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Federal Aviation Administration
The Air Up There
A podcast for people who are curious about the wide world of aviation. Join the FAA as we nerd out about the future of flight, drones, and ways to make the National Airspace System safer, smarter, and more efficient.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.7 stars from 55 ratings
Even the break content is engaging. Well done FAA! My only complaint is the intro music which feels strangely incongruous to the great content. It’s as though intended to jazz up an otherwise boring podcast, but this podcast is not dull. As a retired FAA employee myself, how much better it...Read full review »
YGlen via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/30/21
Excellent tool
I’m ATP and Mechanic , congrats all involved.
aviation 10 via Apple Podcasts · Brazil · 12/14/20
Not Bad..
Overall not bad, good information and knowledgeable interviewees. However as you would expect from the FAA they are behind the times, very poor production quality. Also the constant background music during the interviews is extremely distracting and frustrating to listen to. Hopefully they make...Read full review »
private air travel via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/28/20
Recent Episodes
On a flight back to his home airport in a single-engine Piper Saratoga, pilot Truman O'Brien ran into engine trouble. FAA air traffic controllers at the Portland, Oregon TRACON were in close communication with the pilot, offering him multiple landing options and working hard to help guide him to...
Published 06/17/21
In Season 2, Episode 11, we spoke with FAA drone expert Danielle Corbett to gain a better understanding of how drone pilots can fly safely and in line with FAA rules. That episode is packed with lots of information that will help you to be a great drone pilot! In today's episode, we're...
Published 06/04/21
Last year, there were nearly 7,000 reported laser strikes against pilots — and those are just the ones that were reported. In fact, laser strikes increased during 2020 despite a lower number of air traffic operations. Laser lights can pose a serious safety risk to pilots flying aircraft, and...
Published 05/28/21
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