Episodes From The Eastern Files can be seen by going to: www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.

Episode 1 - From The Eastern Files:

Commences June 23, 2016 with stories told every Thursday afternoon at 3:00 P.M. EDT.  This week Captain Neal Holland will be assisted by his Host, Howard Meuche to open the series.


Episode 2 - From the Eastern Files:

From the Eastern Files we bring you a true story of an Eastern passenger committing suicide by jumping out of an Eastern airplane. Please tune in as we recount this amazing story from the Eastern files presented on Thursday, June 30th at 3:00 P.M.


Episode 3 - From the Eastern Files:

Story by the late Capt. Hank Foley, Ladies Can Be funny plus a DC3 True Story. Our departure time for Episode 3 of From The Eastern Files is at 3:00 PM EDT. See you at the Gate.


Episode 4 - From the Eastern Files:

Flying the Mail in the Pitcairn Mailwing. Join us today at 3:00 pm for Episode 4 From the Eastern Files.


Episode 5 - From the Eastern Files:

Eastern's Rooftop Airmail and other stories From the Eastern Files. Episode 5 will be broadcast July 28th at 3:00 pm EDT. We hope you will join us.

 

Episode 6 - From the Eastern Files:

From the Eastern Files we bring you stories about Eastern's legendary pilot, Captain Dick Merrill as told by his fellow pilots. Listen-in at 3:00 pm EDT August 11th. www.ealradioshow.com


Episode 7 - From the Eastern Files:
From The Eastern Files comes the story of the Eastern pilot who soloed Charles Lindbergh. Plus an extra story about the Cat and Duck method of Instrument Flying. Join us at 3:00 pm EDT on www.ealradioshow.com


Episode 8 - From the Eastern Files:
From the Eastern Files we bring you IFR - Category 1930s and a little refresher course on the Morse Code. Tune in today at 3 pm EDT. www.ealradioshow.com.


Episode 9 - From the Eastern Files:
Stories taken from Newsletters from 1928 - 1931. Hear news stories about the early days of what eventually became one of the world's great airlines. From the Eastern Files is on the air at 3:00 pm EDT Thursday September 1st.  


Episode 10 - From the Eastern Files:
We broadcast Eastern Airlines Military Operations. Stand proud for the men and women serving in WW2, Korea and Vietnam. Tune in at 3:00 pm EDT Thursday, November 8th.


Episode 11 - From the Eastern Files:

Captain Eddie DC3 Crash - From The Eastern Files.


Episode 12 - From the Eastern Files:

13 Greatest Aircraft ever built as considered by the Head of the Smithsonian in Washington, DC. See if your favorite is included as we pull another great article From The Eastern Files. Join us at 3:00 pm ET Thursday, September 29th.


Episode 13 - From the Eastern Files:

Captain Bill Malone wrote this for the Retired Eastern Pilots Association's (REPA) magazine REPArtee, It's titled Eastern's Love Affair With Lockheed and the Radio Show presents it From The Eastern Files. Thursday, October 7th at 3:00 pm ET.


Episode 14 - From the Eastern Files:

We take another outstanding story From the Eastern Files. Along the lines of Fate is the Hunter Captain Bill Malone writes another story that reminds us the many times we have asked why we escaped a life ending experience.


Episode 15 - From the Eastern Files:

From the Eastern Files we've chosen two stories for Episode 15 - Eastern's Workhorse the Martin 404 and Airplane 581 Where Are You? Be with us at 3pm ET Thursday October 20th. See you at the Gate


Episode 16 - From the Eastern Files:

Last of the World's Great Pilots passed away October 25th at 94. From the Eastern Files pays tribute to one of the world's greatest pilots. Thursday, October 27th at 3:00 pm ET.


Episode 17 - From the Eastern Files:

There will never be another Slim Babbitt. The man that could show Geroge T Baker how to shut his airline down. Eastern Captain Slim Babbitt is our From the Eastern Files feature this week. Join us at 3m ET Thursday, November 3rd.


Episode 18 - From the Eastern Files:

Readings from the 1931 Eastern Air Transport Newsletter NewsWings From the Eastern Files.


Episode 19 - From the Eastern Files:

Invisible Highways, From the Eastern Files, is the broadcast for Thursday, November 17th at 3:00 pm EDT.


We're live on the air Thanksgiving Day and welcome you to call in to the broadcast beginning at 3:00 pm EDT. Share your thoughts on this day, the smell of great food being prepared, the sounds of family and renewal.


