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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!

May 6, 2019

Topic of the show: AG and RH continue the discussion about the complex Potomac Approach airspace. Thank you, DV at PCT.

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OB70 Feedback:

  1. Patron MEH feedback about OB70. Link to article provided by DV.
  2. Patron Kilo Lima was featured in an episode of Aviation News Talk
  3.  “CFI Mike” provides a reminder about monitoring guard in the SFRA.
  4. Golf Sierra explains general aviation flying in the FRZ.
  5. Juliet Delta audio on the FRZ requirements. Thank you!
  6. Patron Bravo Foxtrot asked about the upcoming airshow in the SFRA.

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