Articles: Travel

Plane Talk - Connecting flights in Africa (2 Sept 2016)

Plane Talk - Connecting flights in Africa (2 Sept 2016)

Plane Talk

Interconnecting flights within the continent are few and far between. It's tricky to travel between countries without taking a route via Europe, but why is this and what benefits, aside from shorte...

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Plane Talk - Paralympics (9 Sept 2016)

Plane Talk - Paralympics (9 Sept 2016)

Plane Talk

The Paralympics are underway in Rio and so it's a good time to think about travelling with special requirements, such as wheelchair access. As always, Chaitan's here to make your trip a smooth one ...

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Plane Talk - I'm off to Namibia (30 Sept 2016)

Plane Talk - I'm off to Namibia (30 Sept 2016)

Plane Talk

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Plane Talk - Wildlife Trafficking (1 July 2016)

Plane Talk - Wildlife Trafficking (1 July 2016)

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Plane Talk - Wildlife Trafficking

Plane Talk - Wildlife Trafficking

Plane Talk

Wildlife trafficking is the subject of this week's Plane Talk episode.

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Plane Talk - Zika (17 June 2016)

Plane Talk - Zika (17 June 2016)

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain, Assistant Director of External Affairs at I.A.T.A. (International Air Transport Association) answers all your questions about plane travel. If you want to get practical tips about how...

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Plane Talk - 2015 Passenger Survey (24 June 2016)

Plane Talk - 2015 Passenger Survey (24 June 2016)

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Chaitan Jain, Assistant Director of External Affairs at I.A.T.A. (International Air Transport Association) answers all your questions about plane travel. If you want to get practical tips about how...

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Absolutely Annecy

Absolutely Annecy

There are some fabulous and stylish things going on in Annecy, you just need to know where to find them! Hansine Johnston has paced the cobbled streets and has a plan full of inspiration that will ...

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Plane Talk - How big can my hand-luggage be? (10 June 2016)

Plane Talk - How big can my hand-luggage be? (10 June 2016)

Plane Talk

WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Plane Talk - How to prevent unruly co-passengers? (3 June 2016)

Plane Talk - How to prevent unruly co-passengers? (3 June 2016)

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain, Assistant Director of External Affairs at I.A.T.A. (International Air Transport Association) answers all your questions about plane travel. If you want to get practical tips about how...

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My Annecy...

My Annecy...

WRS Mid Morning Mix Presenter Katt Cullen has made Annecy her home – and loves its alternative vibe and café culture. Here she shares some favourite after dark hangouts, including the ...

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Plane Talk: What do the T&C's actually say?

Plane Talk: What do the T&C's actually say?

Plane Talk

We all know not to sign anything before we have read and understood the material, right? Yet, most of us neglect this when it comes to online purchasing.

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Plane Talk - What do the T&Cs actually say ?(27 May 2016)

Plane Talk - What do the T&Cs actually say ?(27 May 2016)

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Chaitan gives us a heads up on what we're ticking in that little box that says 'terms & conditions' For more from Chaitan Jain from IATA, visit https://worldradio.ch/radio/shows/plane-talk.htm...

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Plane Talk - What I can and can't have in my hand luggage

Plane Talk - What I can and can't have in my hand luggage

Plane Talk

What can and can't you take in your hand luggage?

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Plane Talk - What I Can And Can't Have In My Hand Luggage (20 May 2016)

Plane Talk - What I Can And Can't Have In My Hand Luggage (20 May 2016)

Plane Talk

IATA's Chaitan Jain explains just what we can and can't have in our hand luggage on another episode of Plane Talk. To hear more from Chaitan, or listen live, click on www.worldradio.ch/radio/shows...

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Crystal clear Annecy

Crystal clear Annecy

From the hidden charms of the Cour du Pré Carré to the medieval Old Town; from a famous flea market to bustling downtown quartiers - Annecy has a taste for the good life and an eye for contrast...

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Plane Talk - What are my rights when my flight is delayed?

Plane Talk - What are my rights when my flight is delayed?

Plane Talk

On this week's Plane Talk, aviation expert Chaitan Jain explains an important topic - what exactly are your rights and what should you expect when your flight is delayed?

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Plane Talk - Flight delays & my rights (13 May 2016)

Plane Talk - Flight delays & my rights (13 May 2016)

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain is here to help explain what rights we have when our flight is delayed. It's handy to know, but it's certainly not simple. If you have any questions for Chaitan, you can email studio...

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Plane Talk - Biofuels (6 May 2016)

Plane Talk - Biofuels (6 May 2016)

Plane Talk

Self confessed 'aviation geek' Chaitan Jain is back in the WRS studio to tell us what major developments are underway in terms of fuel for aircraft. Listen to more from Chaitan on the website http...

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Plane Talk - Biofuels and the humble coconut

Plane Talk - Biofuels and the humble coconut

Plane Talk

Self confessed 'aviation geek' Chaitan Jain from IATA is back in the WRS studio to tell us what major developments are underway in terms of fuel for aircraft on this week's episode of Plane Talk.

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Plane Talk - How Does My Pilot Stay Awake For A 16 Hr Flight (29 Apr 2016)

Plane Talk - How Does My Pilot Stay Awake For A 16 Hr Flight (29 Apr 2016)

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So whilst we have our eye masks on and we've kicked our shoes off, drifting off whilst watching an in-flight movie, how on earth does my pilot last out through the long-haul flight. Truth is, there...

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Plane Talk - Being Better Prepared For Flight Delays (22 Apr 2016)

Plane Talk - Being Better Prepared For Flight Delays (22 Apr 2016)

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Chaitan might not be able to stop your flight being delayed, but he can certainly give you some top tips to minimise the inconvenience. He joins Katt on WRS to talk us through some of the ways we c...

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Plane Talk - Where should I go before anyone else does? (15 Apr 2016)

Plane Talk - Where should I go before anyone else does? (15 Apr 2016)

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain from IATA tells us where we should go before anyone else gets there. He's sharing the IATA predictions for the emerging tourist markets; what they are and how such predictions are made...

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Plane Talk - Where should I go before anyone else does?

Plane Talk - Where should I go before anyone else does?

Plane Talk

Chaitan Jain from IATA tells us where we should go before anyone else gets there. He's sharing the IATA predictions for the emerging tourist markets; what they are and how such predictions are made...

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