Episode 339 - Sky's 737 Jumbo


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Join Carlos, Matt, Nev and Paul from the Layovers Podcast for this week's episode of the Number One UK Aviation Podcast, PTUK! In this week's show we say a fond farewell to BA's last two Boeing 747's "but there may be good news", The A220 turns into the next new biz jet, and a woman is caught trying to take rather a lot of money into Dubai. In the military news Russia's new fighter jet goes topless, Canada receives their first CC-295 Kingfisher Search and Rescue Aircraft and we have some exciting Red Arrows news. We also learn more about Dan Holley's love of storm chasing in part 2 of Captain Al and Matt's chat with him. Chris Marsh shares with us his thoughts on Aviation in his life. Search social media for 'PlaneTalkingUK' Whatsapp Number - +44 757 22 491 66 Email - podcast@planetalkinguk.com Website - www.planetalkinguk.com Dan Holley - Twitter @DanHolley_ Captain Al - Twitter @Airbus_Al We often feature pictures from our friend Jonathan Warner and his INCREDIBLE pictures can be found here - https://www.flickr.com/photos/54998417@N02/ Here are the links to the stories we featured this week : COMMERCIAL BA's 'Queen of the Skies' jumbos bid farewell to rainy London https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-health-coronavirus-british-airways-idUKKBN26S3LM The aircraft could have life somewhere else too https://onemileatatime.com/avatar-airlines-british-airways-747/ Popular plane-tracking websites hacked in spate of mystery cyber attacks https://www.getreading.co.uk/news/uk-world-news/popular-plane-tracking-websites-hacked-19016045 Airbus A220-100 to evolve as ‘TwoTwenty’ corporate jet https://www.flightglobal.com/air-transport/airbus-a220-100-to-evolve-as-twotwenty-corporate-jet/140475.article Airlines hope Covid-19 health pass will have passengers flying again https://www.ft.com/content/8d603248-6884-4081-9256-8c5b2f2827ba UK Supreme Court hears climate case on Heathrow airport expansion https://www.climatechangenews.com/2020/10/08/uk-supreme-court-hears-climate-case-heathrow-airport-expansion/ https://www.constructionnews.co.uk/civils/heathrow-heads-to-supreme-court-for-third-runway-appeal-07-10-2020/ https://www.guardian-series.co.uk/news/18783135.heathrow-airport-third-runway-will-not-open-2030/ https://www.ashurst.com/en/news-and-insights/legal-updates/the-heathrow-decision---what-does-it-mean-for-infrastructure/ Emirates Fined by the US for Flying Over Iranian Controlled Airspace https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/air-transport/2020-10-02/us-fines-emirates-overflying-tehran-fir Korean Air to secure new facilities to help transport COVID Vaccine http://koreabizwire.com/korean-air-to-secure-additional-storage-for-coronavirus-vaccine/171338 https://simpleflying.com/how-airlines-are-preparing-to-ship-the-covid-19-vaccine/ Leeds woman found with almost £2-million in cash in suitcase https://www.itv.com/news/calendar/2020-10-08/leeds-woman-found-with-almost-2-million-in-cash-in-suitcase MILITARY Watch Russia Fly Its New Fighter Jet with the Top Down, As a Flex https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/aviation/a34289018/watch-russia-fly-new-fighter-jet-with-top-down/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zm2odB-tp4s&feature=youtu.be F-35 Crash Blamed on Tired Pilot, Fancy Helmet, Other Issues https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/aviation/a34290250/f-35-crash-blamed-on-tired-pilot-autopilot-helmet-other-issues/ Canada Has Received The First CC-295 Kingfisher Search And Rescue Aircraft https://theaviationist.com/2020/10/06/canada-has-received-the-first-cc-295-kingfisher-search-and-rescue-aircraft/ New Red 1 announced by Red Arrows https://ukaviation.news/new-red-1-announced-by-red-arrows/ https://www.raf.mod.uk/display-teams/red-arrows/news/new-red-arrows-team-leader-aims-to-inspire-with-dynamic-air-display/

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