• AvTalk Episode 61: La Compagnie co-founder Jean-Charles Perino

    On this episode of AvTalk, we’re joined by Jean Charles Perino, co-founder of La Compagnie, the all-business class transatlantic airline, for a wide-ranging discussion about the airline and where La Compagnie finds itself within the industry. We also get an update on when the 737 MAX could return to service, teams in Greenland make a …   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 60: A Paris Surprise

    On this episode of AvTalk, aviation journalist John Walton joins us from the Paris Air Show to discuss Airbus’ launch of the A321XLR and the importance of IAG’s order of 200 737 MAX aircraft. We also discuss a recent GPS issue that grounded some flights.   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 59: From Regional Jet to Space Jet

    On this episode of AvTalk, Mitsubishi sets its eyes on the CRJ program, we learn more about the Air Astana loss of control incident in Portugal, and Jason and Seth Miller check in from the IATA annual general meeting in Seoul.   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 58: Flying Nostalgia

    On this episode of AvTalk, we get an update on the Aeroflot 1492 accident. Southwest makes a deal with their mechanics while American goes to court with theirs. And Chris Sloan from Airways Magazine stops by to chat about his recent trip to Russia to fly on vintage Soviet aircraft.   Read More

  • AvTalk Special Episode: A 737 MAX Update

    On this special episode of AvTalk, we welcome The Air Current editor-in-chief Jon Ostrower as we discuss the status of the Boeing 737 MAX and the compendium of reporting that’s come out in the last few weeks. We’re taking a closer look at how the aircraft was developed, what Boeing is doing to get it …   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 57: In an evacuation, leave everything

    On this episode of AvTalk, we discuss Aeroflot 1492 in Moscow, Miami Air’s runway excursion in Jacksonville, new liveries, and Jason heads to Italy.   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 56: How to land a plane

    On this episode of AvTalk, Jet Airways halts flights, the FAA lays out its path to re-certification of the 737 MAX, and we sit down for a conversation with pilot and author Mark Vanhoenacker.   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 55: The ET302 Preliminary Report

    Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS On this episode of AvTalk, we discuss the Ethiopian investigators’ preliminary report...

  • AvTalk Episode 54: the 737 MAX MCAS Software Update

    On this episode of AvTalk, we discuss Boeing’s MCAS software update, the continued grounding of the 737 MAX fleet, and passengers on one flight are surprised to find themselves in the wrong country upon landing.   Read More

  • AvTalk Episode 53: Ethiopian 302 and the grounding of the 737 MAX

    On this episode of AvTalk we’re joined by The Air Current editor-in-chief Jon Ostrower to discuss the crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 and the subsequent grounding of the 737 MAX. We also get an update from the NTSB on the crash of Atlas Air flight 3591 and an update on the closure of Pakistan’s …   Read More