From the Eastern Files we present The Way of the Great Silver Fleet - Where We Fly To - and Why.  A 1940s Souvenir Map pf Eastern Air Lines. Listen in at 3:00 pm EDT, Thursday, December 1st..


Episode 22 - From the Eastern Files:
Notes for this weeks From the Eastern Files are taken from the 1934 Eastern Publication NewsWings.  Listen in at www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie at 3:00 pm EDT Thursday, Dec 8th.

Episode 23 - From the Eastern Files:
Christmas Music From the Eastern Files.  Here are some Holiday songs not normally heard during Christmas.  Join us for this special Holiday Broadcast this Thursday at 3:00 pm EDT this Thursday at 3:00 pm EDT

Episode 24 - From the Eastern Files:

Historian Files from years past on From the Eastern Files. Tune in at 3:00 pm EDT Thursday January 19th www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.


Episode 25 - From the Eastern Files: The late Howard Meuche, a contributor and host of our Radio Show, wrote a book of short stories titled "Stories From Here and There."  Two stories from that book will be presented on our radio broadcast From the Eastern Files.  Join us at 3pm EDT Thursday, February 2nd.

Episode 26 - From the Eastern Files:
Readings from the Eastern Archives. Enjoy flashes of Eastern Airlines memories. Every Thursday at 3:00 pm EDT.

Episode 27 - From the Eastern Files:
News From the Industry is now covered in our 3:00 pm Radio broadcasts every Thursday. Join "From the Eastern Files at www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie - or on your phone at 213-816-1611.

Thursday, March 2nd at 3 pm ET is an edited broadcast of the very popular Episode 307 - Air Crash Investigation with 3-leading aviation experts.  It is a Re-play of Episode 307 because of the tremendous interest we had this past Monday night.  Three experts on air disasters/investigation give their views about past, present and future state of Air Safety Investigation. A must listen for anyone involved in air transportation. Go to www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.
From the Eastern Files takes a look at Florida's "Little Other" Airlines as published in the Newsletter of the Florida Aviation Historical Society. Please join us at www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie Thursday March 9th at 3:00 pm ET.

The NTSB report of Eastern Flight 980 crash on Mt. Illimani will be presented on From the Eastern Files. Thursday April 12th at 3:00 pm EDT. Go to www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.

Episode 31 - From the Eastern Files:
"To See or Not to See - That is the Question is a story of an L-1011 with both main windows shattered and no forward visibility en-route to the west Coast. Our second story is simply titled "Fly It Like a J3 Cub. Listen in at 3pm EDT.


Songs From Our Eastern Days... Enjoy the music of the Greatest Generation and Eastern Airlines in the 40s. Thursday, May 4th at 3:00 pm EDT. Please join us at www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at 3:00 pm ET.

Historian Art Furchgot's Eastern History will be presented in this two part broadcast. Listen at 3pm EDT for Part I. Go to www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.

Historian Art Furchgot's Notes: History of Eastern Airlines, Part II takes us fro 1970 until 1990. Please join us June 1, 2017 at 3:00 PM ET.
Part III Art Furchgott's Notes of Eastern History. The last days of Eastern Airlines as recorded in the Notes of REPA Historian Art Furchgott. Thursday, June 15th at 3:00 pm EDT. We hope you can join us. From the Eastern Files

The EAL Radio Show Episode 36 "From The Eastern Files" begins at 3:00 P.M. on Thursday, June 29, 2017. The topic chosen is "Unusual and Funny On Board Flights and Other Stories". Go to www.ealradioshow.com

to listen, or by going to the Radio Show website at: www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie

The First Lady of America had her first airplane flight on Eastern Air Transport. We present From the Eastern Files the story of the wife of the 32nd President of the United States flying in an Eastern aircraft. Tune in at 3:00 pm EDT.

Go to www.ealradioshow.com to listen, or by going to the Radio Show website at: www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie


Episode 38 - From the Eastern Files
Stories From the Eastern Files are take from Captain Neal Holland's book "Wings of Man(y)"  Tune in today at 3:00 pm EDT  Go to www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie

Episode 39 - From the Eastern Files
The several hats worn by Captain Eddie Rickenbacker will be featured in the next few From the Eastern Files we broadcast every other Thursday afternoon at 3pm EDT.  You'll really like this story of the "Hat of Survival."  Tune us in at www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.


Episode 40 - From the Eastern Files
Will The Real Eddie Rickenbacker Please Stand Up? We continue Part Two "The Boss" of this three part series from Robert Sterling's book From The Captain to the Colonel. Join us at 3:00 pm ET.

