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Does Aviation Ruin Your Love Life? 5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Relationship on a Crazy Schedule

There’s a terrible condition that affects aviation workers known as AIDS. No, I’m not talking about the dreadful disease. AIDS stand for Aviation Induced Divorce Syndrome, and it’s a condition that from which a lot of pilots and flight attendants seem to suffer. It’s not a real syndrome, of course, but there is a lot […]

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Icon A5 Light Sport Aircraft

Every once in a while an aircraft rolls out of a hangar that makes pilots sit up and take notice and the Icon A5 is one such aircraft.  It looks set to become a very popular Light Sport Aircraft especially in the USA where flying, particularly with amphibious aircraft, is much more readily accepted in […]

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Flying in Barbados

The Caribbean is known for its sailing, but for the aviator flying in Barbados and the surrounding islands has lots to offer.  As a holiday spot Barbados has just about all one could ask for and a few years ago I logged half an hour or so in the resident C172 at the Barbados Light […]

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Gatwick Airport

[easyazon_image align=”right” height=”500″ identifier=”0752488074″ locale=”UK” src=”http://www.loveair.co.uk/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/51S84RSgCrL.jpg” tag=”loveair-21″ width=”331″][easyazon_link identifier=”0752488074″ locale=”UK” tag=”loveair-21″]Gatwick Airport[/easyazon_link] is now the busiest single runway airport in the world with a maximum of 55 movements per hour. It began its life as an airfield on 1st August 1930 as the home of the Surrey Aero Club and was the home airfield for […]

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6 Reasons to visit Chichester Goodwood Airport

Chichester Goodwood Airport, or Goodwood Airfield as it’s still known by many, is one of the aviation jewels of the south of England.  It has some unique characteristics and is located in an area that has plenty to offer the visitor, whatever their interests and tastes. History: Goodwood Airfield was [easyazon_link identifier=”B017H2JW8Y” locale=”UK” tag=”loveair-21″]RAF Westhampnett[/easyazon_link] […]

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Skyuber

Skyuber is a service that is likely to attract a lot of interest from GA pilots and would-be passengers.  The services brings the two together to share costs and enjoy flying.  It has already found thousands of fans in Europe. The process is quite straightforward; pilots register with the service and share their flight plans.  […]

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Aviatrix: Female Pilot

Mention the word ‘aviatrix’ and most people will think of women who were the first female pilots.  They might think of [easyazon_link identifier=”0753817705″ locale=”UK” tag=”loveair-21″]Amy Johnson[/easyazon_link] or [easyazon_link identifier=”0349121761″ locale=”UK” tag=”loveair-21″]Amelia Earhart[/easyazon_link], or less well known pioneers like [easyazon_link identifier=”0764350676″ locale=”UK” tag=”loveair-21″]Harriet Quimby[/easyazon_link] or [easyazon_link identifier=”1901658384″ locale=”UK” tag=”loveair-21″]Lady Mary Heath[/easyazon_link]. Two modern day female pilots […]

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