With the 2023 Dubai Air Show underway there are plenty of new orders to talk about. And lots of other news, too.

Is there at least maybe, hopefully a good reason for American Airlines slashing its mini-hub in Austin?

Can loyalty programs actually make changes that seem to make things better for customers, without taking benefits away elsewhere? Tune in to find out.

Picking an airport in Mexico might be a bit more challenging later this year. Plus flying whales and more Tokyo.

Can fries be reasonably served as a side on board? And, quite frankly, why not tater tots instead??

New wing designs, and new engines hanging from them, could change the way we fly. Or at least make it more efficient.

Scavenging for spare parts, profitable routes, or just good travel ideas? We’ve got it all in this week’s show.