Guest Stephen Trimble, author of The DEW Line on FlightGlobal joins in as we talk AirVenture Oshkosh 2010 and also military aviation. A sleep-deprived Dan brings us a bit of airline news to round out the GA, military, and commercial aviation conversation.

That’s Rob Mark and Dan Webb at Oshkosh in the photo, by the way.

The week’s aviation news:


This episode is dedicated to Mike’s mom.

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7 Responses to “Episode 108 – AirVenture Oshkosh 2010”

  1. [Carson sends in a link to a pretty funny YouTube video by Fascinating Aida…]

    A pretty good video about the trials and tribulations of Ryan Air etc.

    August 4th, 2010 | 2:12 am
  2. [Pieter sends a link to “Amazing planes that failed”]

    An interesting link for the guys to look at, Best Regards, Pieter

    August 4th, 2010 | 2:20 am
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    August 4th, 2010 | 2:55 am
  4. Hoovenson

    The Sukhoi PAK-FA’s front profile reminds me of Lockheed’s YF-23.

    August 4th, 2010 | 8:10 pm
  5. Hoovenson

    I mean NORTHROP YF-23, *ahem…

    August 4th, 2010 | 9:29 pm
  6. Great podcast. loved your Oshkosh feature. Dan, you were right, it was loud! Stop by the EAA Wearhouse next year and say hi!

    August 6th, 2010 | 1:09 pm
  7. Peter

    And don’t forget that Eastern Airline’s restored DC-7 arrived at Oshkosh with some very special passengers— FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt joins Capt. Sully Sullenberger, and his F.O. Jeff Skiles for a flight around the Oshkosh area during AirVenture.

    August 7th, 2010 | 12:36 pm