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Opposing Bases: Air Traffic Talk

Welcome to Opposing Bases: Air Traffic Talk.  Our aviation podcast is delivered by two experienced pilots that work as air traffic controllers.  We fly in the NAS and we interact with the community through our podcast.  Our show is driven by your feedback and questions.  Enjoy the show and thanks for listening!

Nov 25, 2019

Episode 100 Show Notes


Topic of the show: AG and RH would like to extend a giant thank you to our listeners, our supporters, and our families for helping us reach this major milestone.  We’ve had a blast making 100 episodes and look forward to many, many more!  Thank you for listening and enjoy the show!


Special OB100 shout outs.  Some of you sent in a quick note about the show and the latest milestone.  Thank you for such kind words!




  1. PATRON Whiskey Charlie asks about ATC misconceptions.
  2. PATRON Mike Bravo asked for tips on planning for complex airspace.
  3. PATRON Charlie Kilo asked about conflict recognition and deconfliction.
  4. PATRON Tango Fox left a link about the #shift8 key.
  5. PATRON Delta Mike asks about traffic call outs when we are busy.
  6. PATRON Golf Tango tells a great story about flying with superiors.


Mentions on OB100:


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Airline Pilot Guy Show


Podcasting On a Plane


Aviation News Talk


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