses help maintain Ireland as a world leader in leasing.
Season 1, Ep. 47
This week we meet with Alan Phelan the founder and CEO of APTN.aero (Aircraft Professionals Technical Network) and Matt Gee who is COO of Six West, they provide ferry and flight operations services to the aircraft leasing community and airlines worldwide and are an enterprise member of the APTN.aero technical network.We talk with Matt and Alan about the current state of play in the commercial aviation world and how it impacts the technical side of flying aircraft. We also examine how the aircraft technical sector is a crucial part of the aviation industry in Ireland and how we need to stay ahead of the competition to maintain Ireland’s leading role in aircraft leasing worldwide.”This podcast was recorded at Bloom HQ in Mountrath, County Laois, one of a number of new Digital and Community Enterprise Hubs around the country where you'll see many aviation businesses blooming in the future in a post-Covid environment.sixwestservices.com & https://aptn.aero/https://supporter.acast.com/squawk7000
News May 24th, 2021
Season 1, Ep. 46
On this week's Short Final – lots of news in a 12-minute session! AFTA is Chosen as EASA SPO Operator for the Green Rebel Group. The Airbus Beluga XL visits Shannon on a training mission and Aer Lingus Regional announces another new route from Belfast.