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Plane Talk - Flying in times of Covid

Plane Talk - Flying in times of Covid

Plane Talk

Plane Talk is BACK! We're talking about air travel in times of Covid: What does flying look like during a pandemic? How safe is it breathing recycled air on-board? What to expect at the airport...

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Geneva Box - a chat with Geneva Tourism CEO Adrien Genier

Geneva Box - a chat with Geneva Tourism CEO Adrien Genier

Mid Morning Mix

The “Geneva Box” is a concept brought to you by the Geneva Tourism office. Each box includes an overnight hotel stay and an amazing typically Genevan experience for you to enjoy du...

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Sky's the Limit: Mauritius (2nd March 2020)

Sky's the Limit: Mauritius (2nd March 2020)

The Sky’s the Limit

In this week's Sky's the Limit, the travel guide to your next holiday destination, Tay talks about MAURITIUS, the Indian Ocean island just east of Madagascar.  

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Anzère - the year round family destination in the heart of the Valais

Anzère - the year round family destination in the heart of the Valais

Mid Morning Mix

We love Anzère in the summer and in the winter! The convenience of having everything within walking distance makes for an easy trip. The many activities available for kids and adults and ...

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London City Airport: Special Offer from CHF34

London City Airport: Special Offer from CHF34

The Breakfast Show

Fancy jetting off on an ‘oh so British’ city trip to discover the monuments and neighbourhoods of the capital of the United Kingdom?

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An incredible stay in Ticino

An incredible stay in Ticino

Mid Morning Mix

  The WRS team took a trip to Ticino to find out more about this Italian-speaking, palm-tree lined canton.  We spoke to locals and professionals about the best spots to taste a...

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TICINO: Sunshine 2-hours away from home!

TICINO: Sunshine 2-hours away from home!

The Breakfast Show

Ticino is the only Swiss region entirely located south of the Alps where Italian is the official language.   Ticino is the perfect destination for families, honeymooners and nature lover...

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Plane Talk - Easier travel across the African continent

Plane Talk - Easier travel across the African continent

Plane Talk

  Chaitan Jain from IATA explains the latest updates regarding travel across Africa. Could it finally be becoming easier to travel within Africa? It looks that way. Here's what we kn...

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Plane Talk - Packing tips

Plane Talk - Packing tips

Plane Talk

Snow globes are still a no-no. And though you might like to be prepared, here's why you shouldn't wrap those gifts before you travel. Seasonal travelling tips from the International Air Transport...

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Plane Talk - What nationality travels the most? (WATS part 3)

Plane Talk - What nationality travels the most? (WATS part 3)

Plane Talk

The World Air Transport Statistics (WATS) are in. Chaitan Jain reports back on the world's biggest airlines. First of all, what really are the WATS? Which region accounts for the most air tr...

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Plane Talk - Have you travelled on one of the most popular routes in the world?  (WATS part 2)

Plane Talk - Have you travelled on one of the most popular routes in the world? (WATS part 2)

Plane Talk

The World Air Transport Statistics (WATS) are in. Chaitan reports back on where people are flying to and from and the most popular routes in the world. We take a look at the most popular internatio...

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Plane Talk - One European Sky

Plane Talk - One European Sky

Plane Talk

Following last week's episode, looking at why we zig-zag so much when we fly, Chaitan proposes a solution for more effective travel. With potential savings in cost and considerable benefits ...

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Plane Talk - Why do we zig-zag so much when we fly?

Plane Talk - Why do we zig-zag so much when we fly?

Plane Talk

Chaitan looks at how we're currently zig-zagging across Europe when we travel by air, and why. Is this really the most efficient way to travel?

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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 - 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  - Donate airmiles to AIRLINK

Plane Talk - Donate airmiles to AIRLINK

Plane Talk

Airlink are a small organisation made up of aviation professionals who understand the logistics of using free cargo space on commercial airlines, to transport essential items to disaster zones. Pre...

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Plane Talk - One Order means one reference number

Plane Talk - One Order means one reference number

Plane Talk

Ever get confused between your reference number, your booking number, your flight number and your e-ticket number? One Order is a programme that IATA have created that's designed to make you...

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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 - 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 - Whats better for me; public or privately owned airports?

Plane Talk - Whats better for me; public or privately owned airports?

Plane Talk

Chaitan explains some of the pros and cons of public and privately owned airports.

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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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24 hours in Locarno

24 hours in Locarno

Mid Morning Mix

I love Ticino. It still amazes me that in a country as small as Switzerland I have access to so many varying regions within a 2-3 hour drive. Visiting Locarno has become a favorite getaway whe...

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Sky's the Limit: Brussels (8 September 2017)

Sky's the Limit: Brussels (8 September 2017)

The Sky’s the Limit

This week Amanda Kerin takes in the delight's of Belgium's capital, Brussels

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Sky's the Limit: Top 5 sights in Rome

Sky's the Limit: Top 5 sights in Rome

The Sky’s the Limit

Amanda examines the beauty and history of the Italian capital Rome.

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