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S1:E210 | 28th March 2021

The Weekend Show with Chris Notter and Steven Dickson (part 48)

Here we are again!

Next week’s podcast is confirmed as the 1-year anniversary show. Magics & Tragics of the past year

IATA Safety Report released

Stats down on 2020 over 2019 as would be expected

Real terms – a few signs of needing to focus on all areas of Safety, SMS, Training currency/recency etc.

Opportunities to educate the public on how safe the industry really is

With every good piece of news there is a flip side

Without Govt’s getting behind aviation ‘July or Bust’ could be reality for many

We need to open up the skies now — well done to those bringing the metal back

Canadian ATC concerns at redundancies

Ryan Air opening up new routes

Norwegian have recruited ex Ryanair Adrian Dunne as new EVP Ops — solid choice..

Finnair focus on electric Aircraft possibilities – Heart’s ES-19

Sweden to increase airport fees for high polluting aircraft

Atlanta Hartsfield back at Nr.1 Busiest Airport

QR – Operating more seats than any other carrier

Music used: Distant Lands – Hanu Dixit.mp3



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Chris Notter started his career with H.M.Customs & Excise before moving into Freight Forwarding. He then entered the Airline side of the business, spending 29 years with German Carrier Lufthansa. Chris always references Lufthansa as being “the best possible training platform that anyone could have been given in their early career years.” Since leaving Lufthansa, Chris has held senior leading industry roles including -Head of Cargo with Etihad, both VP of Operations at the HUB and VP of Network with Qatar Airways. More recently and during some 5 years with Saudi Cargo, he has held the position of VP Network Operations as well as Chief Ground Handling Officer. Since early 2019, Chris has once again returned to Consultancy as well as hosting the EVA Podcast series.