Flightradar24 Blog

AvTalk Episode 49: Shut it down

On this episode of AvTalk, Indonesia finds the Lion Air 610 cockpit voice recorder, we look at the effects the US government shutdown is having on aviation, and our favorite roof top bar that’s also an airline announces last call.

Lion Air JT610 CVR found

Indonesian officials announced the recovery of the Cockpit Voice Recorder from JT610 nearly 3 months after the crash. We discuss the vital role the CVR will play in the investigation.

US Government shutdown affecting aviation

We look at the effects the US government shutdown is having on aviation in the US and around the world.

Boeing + Embraer joint ventures approved

Brazil gave approval to the Boeing + Embraer joint ventures, bringing the world one step closer to an aircraft manufacturer super-duopoly.

Air France to reabsorb Joon

Air France will end its experiment with the ‘also an airline’ Joon, reabsorbing the sub-carrier into Air France proper. We take a look at why the experiment failed.

2018 orders and deliveries

We dig into the order and delivery numbers from 2018 to see how Airbus and Boeing fared.

Let us know what you think

Like the podcast? Have suggestions for future shows? Let us know by leaving us a review on iTunes. Reviews on iTunes not only help us make a better show, they help more people find the podcast! Want to send us additional feedback, just email us.

Share this podcast
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email
Subscribe now
Get weekly updates on Flightradar24 and have the latest aviation news land in your inbox.
Recent episodes

AvTalk Episode 169: It was a hit and run

On this episode of AvTalk, a RED Air MD-82 goes off the runway in…

AvTalk Episode 168: Patience packed, but will it be enough?

On this episode of AvTalk, Ian heads to Stockholm, while Jason is joined by…

AvTalk Episode 167: Could SAS be the new Alitalia?

On this week’s episode of AvTalk, Spirit pulls its vote after JetBlue sweetens its…

AvTalk Episode 166: You can’t stick that plug there

On this episode of AvTalk, we’re joined once again by journalist John Walton to…

AvTalk Episode 165: LufthITA Cruise Lines

On this episode of AvTalk, Jet Airways gets its AOC, Lufthansa and MSC Group…

AvTalk Episode 164: JetBlue vs Spirit 2: this time it’s hostile

On this episode of AvTalk, CNBC airline reporter Leslie Josephs returns to update us…

Get the Flightradar24 Aviation newsletter

Flight tracking and aviation industry news direct to your inbox

Aviation news comes quickly, so we want to bring more of the aviation world to you with our weekly Flightradar24 aviation newsletter - On The Radar.