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Seventy years ago, the Airline Stewardess Association was formed and began to pave the way for what is today the world's largest Flight Attendant union, the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA); A flight attendant was allegedly banned from flying because she exceeded the company's height-to-weight ratio requirements; The database is under development, the FAA said, and will contain the records of approximately 866,000 pilots; Airline Pilot Jailed For Being More Than Seven Times Over Legal Alcohol Limit; a mechanical failure that caused the nose of a jet to rise off the ground prematurely before takeoff, defying the crew's attempts to push it down. These stories and much more on this week's Episode 231. See you at the Gate for the departure of Flight 231, Monday August 31st at 7:00 pm ET
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The one that holds things together at the airport airline operations has to be the STATION MANAGER. Tonight we have two gentlemen that have held that position - one from Eastern and the other from DELTA. Tune in Monday,... more

"Airport 2013" should be the title of this airline humor. Listen in and see if you can identify any of these quips and "back-at-you" repartee. Join us with your own airport and airplane funny stories. We depart from the Gate at exactly 7:00... more

"Thanks for the Memories" - Eastern. And there were many. Join your Hosts in tonight's show as we recall the golden memories of our beloved airline. Add your own during the show as we welcome your calls during the show. Call us at:... more

Christmas comes but once a year and so does the EAL Christmas Special broadcast. We hope you like the selection of Christmas stories - both heart warming and humorous. Tis the time for celebration and thankfulness for all our... more

We have a selection of interviews, stories and humor in our program Monday at 7:00 pm EST. An Atlanta Captain talks about his career with Eastern and a story right out of the 40s are told in this broadcast of Episode 95. Be at the Gate for... more

"This is your Captain, those on the left side of the aircraft have a good view of the lights of New Orleans. Those on the right side have a view of a orange glowing light flying about 100 yards off our right wing tip. As you can see its long and... more

The "Flight Check" is the title of tonight's program. Last in the series the Captain candidate must demonstarte to the Company and the FAA his proficiency to be a Pilot-In-Command of a milti-million dollar aircraft and the lives of hundreds of... more

Follow a new Eastern Captain's rating checkride in this two part series. You will hear how the Oral Phase and the Flight Phase is conducted. Also, re-live the Eastern Cafterria and Travelers Hotel Pool Bar activities in this Episode 92. We... more

We're back from the REPA Convention with some great interviews. Our Monday night show will be a fasinating story of an Eastern pilot's WW2 experiences as an OSS aircraft commander. As you probably know, the OSS was the forerunner of... more

A midair crew change. The captain and first officer become incapacitated in the exciting Episode of what could happen and with the outcome highly possible in our new airliners of today. Be with us for Flight 90 Monday at 7:00 pm EST.