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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!

Apr 8, 2019

Episode 67 Show Notes

Topic of the show: Feedback catch up time!  

Timely Feedback: Bucket list items from Kilo Kilo!  Compete my Multi-Engine Instrument Commercial Rating, 2nd: Get a ride in a P51, 3rd: Land an airplane in all 50 States, 4th: Fly in every type of airline aircraft currently in service, I've already got most of the easy ones, what I'm missing are the wide body's and finally visit KFFA otherwise known as First Flight in North Carolina.


1. Charlie Hotel left some kind words about the show!  Thank you, Mom.

2. Joe the Airbus Guy had a center question and FF from “Frozen Tundra Center” answered!

3. Kilo Sierra left audio feedback using SpeakPipe about transitioning to helicopters!

4. Charlie Mike from Alaska is a new CFI, congratulations.  BE18! Great audio feedback.  Thank you, CM!

5. Another Charlie Mike left kind words about the show.  Thank you, CM2!

6. Papa Lima left several questions he had been saving!  Thank you, PL!

7. Charlie Sierra has an ADS-B airspace required equipment question.  We provided a link to an FAA Q and A page about ADS B and this picture from this link will be on the website. Link to graphic.

8. Sierra Lima asks about aircraft type in the initial call-up.  Great question, SL, thanks!

9. Hilarious audio feedback from “DB Cooper”.  LOL.  Thank you!  C402’s are amazing!

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