Winging It - An ADS Podcast
Environment

Environment

May 22, 2019
The eighth episode of our Winging It podcast is about the environment - considerations from our industry around climate change and future flight.
 
Hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS.
 
With guests:
  • Sameer Savani, Head of Innovation and Engineering at ADS
  • Jeegar Kakkad, Chief Economist & Director of Policy at ADS

Music is provided by Scott Holmes.

Women in Defence

Women in Defence

May 1, 2019

The seventh episode of our Winging It podcast is about Women in Defence. We also talk to schools from across the country about the UK Youth Rocketry Challenge which aims to get young people into STEM.

Hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS.

With guests:

  • Angela Owen, Founder of Women in Defence UK and Senior Advisor to PA Consulting.
  • Michelle Partington, Woman of the Year at the 2018 Women in Defence Awards.
Brexit

Brexit

March 27, 2019

The sixth episode of our Winging It podcast is all about Brexit. This month we are joined by Nicole Sykes from the CBI to discuss what’s been happening with Brexit and what it means for businesses in the UK.

 

Hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS.

 

With guests:

  • Nicole Sykes, Head of EU Negotiations, CBI
  • Aimie Stone, Senior Economist, ADS

Music is provided by Scott Holmes.

Women in Aviation and Aerospace

Women in Aviation and Aerospace

February 27, 2019

The fifth episode of our Winging It podcast is all about women (and a touch of Brexit). Alongside our guests from Airbus and Rolls-Royce we take a look at the Women in Aviation and Aerospace Charter and why it’s so important to increase gender parity in our industries.

 

Hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS

 

With guests:

·         Katherine Bennett CBE, Senior Vice President, Airbus

·         Katie Roscoe, Senior Government Relations Manager, Rolls-Royce

·         Jess Poole, Engineering Graduate Trainee.

 

Music is provided by Scott Holmes.

Aircraft

Aircraft

January 30, 2019

In the fourth episode of Winging It, we take a look at the annual aircraft production data for 2018 and provide an update on Brexit. We are also joined by Mark Lupton at Nexus Nine for discussion on the problems caused by drones at Gatwick airport in December, and potential solutions to the problem.

Hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS

With guests:

  • Aimie Stone, Senior Economist ADS
  • Nicholas Altham, Aerospace Policy Advisor ADS
  • Mark Lupton, Nexus Nine

 

Music is provided by Scott Holmes.

2018 Highlights

2018 Highlights

December 19, 2018

In the third episode of Winging It, we take a look at some of the main highlights from 2018, including Farnborough International Airshow, the Aerospace Sector Deal and RAF100. We also discuss the latest on what is happening with Brexit.

Hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS

With guests:

  • Paul Everitt, Chief Executive of ADS  
  • Ally Ambroziak, Head of Government Relations at Thales

Music is provided by Scott Holmes.

Combat Air Strategy

Combat Air Strategy

November 28, 2018

The second episode in our podcast series that looks to analyse the key issues for our sectors, featuring a range of guests from across our industries.

In this episode, we take a look at what is happening with Brexit and talk to Bob Keen from BAE Systems about the UK's combat air strategy.

This episode of Winging It is hosted by Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS.

Featuring (in order of appearance):

  • Jonathan Hawkings, Head of Public Affairs at ADS
  • Heather Gilchrist, Media & PR Officer at ADS
  • Andy Johnston, Defence Policy Adviser at ADS
  • Bob Keen, Head of Government Relations at BAE Systems

To subscribe on iTunes, please go to: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/winging-it-an-ads-podcast/id1441128954?mt=2

Please note Episode 2 of Winging It will be available on iTunes from 29th November.

Music is provided by Scott Holmes.

Pilot

Pilot

November 2, 2018

In our new Podcast series, we will analyse the key issues for our sectors, featuring a range of guests from across our industries.

In the first episode of Winging It, we discuss what’s happening with Brexit, the upcoming Budget and the UK Security Industry.

Hosted by Jeegar Kakkad, Chief Economist and Director of Policy at ADS.

Starring:

  • Jonathan Hawkings, Head of Public Affairs at ADS
  • Emma Booth, Senior Public Affairs Adviser at ADS
  • Nathan Mathiot, Security Policy Adviser at ADS
  • Hugo Rosemont, Director – Security and Resilience Sector at ADS
  • Thom Rawlinson, Public Affairs Adviser at ADS