Podcast: The Top Flight Plan Episodes of 2023

Dec. 4, 2023

With the New Year quickly approaching, we look back on the most popular episodes of NBAA’s Flight Plan podcast over the past 12 months, which featured discussions about professionalism and safety, the relationship between sustainability and emerging technologies in business aviation and how NBAA works with the FAA to keep pilots flying safely through areas of convective weather.

In these three episodes, NBAA Flight Plan host Rob Finfrock speaks with:
  • Eric Canup, chair of NBAA Domestic Operations Committee and head of flight operations at Live Oak Bank
  • Scott Cutshall, member, NBAA Sustainability Subcommittee and senior vice president of development and sustainability at Clay Lacy Aviation
  • Brock Jordan, co-chair, NBAA Sustainability Subcommittee and chief pilot for Netflix
  • David Keys, vice chair of NBAA Domestic Operations Committee, chief pilot at Peace River Citrus Products and president of the Central Florida Business Aviation Association
  • Roland Nuñez, acting national aviation meteorologist in charge at the FAA Air Traffic Control System Command Center for the National Weather Service
  • Paul McDuffee, vice chair, NBAA Emerging Technologies Committee and senior principal advisor at Supernal
  • Dean Snell, manager of NBAA Air Traffic Services
  • Chris Proudlove, member, NBAA Emerging Technologies Committee and senior vice president for Global Aerospace

Podcast Episode

February 20, 2024

Podcast: Enhancing Privacy for Business Aircraft Operators

The FAA has been working with NBAA and others to address privacy concerns with the Privacy ICAO Address program (PIA), which recently was expanded beyond the contiguous U.S. to include overwater routes.
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February 12, 2024

Podcast: How Data Collection, Monitoring and Sharing Improves Safety

Flight data monitoring and data sharing are important tools to help identify potential safety risks before they become serious issues. That said, many operators are uncertain about how they work, what equipment is needed and what this information can offer their operations. NBAA has developed a new, comprehensive resource to answer those and other questions.
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February 7, 2024

NBAA Flight Plan Extra: A Start-of-Year Reminder of Business Aviation’s Value

In this special edition of NBAA Flight Plan, podcast host Rob Finfrock gets a few moments in between conference sessions with NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen to discuss the latest efforts by the association to highlight business aviation's societal benefits.
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February 5, 2024

Podcast: Should Aeronautical Activity Be Redefined?

NBAA, with input from its Emerging Technologies Committee, Access Committee and Advanced Air Mobility Roundtable, recently joined with other industry partners to declare there are good reasons for the FAA not to use the term advanced air mobility in the agency's proposed revised definition of aeronautical activity.
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