Category Archives: Extras

Episode 351: Grant Reports on the Canowindra International Balloon Challenge

This week’s “Bit’s n Pieces” episode of the Geeks includes a segment from Grant reporting on his experiences as Safety Officer and Met Officer and the 2015 Canowindra International Balloon Challenge (pronounced “Can-ow-ndra” :) )

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For Micah: Booming the Drogue to your Probe

Airplane Geeks listener Micah asked why the Navy went with probe-n-drogue for air-to-air refueling instead of the flying boom system used by the Air Force. Grant thinks it may have been due to the size of the aircraft and the … Continue reading

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Farewell Tribute for Dan Webb

Dan Webb’s been a co-host of the Airplane Geeks for about 150 episodes and has finally graduated from university (oops, sorry, college :) As such, he’s moving on to full-time employment in the airlines and has to leave the Geeks. … Continue reading

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