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The Simple Flying Podcast - hosted by Joanna Bailey, and Tom Boon is your go to podcast for commercial aviation news and insight.

We discuss the top commercial aviation news stories each week, all of the stories discussed can be found on simpleflying.com.

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The Simple Flying Podcast - hosted by Joanna Bailey, and Tom Boon is your go to podcast for commercial aviation news and insight.

We discuss the top commercial aviation news stories each week, all of the stories discussed can be found on simpleflying.com.

    #41: 'Boris Force One' First Flight, Singapore Airlines 737s & 3 More Aviation Stories

    #41: 'Boris Force One' First Flight, Singapore Airlines 737s & 3 More Aviation Stories

    In episode 41 of the Simple Flying podcast, your hosts Jo and Tom discuss:


    How much use has Hi Fly's A380 had?
    Singapore Airlines' Boeing 737s
    The first VIP Transport flight of 'Boris Force One'
    London Gatwick's low-cost carrier battle
    Vietnam's Bamboo Airways receives DOT approval

    • 27 min
    #40: Hi Fly Retires The A380, airBaltic's CEO Can Fly The A220 & 3 More Aviation Stories

    #40: Hi Fly Retires The A380, airBaltic's CEO Can Fly The A220 & 3 More Aviation Stories

    In episode 40 of the Simple Flying podcast, your hosts Tom and Jo discuss:


    Tegel Airport closes after 60 years
    Hi Fly is retiring its only Airbus A380
    airBaltic’s CEO becomes an A220 pilot
    Emirates's A380 pilot dilemma
    Lufthansa to launch COVID free flights in Germany

    • 27 min
    #39: Brandenburg Airport Opening, COMAC Market Share & 2 More Aviation Stories

    #39: Brandenburg Airport Opening, COMAC Market Share & 2 More Aviation Stories

    In episode 39 of the Simple Flying podcast, your hosts Tom and Jo discuss:


    Future turboprops from Embraer
    Berlin Brandenburg - The Airport
    C919's future market share
    Berlin Brandenburg - The Opening
    A British Airways A380 update

    • 37 min
    #38: US Airlines Still Blocking Middle Seats, European 747 Update & 3 More Aviation Stories

    #38: US Airlines Still Blocking Middle Seats, European 747 Update & 3 More Aviation Stories

    In episode 26 of the Simple Flying podcast, your hosts Tom and Jo discuss:


    American Airlines earnings update and news
    Berlin Brandenburg will finally open
    Only two US airlines are now blocking middle seats
    A European Boeing 747 update
    Boeing live virus testing

    • 34 min
    #37: United Loses Big, Qantas' 8.5hr Flight To Nowhere & 3 More Aviation Stories

    #37: United Loses Big, Qantas' 8.5hr Flight To Nowhere & 3 More Aviation Stories

    In episode 37 of the Simple Flying podcast, your hosts Jo and Tom discuss:


    United loses big but has an optimistic outlook
    Qantas’ 8.5-hour flight to nowhere
    Japan's ZIPAIR finally takes off
    A Lufthansa Airbus A350 Update
    Why you’re more likely to be struck by lightning than catch COVID on a plane

    • 33 min
    #36: Goodbye To The British Airways Boeing 747

    #36: Goodbye To The British Airways Boeing 747

    This week Simple Flying's content manager presents a special episode. On Episode 36 of the Simple Flying podcast, we discuss the retirement of the Queen of the Skies from the British Airways fleet with cabin crew member Kerry Whyte, who has worked in all four 747 cabins over the past 14 years.

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

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28 Ratings

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Good

It’s good to keep up to date on av news but not perfect

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Great podcast!

Very entertaining and easy to listen to, plus really interesting!

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Great weekly update

Always look forward to the weekly show. Yes, the simple flying articles online are great, but there’s nothing like a well informed chat to listen to with my morning coffee!

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