Airline Flying

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 ...

Airline Pilots

Funny or Stupid Things People Say to Their Airline Pilot.

Funny or Stupid Things People Say to Their Airline Pilot. Every time I see the news feature a story about airlines, I cringe in anticipation.  What negative spin is the media going to project that is going to make my job harder?  It is bad enough if there is an accident or i ...

Airline Passenger

What Airline Passengers Do You Get to Sit Next Too?

What Airline Passengers Do You Get to Sit Next Too? No doubt at one time or another you have taken a commercial flight somewhere.  If you are traveling with your family, you may have had the chance to sit together.  There are times when families are split up and have to sit ...

airline pilot

Funny Things People Say to Airline Pilots

Funny Things People Say to Airline Pilots Every time I see the news feature a story about airlines, I cringe in anticipation.  What negative spin is the media going to project that is going to make my job harder?  It is bad enough if there is an accident or incident, those ...

airline retirement

Airline Pilot Retirement Age

I have been a part of numerous conversations about pilot retirement ages and the extension to age 65.  The consensus is mixed about whether this is a good thing or not.  Some pilots are excited about the opportunity to work another five years and add to their retirement.  In ...