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Sky Talk Radio Aviation Podcast #6, Drinking Cancun

Sky Talk Radio Aviation Podcast #6, Drinking Cancun So what happens when you get drunk passengers on an airplane.  Quite possibly the biggest problem in commercial aviation today is the consumption of alcohol by passengers both before the flight and during the flight.  Drink ...

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Sky Talk Radio Aviation Podcast #5, Captain Coleman

Sky Talk Radio Aviation Podcast #5 Captain Coleman So what do pilots eat and how does it effect them?  That is the million dollar question that this aviation podcast answers in an amusing way.  Another great exclusive story by Captain Kirbs.  Most people do not think about t ...

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Sky Talk Radio Aviation Podcast #3, Airline Medical Emergency

Sky Talk Radio Aviation Podcast #3, Airline Medical Emergency Episode three talks about what happens in the airline business when someone gets sick or has a serious airline medical emergency.  Airline emergencies are more frequent than most people think.  In fact crews are t ...

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What Don’t You Like About Your Airline?

What Don’t You Like About Your Airline? Is it a loaded question?  Of course it is.  Unless your are brand spanking new to the airline business, chances are the shine has rubbed off the airline apple so to speak.  This is a small peak as to what I find annoying at my ai ...

Sky Talk Radio

Sky Talk Radio, An Aviation Podcast

Airspeed Junkie is now proud to sponser Sky Talk Radio.  STR is an aviation podcast that features two captains talking and telling stories about the airline industry.  The podcasts generally run around 10-12 minutes and feature all kinds of stories from general aviation to p ...

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Do You Need to Study Calculus in your Aviation Career?

I remember when I was in college getting my degree in flight technology.  Back then everything was so fresh and new.  College was new and exciting and you pretty much took everyone’s word about what you needed with your education.  I wanted to be a professional pilot s ...

Pilot Shortage

Is There Really A Pilot Shortage?

All over the Internet and out in the marketplace, the aviation landscape is buzzing about a pilot shortage.  Some companies say there is a shortage and some pilots report that they cannot get the time of day for a job interview.  Part of the problem is the source of the repo ...

How do you Train Leadership in the Cockpit?

This is a great question and it really is aimed at more experienced pilots.  I have talked to a lot of people about this and the answers vary widely.  One of the most common answers is that you can’t really train leadership, you either are or you are not.  I am under the bel ...