Episode 41 - From the Eastern Files
Part Three is the series "will the real Eddie Rickenbacker please stand up." Part III - The Man. Join us at 3:00 pm ET October 19th www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie

Episode 42 - From the Eastern Files "Eastern's 2nd Anniversary - Notes and events May, 1930". Going back into our Eastern Files, we thought you might be interested to know how the relatively new airline was doing. Tune in for Episode 42 From The Eastern
Air Service For The Passenger Provided By Eastern Air Transport. Eight Questions answered that insures passenger safety while in an Eastern aircraft. Thursday, November 16th at 3:00 pm ET. We hope you will listen in.

Episode 44 - From the Eastern Files
A great story as told by Captain Bill Malone and printed in the Retired Eastern Pilots Association Magazine - REPArtee.

Continuing the great article written by Captain Bill Malone appearing in the Retired Eastern Pilots Association in Episode 44. Tune in to the conclusion of fate as it plays out in every ones life. Go to: www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.

Episode 46 - From The Eastern Files - Cancelled Due to Technical Difficulties
The EAL Radio Show Episode 46, Thursday, January 4, 2018, "From The Eastern Files" begins at 3:00 P.M. Neal will  give us "More Eastern Memories". Listen in by going to our website, www.ealradioshow.com, or at the EAL Blog Talk Radio website at: www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.

Episode 47- From the Eastern Files
YCMTSUp - strange things happen on airplanes and about airplanesa. Listen in as we bring you From The Eastern Files our broadcast of "You Can't Make This Stuff Up". Thursday January 18th at 3pm ET join us at the Gate.

Episode 48 - From the Eastern Files
Early history of Eastern and its parent company Pitcairn Aviation. Thursday February 1,2018 at 3pm ET join us at the Gate.

Episode 49 - From the Eastern Files
The EAL Radio Show Episode 49, Thursday, "From The Eastern Files" begins at 3:00 P.M. Neal will  give us "More Eastern Memories". Listen in by going to our website, www.ealradioshow.com, or at the EAL Blog Talk Radio website at: www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie. Notes from the past.

Eastern's legendary pilots. This Episode we feature Captain Slim Babbitt. A remarkable man both With Eastern and in retirement. Join us Thursday, March 1st at 3:00 pm ET.

Episode 51 - From the Eastern Files
From the Eastern Files brings another legendary Eastern pilot to our broadcast. Tune in to the life and times of Captain Jim Talton of Dawsonville, GA. Our show starts at 3:00 pm ET Thursday March 15th. See you at the Gate.

Episode 52 - From the Eastern Files
From the Eastern Files brings another legendary Eastern pilot to our broadcast. Tune in for the life and times of Captain JOHN HALLIBURTON - Part I. Our show starts at 3:00 pm ET Thursday, April 26th 2018. See you at the Gate.

Episode 53 - From the Eastern Files
Part II The Legendary Pilots of Eastern Airlines - Captain John Halliburton.  Listen in at 3:00 pm EDT May 10th when we broadcast the Part II of this great Eastern employee before we go on to the next Legendary Captain.

Episode 54 - From the Eastern Files From the Eastern Files presents Eastern Airlines 1st pilot, Captain Gene Brown. Part I will be featured in this two-part series. Captain Brown remained #1 pilot throughout his entire career with Eastern. Listen in on Episode 55 on May 7th for Part II -The  Legendary "Captain Gene Brown - Eastern's 1st Pilot."

Episode 55 - From the Eastern Files
Episode 55 From the Eastern Files continues with Part II of Eastern's Legendary Captain Gene Brown - Number 1 pilot hired in Seniority. He was Number One his entire career with Eastern. Listen in at our website www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie at 3:00 pm EDT Thursday June 7th.

Captain Dick Merrill is our Legendary Eastern pilot in the spotlight in today's Episode of From the Eastern Files. Long Number #2 on the Eastern seniority list, Dick was perhaps the most celebrated of them all. Tune in today at 3:00 pm EDT for Part I - The Legendary Pilots of Eastern Airlines. www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie.

We continue our Legendary Pilot Series with Part II - Captain Dick Merrill, Eastern's most celebrated pilot. Join us at 3:00 pm EDT July 5th for more about Eastern's "Number 2" pilot. See you at the Gate.

Part III of Captain Dick Merrill includes the life and times of his movie star wife, Toby Wing. Toby has a Star on Hollywoods walk of Fame. Join us today, Thursday July 19th at 3:00 pm EDT. www.blogtalkradio.com/capteddie

Episode 59 - From The Eastern Files -Cancelled and will broadcast this Episode August 16, 2018