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Plane Talk - Using 2 different airlines to reach my destination: Is it risky?

Plane Talk - Using 2 different airlines to reach my destination: Is it risky?

Plane Talk

If your journey includes a stop-over or two, you may not be flying with the same airline across multiple flights. Is there an extra risk to flying with two or more airlines to get to your destin...

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Swiss Up! - Terrorism in the 1970s in Switzerland

Swiss Up! - Terrorism in the 1970s in Switzerland

Swiss Up!

In 1970 Switzerland was hit by a series of terrorist attacks. One plane exploded, another one attacked and a third one hijacked and taken to the Jordanian desert. What happened and exactly what sec...

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Plane Talk - Dangerous goods (Pt 1) - Transporting parachutes & life jackets

Plane Talk - Dangerous goods (Pt 1) - Transporting parachutes & life jackets

Plane Talk

Calling all sailors, pilots, skiers and lovers of extreme sports. Do you ever want to travel on an aircraft with a life vest, a parachute or an avalanche rescue backpack. Can you travel with these ...

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Plane Talk - Gender diversity in aviation

Plane Talk - Gender diversity in aviation

Plane Talk

Image courtesy of @christavliegt  

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Plane Talk - Human trafficking

Plane Talk - Human trafficking

Plane Talk

What are we supposed to do if we see something suspicious? Is it really a significant problem on air transport? What training do cabin crew have to recognise when someone might be being traff...

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Plane Talk - Are you a 'connected' traveller?

Plane Talk - Are you a 'connected' traveller?

Plane Talk

73 % of us want to be connected to Wi-Fi whilst we're in the air. Chaitan and Katt sympathise with the other 27% that just want to fly in peace. We take a look at what the future looks like whe...

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Plane Talk - My passport on my smartphone and other aviation tech

Plane Talk - My passport on my smartphone and other aviation tech

Plane Talk

Could passports be a thing of the past?

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Plane Talk - Robotics at the airport for an ageing population

Plane Talk - Robotics at the airport for an ageing population

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain, from IATA, looks at some of the innovative ways that airports might help ageing travellers in the future.    

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Plane Talk - Why is my flight shorter in one direction than the other?

Plane Talk - Why is my flight shorter in one direction than the other?

Plane Talk

So the flight to my destination is shorter than the return flight. What's that about? Chaitan Jain explains...  

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Sky's the Limit: the top 5 must-dos in Dubrovnik

Sky's the Limit: the top 5 must-dos in Dubrovnik

The Sky’s the Limit

On this week's Sky's the Limit, Amanda travels to the jewel of the Adriatic coast - Dubrovnik

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Plane Talk - Jetlag (Part 1 of 2)

Plane Talk - Jetlag (Part 1 of 2)

Plane Talk

Do you suffer from jetlag?

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Plane Talk - Jetlag (Part 2 of 2)

Plane Talk - Jetlag (Part 2 of 2)

Plane Talk

Do you suffer from jetlag? If so, you're not alone! It's something Chaitan gets asked a lot, so here's part 2 of our 2 part series of some very practical tips. For more episodes of P...

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