Chris Smith

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Aviation author and commercial pilot based in the UK, with close to twenty years in the industry.
Airlines

Billund Airport Welcomes Virgin Atlantic Cargo

Virgin Atlantic (VS) is to expand its cargo division into Scandinavia, with Billund (BLL) being added to the network from

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Airlines

Iberia Moves to Terminal 3 at London Heathrow Airport

The Spanish national airline has published an operational update, which indicates that the operator will move to Terminal 3 at

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Airlines

Akasa Air Gains Air Operator Certificate

India’s newest airline, Akasa Air (QP), has been awarded its Air Operator Certificate (AOC) by the Directorate General of Civil

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Airbus Airlines Op-Ed

Op-Ed: The A380 Is back – But for How Long?

As demand for air travel rises, airlines announcing plans to reactivate their decommissioned Airbus A380 fleets have surprised observers.

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Featured Traveler

How Do Pilots Cope with Jet Lag?

As a pilot, I have refined and developed some travel hacks over the years that help me better manage long-distance

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Airlines

Lufthansa Sends Letter of Apology to Customers

The letter, which was posted on Lufthansa's (LH) website, carries a very conciliatory tone, ending with a plea for customers

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Airlines

JetBlue Secures Permanent London Heathrow Slot

This new permanent slot will be implemented with the introduction of jetBlue's (B6) 2022-2023 winter schedule.

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Airports

Amsterdam Schiphol Downsizes Passenger Cap

This is the next European airport to significantly cap the number of flights this summer.

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Airlines

Brussels Airlines Crews to Strike

This is why Brussels Airlines (SN) crews are planning to strike this week.

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AvGeek Featured Industry

How Much Fuel Do Pilots Need?

The legalities surrounding how much fuel is required vary slightly from airline to airline and country to country.

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