Aviation Week's Check 6 Podcast

Do we still have a need for speed? Join Aviation Week as we discuss the history and technology of speed and whether, moving into the future, supersonic aircraft are economically feasible.

Direct download: Do_We_Still_Have_a_Need_for_Speed.mp3
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Textron Aviation introduces two new airplanes and Flexjet's surprise order for 20 supersonic jets from Aerion highlight a busy and upbeat show. 

Direct download: NBAA_Highlights_From_The_Show.mp3
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The last Dubai Airshow saw record-breaking orders for commercial airliners. Not so this year, but our onsite editors say that’s not necessarily something to worry about. They explain why in this report from the show.

Direct download: What_Is_Happening_At_The_Dubai_Airshow_2015.mp3
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Avionics and Safety Editor John Croft, Managing Editor for Transport Jens Flottau and Executive Editor Jim Asker discuss the safety and security implications of the crash of the Russian charter carrier’s A321.

Direct download: Metrojet_Flight_9268_Crash.mp3
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