AvTalk Episode 24: A Big Win for Bombardier

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Summary: On this episode of AvTalk, we welcome back CNN aviation editor <a href="https://twitter.com/jonostrower">Jon Ostrower</a> to discuss the surprise ruling by the ITC in the Boeing—Bombardier C Series tariff case. We round up some news from the past few weeks and we answer the age old question: how many plumbers does it take to fix a broken lavatory?<br> ITC rules in favor of the C Series<br> In a surprise ruling, the ITC voted in favor of the C Series, and against Boeing, in a trade dispute that has wide-ranging implications for the aviation industry. We invite CNN aviation editor Jon Ostrower back to the program to discuss what the ruling means for the industry and where Bombardier and Boeing go from here.<br> Plugged up plane plunges plumbers’ plans<br> We recap the past few weeks in aviation, including the Norwegian flight with 85 plumbers aboard that needed to return to Oslo… because the toilets stopped working.<br> Elsewhere, Alaska Airlines unveiled the <a href="https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8832961">first former Virgin America A320</a> to wear the Alaska livery, the <a href="https://blog.flightradar24.com/blog/the-boeing-787-10-earns-faa-certification/">787-10 earned FAA certification</a>, WOW Air sent and <a href="https://twitter.com/flightradar24/status/956120700233936896">A321neo from Reykjavik to Los Angeles</a>, and Mike Isler continues to have one of the best jobs in the world.<br> <br> More <a href="https://twitter.com/Delta?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@Delta</a> air-to-air work with the Airbus A350 in California. No passengers on board, pre-coordinated flight. <a href="https://t.co/NAFfWQ60Fz">pic.twitter.com/NAFfWQ60Fz</a><br> — Mike Isler (@MikeIsler) <a href="https://twitter.com/MikeIsler/status/958465464174133249?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">January 30, 2018</a><br> <br> Let us know what you think<br> Like the podcast? Have suggestions for future shows? Let us know by leaving us a <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/avtalk-aviation-podcast/id1215571407?mt=2">review on iTunes</a>. Reviews on iTunes not only help us make a better show, they help more people find the podcast! Want to send us additional feedback, just <a href="mailto:podcast@fr24.com">email us</a>.<br>  <br>